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September 24 2012

Ancient Bible saved from used book sale


A 270-year-old Bible that ended up at a library book sale on Gabriola Island has been rescued and returned to a descendent of its original owner.

Ron Pentecost of Queensland, Australia, appeared in person at the library earlier this week to receive the ancient text, published in 1742, from Friends of Gabriola Library.

The book belonged to his great, great, great, great grand-father, Richard Pentecost, whose name - along with that of his wife, Grace Fawkes - is written on some of the pages.

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