A Rare book – Bible jokes

A collector of rare books ran into an acquaintance who told him he had just thrown away an old Bible that he found in a dusty, old box. He happened to mention that Guten-somebody-or-other had printed it.

      “Not Gutenberg?” gasped the collector. 

      “Yes, that was it!” 

      “You idiot! You’ve thrown away one of the first books ever printed. A copy recently sold at auction for half a million dollars!” 

      “Oh, I don’t think this book would have been worth anything close to that much,” replied the man. “It was scribbled all over in the margins by some guy named Martin Luther.”

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