literary forgery

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Fascinated as Langer is with literary frauds, he could not have invented a story of textual intrigue as rich as the strange story of the Aleppo Codex: the oldest surviving edition of the Tanakh in book form, dating to the year 939 CE, it is said to have been pored over by Maimonides himself.
Would it be against the law to write a novel that described in detail the torture and execution of the ten most detested literary frauds in the country?
The tracts so produced were, of course, not literary frauds in the normal sense, and were produced out of strong humanitarian feelings.