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Gutenberg Bible Line breaks: Guten|berg Bible

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noun

The edition of the Bible (Vulgate version) completed by Johannes Gutenberg in about 1455 in Mainz, Germany. It is the first complete book extant in the West and is also the earliest to be printed from movable type.

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