A Mysterious Manuscript Found in Old Copy of ‘Alice in Wonderland’

A Mysterious Manuscript Found in Old Copy of ‘Alice in Wonderland’

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Do you like second-hand books? I love those used copies not only because of the book value but for some unexpected surprises hidden in the book. Literally.  A mysterious manuscript was recently found in a used copy of Alice in Wonderland in a second-hand bookshop in Warrnambool, Australia. Lorraine Smith, the owner of the bookshop, recalled that the customer came to her saying that she found this “surprise” while browsing Alice in Wonderland.   Just like going down a rabbit hole, you never know what you’re going to find! The manuscript was indeed mysterious. It’s a parchment-like material with a zig-zag top and recognizable numbers “1583” on the bottom. …