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" At last, he fell into a swoon, and his guards smothered him with his bed-clothes. 5. His successor was Caligula, who wished that the whole Roman people had but one head, that he might chop it off at a single blow. He also was murdered by his guards, and... "
Peter Parley's Universal history, on the basis of geography - Page 218
by Peter Parley (pseud.), Elizabeth Manning Hawthorne - 1869
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Crossley's Comprehensive class book

John Thomas Crossley - 1845
...wished that the whole Roman people had but one head, that he might chop it off at a single blow. He was murdered by his guards, and was succeeded by Claudius, an idiot. Claudius was poisoned by his own wife. Nero was the next emperor. His whole reign was a scene of bloodshed. He murdered his mother and his...
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Peter Parley's Common School History

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - World history - 1853 - 309 pages
...successor was Caligula, who wished that the whole Roman people had but one head, that he might chop it off at a single blow. He also was murdered by his guards,...bloodshed. He murdered his mother and his wife. He set Rome on fire, merely for the pleasure of seeing it blaze. While the city was in flames, he sat...
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Peter Parley's Universal history, on the basis of geography

Peter Parley (pseud.), Elizabeth Manning Hawthorne - 1854
...successor was Caligula, who wished that the whole Roman people had but one head, that he might chop it off at a single blow. He also was murdered by his guards,...of seeing it blaze. While the city was in flames, he sat on the top of a lofty tower, playing on a harp. All this, however, is doubtful. Finally, he...
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Peter Parley's Universal history, on the basis of geography

Peter Parley (pseud.), Elizabeth Manning Hawthorne - 1860
...successor was Caligula, who wished that the whole Roman people had but one head, that he might chop it off at a single blow. He also was murdered by his guards,...murdered his mother and his wife. He is said to have set Kome on fire, merely for the pleasure of seeing it blaze. While the city was in flames, they say, he...
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The revised lesson book for standard i (iii-vi) of the revised code of the ...

Revised lesson book - 1864
...wished that the whole Roman people had but one head, that he might chop it off at a single blow. He was murdered by his guards, and was succeeded by Claudius, an idiot. Claudius was poisoned by his own wife. Nero was the next emperor. His whole reign was a scene of bloodshed. He murdered his mother and his...
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Parley's Common School History of the World: A Pictorial History of the ...

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - World history - 1870 - 360 pages
...was Ca-lig'-u-la, who wished that the whole Roman people had but one head, that he might chop it off at a single blow. He also was murdered by his guards,...bloodshed. He murdered his mother and his wife. He set Rome on fire, merely for the pleasure of seeing it blaze. While the city was in flames, he sat...
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Peter Parley's Universal History on the Basis of Geography

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - World history - 1886 - 718 pages
...successor was Caligula, who wished that the whole Roman people had but one head, that he might chop it off at a single blow. He, also, was murdered by his guards,...bloodshed. He murdered his mother and his wife. He set Home on fire, merely for the pleasure of seeing it blaze. While the city was in flames, he sat...
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