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The Cuneiform Digital Palaeography Project

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I have read cunningly written text the Sumerian of which is obscure and the Akkadian difficult to clarify. I have examined stone inscriptions from before the flood that are blocked up, sealed, mixed up.

Ashurbanipal, King of Assyria, seventh century B.C.

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