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Mystery of England’s first printed Bible revealed

Historians have uncovered secrets of England's first printed Bible -- one of only seven surviving copies and which is housed in London's Lambeth Palace Library, a media report said. The discovery assumes significance in view of the revelations it made about hidden annotations, which were copied from the famous 'Great Bible' of Thomas Cromwell, seen as the epitome of the English Reformation. Written between 1539 and 1549, the annotations were covered and disguised with thick paper in 1600, sciencedaily.com reported. The secrets [...]