The Voynich Manuscript

The Voynich manuscript is named after Wilfrid Voynich, who acquired it in 1912 from a Jesuit library. There are many theories as to what this book from the 1400s contains, but no one knows whether it's a cypher text, a lost language or gibberish.

Topics in this Podcast: 15th Century, art history, Voynich Manuscript, art, history mysteries