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Example sentences from the Web for Polycrates
Some time after, a fisherman brought to Polycrates an enormous fish and in its belly was found the ring.History Of Ancient Civilization|Charles Seignobos
Polycrates stared in amazement, and then stretched forth his hand to seize the ring that had been miraculously restored.Half a Hundred Hero Tales|Various
The city of Samos became, under Polycrates, "the first of all cities, Greek or barbarian."
It is enough to say that he hated Polycrates bitterly and desired his destruction, which he laid a plan to bring about.
Polycrates had left the most trusted of his dependents, Maeandrius, as regent during his absence.The History of Antiquity|Max Duncker