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" Cheops reached such a degree of infamy, that being in want of money, he prostituted his own daughter in a brothel, and ordered her to extort, they did not say how much ; but she exacted a certain sum of money, privately, as much as her father ordered... "
The Nile: Notes for Travellers in Egypt - Page 139
by Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1890 - 311 pages
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr ; with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1848 - 613 pages
...besides, as I think, in cutting and drawing the stones, and in forming the subterraneous excavation. 126. It is related that Cheops reached such a degree of...side of which is a plethron and a half in length. 127. The Egyptians say that this Cheops reigned fifty years ; and when he died, his brother Chephren...
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1852 - 613 pages
...besides, as I think, in cutting and drawing the stones, and in forming the subterraneous excavation. 126. It is related that Cheops reached such a degree of...side of which is a plethron and a half in length. 127. The Egyptians say that this Cheops reigned fifty years ; and when he died, his brother Chephren...
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1868 - 613 pages
...to leave a monument of herself, and asked every one that came in to her to give her a stone toward the edifice she designed : of these stones they said...side of which is a plethron and a half in length. 127. The Egyptians say that this Cheops reigned fifty years ; and when he died, his brother Chephren...
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Herodotus: Literally Translated from the Text of Baehr : with a Geographical ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1885 - 613 pages
...besides, as I think, in cutting and drawing the stones, and in forming the subterraneous excavation. 126. It is related that Cheops reached such a degree of...side of which is a plethron and a half in length. 127. The Egyptians say that this Cheops reigned fifty years ; and when he died, his brother Chephren...
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The Mummy: Chapters on Egyptian Funereal Archaeology

Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1894 - 404 pages
...the labourers, since they f the occupied in building the works the time which I mentioned, pyramid, and no short time besides, as I think, in cutting...The second pyramid at Gizeh was built by Cha-f-Ra, or Chephren, the third king of the IVth dynasty, BC 3666, who called it ^&* /\, ur. His name has not...
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Sohrab and Rustem: The Epic Theme of a Combat Between Father and Son; a ...

Murray Anthony Potter - 1902 - 234 pages
...contrived to leave a monument of herself, and asked every one that came in to her to give a stone toward the edifice she designed; of these stones they said the pyramid was built that stands at the middle of the three.' 2 At a much later date, in Africa, among the savage tribes, women even...
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The Mummy: Chapters on Egyptian Funereal Archaeology

Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1964 - 404 pages
...the labourers, since they of the occupied in building the works the time which I mentioned, pyramid. and no short time besides, as I think, in cutting...side of which is a plethron and a half in length." (Cary's translation.) THE SECOND PYRAMID. The second pyramid at Gizeh was built by Cha-f-Ra, Q *~ O...
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Budge's Egypt: A Classic 19th-century Travel Guide

E. A. Wallis Budge - 2001 - 311 pages
...afterwards they completed the parts next following ; but last of all they finished the parts on the ground and that were lowest. On the pyramid is shown an inscription,...side of which is a plethron and a half in length." (Cary's translation.) THE SECOND PYRAMID. The second pyramid at Gizeh was built by Cha-f-Ra, f Q ^...
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the mummy

...knows what this writing is or what it signifies." Mas'udi (ed. Barbier de Meynard), torn. II, p. 404. and contrived to leave a monument of herself, and...length." (Gary's translation.) The second pyramid at Gizah was built by Kha-f-Ra, f Q *= OJ , or Chephren, the third king of the IVth dynasty,...
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