Rare Bible Chance Find

A very rare, historic bible has been discovered after nearly being thrown out during a church clear-out.

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Biblical find : full report

An old bible, that was nearly thrown out during a church clear-out in Devon, has turned out to be very old and very rare. It's a 'treacle bible' - one of only 70 printed more than 400 years ago.

It's also providing some intruiging insights into life in Elizabethan England.

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