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Re: VMs: Lessons From A Bookseller

--- DANA SCOTT <dscott520@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> I succeeded in persuading the Father 
> Superior, and in a month that whole library was in
> my hands, and I sent them 
> a cartload of modern trash in exchange. 

Nice find!
There are two possibilities. Either Voynich was
exaggerating to the point of not speaking the
truth, or he was talking about another case
(i.e. not the Mondragone).

If you're still planning to go to the Beinecke,
be sure to look through the box with his 
correspondence about this episode. 

Cheers, Rene

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