Example sentences from the Web for pisistratus
And would that no republics might fall into the hands of a worse tyrant than Pisistratus!A Manual of Ancient History|A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren
Pisistratus lost no time in strengthening himself by formidable alliances.
He did not view the purity of Pisistratus with charitable eyes.
Peisistratos continued to write exercises, and a second letter from Pisistratus was followed by the trap-bat.The Caxtons, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Pisistratus readily acceded to the terms, and it was resolved by a theatrical pageant to reconcile his return to the people.