A Brazilian publishing company has now published the cleartext of Borges’ first encrypted book. This work is titled TAC – Teoria da Absorção do Conhecimento. The title page shows Giordano Bruno.
TAC immediately entered the Brazilian list of best-selling books on position 20 last month. Borges’ second work is already set for release.
Especially popular in India?
My recent blog posts about the Borges case are currently very popular due to the enormous interest this story and the best-selling book have stirred. What surprises me is that, according to my WordPress statitics tool, by far most page views come from India. Does this mean that the Borges case is especially popular there? Or did the statistics tool confuse India with Brazil? Maybe readers from Brazil or India can tell me more about this.
An unsolved mystery
While most of Borges’ writing has been deciphered, there are still a few text passages that remain unsolved. Here’s one part:
Here’s another part: