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Found a book bound in human skin

human skinThe library of Harvard University found a very old book bound in human skin. Experts examined the work of the French writer Arsen Hussaye XIX century called the soul of Doom and confirmed that she really constricted human skin.

At least they think in it at 99.9%. Author himself called his book Reflections on the soul and life after death. As reported by CNN, in the mid-1880s, he gave this work to his friend Louis Buland physician. That, in turn, wrapped leather book unidentified patient suffering from mental disorder and died of a stroke.

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Posted by on June 5, 2014 in Historical, miracles

 

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The most mysterious book-the Voynich manuscript

mysterious book1912 when the Jesuits from Italy needed money to open his college. Provided for this building was in need of reinstatement, and therefore it was decided to sell some of the ancient manuscripts preserved in the collection of the monks. To this proposal willingly responded Wilfrid Voynich, known in Europe antiquarian and bibliophile.

The monks sold him 30 books, but on the condition that he would not disclose the place of purchase. One of the books was purchased by an ancient manuscript, which was later named after its owner. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on January 8, 2013 in Historical, Mysterious

 

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Cultural vandalism

vandalismIn the future, while walking in Levoberezhny Tutayeva a bored young man got into an abandoned wooden house. And there, in the old village of trash and found this:-

Being a lover of books, guest took the find with you. And for good reason. The book was not even particularly useful in terms of reading, but entertaining all the other senses. And it means a full affair (not like in the movie “The Ninth Gate“, of course, but also an interesting) – I’ll tell you about it. But first, a look book. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on January 8, 2013 in Historical, Mysterious

 

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