Hoaxing statistical features of the Voynich Manuscript

@article{Rugg2017HoaxingSF,
  title={Hoaxing statistical features of the Voynich Manuscript},
  author={Gordon Rugg and Gavin Taylor},
  journal={Cryptologia},
  year={2017},
  volume={41},
  pages={247 - 268}
}
ABSTRACT In a previous article, the first author demonstrated that simple materials and techniques could produce meaningless text of comparable complexity to the text in the Voynich Manuscript, at a speed which made a hoax a feasible explanation. The table and grille method described in that article also replicated the main qualitative features of the text in the Voynich Manuscript. In this article, the authors demonstrate that the same table and grille method can also replicate the main… 
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