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Is the Voynich Manuscript a health manual ?

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Fascinating. Somehow I prefer things with that total air of mystery but I guess it's better to know the truth (if it is, of course) than not.

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It has been pointed out by botanists that about half of the depicted plants do not exist in real life and are quite fantastical. 

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9 hours ago, Sundew said:

It has been pointed out by botanists that about half of the depicted plants do not exist in real life and are quite fantastical. 

maybe it was their interpretation of plants, with a bit of free license because some of the plants do not look recognisable . 

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By studying digitized images of the manuscript's pages, he was able to spot a common form of medieval Latin abbreviation used primarily in medical treatises about herbs.

Where the heck has this guy been all these years?

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