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In the children's shoe, archaeologists have found the Bible

February 13 2007
10:20

In the hands of British archaeologists got a rare copy of the Bible, learned a restorer in a cottage in Everbay.

106 years ago, someone put the smallest Bible in the children's shoes and put it in the hollow in the chimney in order to protect the house from evil forces.

The width of the book is only about 25 mm and thickness - about 12 mm. According to scientists, the Bible contains all the texts, but there are no illustrations.

The book was printed David Bryce & Son of Glasgow in 1901. These publications were popular at that time. They are produced with a metal frame and a magnifying glass to see tiny font. Tells Zhelezyaka.com

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