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The Voynich Manuscript
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 328

The Voynich Manuscript

An examination of the many theories surrounding this enigmatic text, apparently written in code • Reveals the connections between this work and the Cathars, Roger Bacon, and John Dee • Explains the cryptanalysis methods used in attempts to break the code • Includes color images from the manuscript juxtaposed with other medieval writings Since its discovery by Wilfrid Voynich in an Italian monastery in 1912, the Voynich Manuscript has baffled scholars and cryptanalysists with its unidentifiable script and bizarre illustrations. Written in an unknown language or an as yet undecipherable code, this medieval manuscript contains hundreds of illustrations of unknown plants, cosmological char...

The Voynich Manuscript
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 204

The Voynich Manuscript

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2012-06-25
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  • Publisher: e-artnow

This ebook is the complete reproduction of the preserved Voynich Manuscript, formatted for high resolution color ebook reader displays. The Voynich manuscript, also known as "the world's most mysterious manuscript", is a work which dates to the early 15th century, possibly from northern Italy. It is named after the book dealer Wilfrid Voynich, who purchased it in 1912. Much of the manuscript resembles herbal manuscripts of the time period, seeming to present illustrations and information about plants and their possible uses for medical purposes. However, most of the plants do not match known species, and the manuscript's script and language remain unknown and unreadable. Possibly some form o...

The Voynich Manuscript: an Elegant Enigma
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 150

The Voynich Manuscript: an Elegant Enigma

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2012-08-17
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  • Publisher: CreateSpace

The reader may well wonder, "What still another paper on the Voynich manuscript?" So much has been written already on that most studies, most curious, and most mysterious manuscript upon which so many researchers have exhausted their faculties in vain. As a relatively recent newcomer to the ranks of Voynich manuscript research, the author retraced the steps of all his predecessors, rediscovering their sources, repeating their experiments, growing excited over the same promising leads that excited them, and learning only later that all these things have already been tried and had failed, often several times. The author does not wish to imply that he regrets any of his efforts. In fact, he lit...

The Curse of the Voynich
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 230

The Curse of the Voynich

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2006-01-01
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  • Publisher: Unknown

For hundreds of years, the bizarre Voynich Manuscript has been the subject of intrigue and fascination. In this book, leading Voynich researcher Nick Pelling strips away the veils of deception to reveal the secret history of this mystery, looking at the people, the places and the politics behind this 'elegant enigma'.

Voynich Manuscript [Translated]
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 81

Voynich Manuscript [Translated]

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2013-02-18
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  • Publisher: BookBaby

Our book deciphers the secret code of the Voynich manuscript and translates the first part of this medical text written in 15th century. We discover the note book of an apothecary who spoke a Greek language is here revealed and we discover his thoughts and prescriptions.

Unraveling the Voynich Codex
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 412

Unraveling the Voynich Codex

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2018-08-16
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  • Publisher: Springer

Unraveling the Voynich Codex reviews the historical, botanical, zoological, and iconographic evidence related to the Voynich Codex, one of the most enigmatic historic texts of all time. The bizarre Voynich Codex has often been referred to as the most mysterious book in the world. Discovered in an Italian Catholic college in 1912 by a Polish book dealer Wilfrid Voynich, it was eventually bequeathed to the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library of Yale University. It contains symbolic language that has defied translation by eminent cryptologists. The codex is encyclopedic in scope and contains sections known as herbal, pharmaceutical, balenological (nude nymphs bathing in pools), astrologic...

Tales from the Voynich Manuscript and The Island of Jan Mayen
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 177

Tales from the Voynich Manuscript and The Island of Jan Mayen

Two independent stories of historical and religious intrigue are linked by the Voynich Manuscript, a centuries-old document and blueprint of advanced knowledge kept under wraps by religious authorities in the Vatican. The Vertebra of God details the fight of a Vatican priest who deciphered it, forced to flee Rome and go into hiding in Amsterdam, pursued for years by a shadowy, ruthless hitman with orders to kill him to prevent the knowledge in the manuscript becoming widespread. When word of the priest's whereabouts leaks out, the chase is on and the final battle is joined over a young student brought back to life by the priest. Set in Sicily, The Temple of One Thousand Crystals ranges from ...

The Voynich Project: Nephilim Rising an Omega Force Thriller
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 308

The Voynich Project: Nephilim Rising an Omega Force Thriller

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2008-09
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  • Publisher: Lulu.com

For centuries, the Voynich manuscript has remained a mystery, but the Lost Magical Diary of C.G. Jung holds the key to unlocking its secrets. Dr. Blair Kelly, an archaeologist and Celtic High Priestess, must decode the Voynich manuscript.

The Complete Voynich Manuscript Digitally Enhanced Researchers Edition
  • Language: en

The Complete Voynich Manuscript Digitally Enhanced Researchers Edition

The world's most mysterious literary enigma has now been digitally remastered and packaged into an eBook to assist researchers in decoding it comfortably on their tablets. Imaging has been enhanced and optimized into a 22mb ePUB as well as organized into a reference material style paging system. This version is intended to make the Voynich Manuscript (VM) more widely available to researchers by giving them easy access to the full enhanced book on a very mobile tablet platform. Designed for the researcher on the go or for any intellectual seeking to get away from their computer screen for awhile. With a brief introduction for new comers to the VM as well as a list of theories and access to a Voynich online thinktank community this book intends to assist in the global decoding effort. This cover to cover version of the VM was made primarily for those seriously invested in deciphering the VM and is intended to aid those in their quest to unlock the secrets of the world's most mysterious book.

The Voynich Prophecy
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 293

The Voynich Prophecy

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2007
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  • Publisher: Unknown

On a failed mission deep within the Syrian Desert, Major Brody Devlin and his special ops team--The Omega Force, encounter a horrific discovery, bizarre experiments in genetic engineering. On a dig in the Middle East, Dr. Blair Kelly, a beautiful but tough-as-nails archaeologist rescues Wendy, a young orphan, from the clutches of a mad assassin, al-Dajjal. But it just so happens that Blair is a Celtic High Priestess and Wendy is an indigo child, who possesses fantastic powers. When Blair's alchemist brother and Wendy are kidnapped, Blair and Devlin are drawn into an evil conspiracy of Neo-Nazis. In a daring commando raid on the British Museum, the Voynich manuscript and the mysterious Crystal Skulls are stolen. Using Blair as a decoy, Devlin and his team dive headlong into an ancient quest taht dates back to the Nazi Occult Bureau.