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With a name like Codex Seraphinianus, it's no surprise it features peculiar drawings. There are plenty of weird and indecipherable texts in history. But one of the most curious texts in recent times is the Codex Seraphinianus. Published in 1981, the codex was written by Italian artist, architect and industrial designer Luigi Serafini over a …
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