Claudius the god and his wife Messalina
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Claudius the god and his wife Messalina the troublesome reign of Tiberius Claudius Caesar, Emperor of the Romans (born 10 BC, died AD 54), as described by himself; also his murder at the hands of the notorious Agrippina (mother of the Emperor Nero) and his subsequent deification, as described by others by Robert Graves

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Published by Folio Society in London .
Written in English

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Statementintroduction by John Mortimer ; illustrations by Neil Packer.
ContributionsPacker, Neil., Folio Society.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21002188M

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