The book was full of quotes and borrowed phrases, but not a single word was written.
Every word that you saw in the book had appeared like magic, through unknown methods.
Only one copy was known of this book and it was discovered in the library by mistake, when a young pupil was searching for unorthodox books about the world.
The librarian had no recollection of the book, but he loaned to the lad.
After reading the book, the boy was on cloud nine because of what his eyes saw.
Thanks to that book, he became a scholar and, soon enough, the greatest prophet the world had ever known, except that it was all in his head, because the book had ceased to exist and his mind left him soon after that.