Forgers sentence example
Rather He seems intent on making forgers or a laughing stock out of them.
Some, however, of the classic poets he appears to have known only from anthologies; hence he was misled into quoting as from Euripides and others verses which were written by Jewish forgers.
Nine Sat ma hundred and ninety-nine pieces out of every thousand SO that do duty as genuine examples of this prince of faiences are simply examples of the skill of modern forgers.
As early as 1238 Gregory IX., in his bull Quoniam abundavit iniquitas, condemned and denounced as forgers (tanquam falsarios) all who begged or preached in a habit resembling that of the mendicant orders, and this condemnation was repeated by him or his successors.
The intention was to try and deter forgers, but the experiment was not a success.Advertisement
So you can't have forgers claiming to be Paul.
If the monks forged it they did a more interesting job than most medieval forgers.
The clever forgers have played on the desire of biblicists and believers to have their beliefs confirmed.
The work of well-known forgers such as Fournier and Spiro are well represented in the collection in addition to items from less well-known forgers.