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Ancient book found with inky cat prints across the page

Feb 19, 2013 By Abraham

Medieval book historian Erik Kwakkel recently discovered a book from the Middle Ages that shows ancient scribes had similar distractions to pet owners of today…

Here’s what this ancient feline might have been thinking as it left its mark for posterity…


  1. Blanche Pinson says:

    This reminds me of Peter Sellers’ character in the movie “The Wrong Box.” The scene where he blotted the ink on the death certificate with one of his kittens: priceless!

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