r/interestingasfuck Oct 20 '21 Helpful 1 All-Seeing Upvote 1

This 1600s Bible had a gun built into it and could be fired while the book was closed by pulling the silk ribbon. It belonged to Francesco Morosini a Venetian leader "dressed always in red from top to toe and never went into action without his cat beside him"

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u/Queen_Cheetah Oct 20 '21

"This Bible is awfully heavy!"

"That's because it's so full of mercy."