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Timon of Athens

Timon of Athens Timon, a lord of Athens, in the enjoyment of a princely fortune, affected a humor of liberality which knew no limits. His almost infinite wealth could not flow in so fast but…

The Life of Timon of Athens

ContentsDramatis PersonaeAct IScene IScene IIAct IIScene IScene IIAct IIIScene IScene IIScene IIIScene IVScene VScene VIAct IVScene IScene IIScene IIIAct VScene IScene IIScene IIIScene IV

Brewer's: Timon of Athens

The misanthrope, Shakespeare's play so called. Lord Macaulay uses the expression to “out-Timon Timon” —i.e. to be more misanthropical than even Timon. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and…

Athens

(Encyclopedia) Athens ăth´ĭnz [key], Gr. Athínai, city (1991 pop. 2,907,179; 1991 urban agglomeration pop. 3,072,922), capital of Greece, E central Greece, on the plain of…

Athens

(Encyclopedia) Athens. 1 City (1990 pop. 45,734), seat of Clarke co., NE Ga., on the Oconee River, in a piedmont area; inc. 1806. The city was founded as the site of the Univ. of…

William Shakespeare: Timon of Athens, Act V

Act VScene IThe woods. Before Timon's caveEnter Poet and Painter; Timon watching them from his cavePainterAs I took note of the place, it cannot be far where he abides.PoetWhat's to be…

William Shakespeare: Timon of Athens, Act I

Act IScene IAthens. A hall in Timon's houseEnter Poet, Painter, Jeweller, Merchant, and others, at several doorsPoetGood day, sir.PainterI am glad you're well.PoetI have not seen you long:…