During the sack of Brescia in 1512, he was horribly mutilated by some French soldiers.
This work is mutilated and without beginning or end.
It was opposed by the Liberals on the ground that it conceded too much, by the Clericals that it granted too little, but, though carried only in a mutilated form, it enabled the priests who had been ejected to appoint substitutes, and religious worship was restored in nearly a thousand parishes.
That many peasants mutilated themselves to avoid the much-dreaded service.
Hyrcanus, who was Antigonus' only rival, was mutilated and carried to Parthia.