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Shakespeare"s misanthrope.

Harry Levin

Shakespeare"s misanthrope.

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Written in English

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  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.

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    In: Shakespeae survey 26, 1973 (Cambridge).

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    Open LibraryOL21651611M

    The Misanthrope, or The Malcontent in Love (Le Misanthrope, ou l'Atrabilaire amoureux) is a comedy of manners by Molière, written in the typical Alexandrine verse note of the French classical drama. Alceste, the title character, looks down on the society, believing it hypocritical and disdaining the false compliments which are considered polite.   In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read.


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Philinte asks Alceste to be more tolerant because it is a part of human nature to flatter other people and to enjoy a certain amount of gossip. In the book’s following essay, “Shakespeare and Greek Tragedy: Timon The Misanthrope, as primary sources, but controversy continues over the part played by an unpublished, anonymous manuscript of a satire, MS Timon, possibly written for the Inns of Court or a university audience.

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