Timon of Athens

eAudio - unabridged
(2.30 hours)
Product Number: OB47805
Released: 01 Jul, 2007
Business Term: OBOU Purchase
ISBN: #9780792751861
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This controversial play follows the declining fortunes of a man of extravagant contradictions.The fabulously rich Timon believes all his friends to be as open-hearted and generous as himself. When his wealth suddenly evaporates, however, he discovers the truth and his altruism turns to a bitter hatred of mankind. Stirred up by the cynical Apemantus, Timon retreats to the woods where he plots the destruction of Athens, the city that had formerly seemed to embody everything pleasurable and civilized. The cosmic scope of his hatred is communicated in a series of powerful and disturbing dramatic tableaux. Alan Howard is Timon and Norman Rodway is Apemantus. Damian Lewis play Alcibiades.

Author(s): William Shakespeare
Imprint: Arkangel
Original Publish Date: 01 Jul, 2007

All Formats/Editions

Author(s): William Shakespeare
Genre: Arts, History
Product Number WEB318248
Released: 08 Nov, 2016
Business Term: OBOU 2 Years
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: #9781501150012
Author(s): William Shakespeare
Narrator(s): Various
Product Number OB94019
Released: 26 Nov, 2020
Business Term: OBOU Purchase
ISBN: #9780008443184

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