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Casten
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5/30/2018 1:54:26 AM
Posted: 9 months ago
What do you think it is? A 15th century hoax full of garbled nonsense? A meaningful but obscure language we just can't decipher?
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janesix
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5/30/2018 1:55:42 AM
Posted: 9 months ago
At 5/30/2018 1:54:26 AM, Casten wrote:
What do you think it is? A 15th century hoax full of garbled nonsense? A meaningful but obscure language we just can't decipher?
Nonsense
Casten
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5/30/2018 2:08:26 AM
Posted: 9 months ago
At 5/30/2018 1:55:42 AM, janesix wrote:
At 5/30/2018 1:54:26 AM, Casten wrote:
What do you think it is? A 15th century hoax full of garbled nonsense? A meaningful but obscure language we just can't decipher?
Nonsense

My cynicism agrees. What's your take on motive? I always thought someone probably decided to fabricate a mysterious looking book that excites the imagination so they could sell it to a wealthy but credulous collector.
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janesix
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5/30/2018 2:09:32 AM
Posted: 9 months ago
At 5/30/2018 2:08:26 AM, Casten wrote:
At 5/30/2018 1:55:42 AM, janesix wrote:
At 5/30/2018 1:54:26 AM, Casten wrote:
What do you think it is? A 15th century hoax full of garbled nonsense? A meaningful but obscure language we just can't decipher?
Nonsense

My cynicism agrees. What's your take on motive? I always thought someone probably decided to fabricate a mysterious looking book that excites the imagination so they could sell it to a wealthy but credulous collector.
Probably something like that
keithprosser
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5/30/2018 2:33:41 AM
Posted: 9 months ago
At 5/30/2018 2:09:32 AM, janesix wrote:
At 5/30/2018 2:08:26 AM, Casten wrote:
At 5/30/2018 1:55:42 AM, janesix wrote:
At 5/30/2018 1:54:26 AM, Casten wrote:
What do you think it is? A 15th century hoax full of garbled nonsense? A meaningful but obscure language we just can't decipher?
Nonsense

My cynicism agrees. What's your take on motive? I always thought someone probably decided to fabricate a mysterious looking book that excites the imagination so they could sell it to a wealthy but credulous collector.
Probably something like that

If not it could be something like some crank's weird website today. I assume they had loonies in those days too! Sadly timecube.com is no more...