S. (b. c. 640 BC), an Athenian of the family of the Medontidae, supposedly related through the maternal line with Peisistratus , the most important Greek legislator (alongside the legendary Spartan Lycurgus ) of the Archaic period and the first prominent Athenian poet. S. first emerged around 600 BC, when he successfu…
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