The pass is likely discovered every day. But that discovery would not be a significant novel addition to our our working body of knowledge in this craft.
erdnasephile wrote:It happens in other fields too. Medicine in particular, given the names of horrific diseases and syndromes.
Just like today, people wanted to be famous no matter what.
Nothing like being set into print as a copyist or person who publishes other people's work without permission... or worse, seeks attention for reinventing the wheel.
How about an ebook on how to suck eggs too?