John Lyly by Joseph W. Houppert

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  • Lyly, John, 1554?-1606 -- Criticism and interpretation

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Statementby Joseph W. Houppert.
SeriesTwayne"s English authors series ; TEAS 177
LC ClassificationsPR2303 .H6
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Pagination169 p. ;
Number of Pages169
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Open LibraryOL5057748M
ISBN 100805713492
LC Control Number74020932

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John Lyly has 44 books on Goodreads with ratings. John Lyly’s most popular book is Euphues the Anatomy of Wit: Euphues & His England. John Lyly, author considered to be the first English prose stylist to leave an enduring impression upon the language.

As a playwright he also contributed to the development of prose dialogue in English comedy. Lyly was educated at Magdalen College, Oxford, and went to. John Lyly was undisputed master of the private theatre stage in the s and s. Lylys Endymion () represents his famous Euphuistic style at its best and also gives us vintage Lyly as courtier and dramatist.

In this love comedy, Lyly retells an ancient legend of the prolonged sleep of the man with whom the moon (Cynthia) fell in love/5. JOHN LYLY. BY JOHN DOVER WILSON, B.A., Late Scholar of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. Members' Prizeman, Harness Prizeman, Honours in Historical Tripos. Macmillan and Bowes Cambridge A MIA DONNA.

PREFACE. The following treatise was awarded the Harness Prize at Cambridge in I have, however, revised it since then. John Lyly Paperback – by JOHN DOVER WILSON (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all 46 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Gallathea (Regents Renaissance Drama). John Lyly's Eupheus: An Anatomy of Wit was an extraordinarily fashionable prose comedy that gave shape to the Elizabethan style of the s.

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Lyly, John. The Complete Works of John Lyly (Oxford: The Clarendon Press, ), ed. by R. Warwick Bond Volume I: DjVu at Book Description. John Lyly is the first collection of essays dedicated solely to the work of this University Wit, celebrity prose writer, and playwright to the court of Elizabeth.

Lyly's energy and wit inspired his contemporaries to follow new directions in prose fiction and stage comedy, and his writings still illuminate sixteenth-century. Name: John Lyly. Born: /Kent, England. Died: c.

20 November Buried: 20 NovemberSt. Bartholomew the Less, London. Life of John Lyly. John Lyly was the first superstar dramatist of the Elizabethan era, though his brilliance shone more like a shooting star than the sun.

Born in about in Kent, Lyly earned a B.A. from Magdalen College in Oxford, and an M.A. from. Preview this book» What people are John Lyly Snippet view - Euphues: the anatomy of wit: Euphues & his England John Lyly, Morris William Croll, Harry Clemons Snippet view - Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit: Euphues & His England John Lyly Snippet view - View all».

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Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit / ˈ j uː f j uː iː z /, a didactic romance written by John Lyly, was entered in the Stationers' Register 2 December and published that same year. It was followed by Euphues and his England, registered on 25 Julybut not published until Spring of The name Euphues is derived from Greek meaning "graceful, witty." Lyly adopted the name from Roger Author: John Lyly.

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilson, John Dover, John Lyly. New York, Haskell House, John Lyly was born in Kent, England, in /, to Peter Lyly (d. ) and his wife, Jane Burgh (or Brough), of Burgh Hall in the North Riding of Yorkshire.

The first of eight children, he was probably born in Canterbury, where his father was the Registrar for the Archbishop Matthew Parker and where the births of his siblings are recorded.

John Lyly is the first collection of essays dedicated solely to the work of this University Wit, celebrity prose writer, and playwright to the court of Elizabeth. Lyly's energy and wit inspired his contemporaries to follow new directions in prose fiction and stage comedy, and his writings still illuminate sixteenth-century culture for the Book Edition: 1st Edition.

Book by John Lyly, 0 Copy quote If all the earth were paper white / And all the sea were ink / 'Twere not enough for me to write / As my poor heart doth think. “John Lyly 'Euphues: the Anatomy of Wit' and 'Euphues and His England': An Annotated, Modern-Spelling Edition”, p, Manchester University Press 0 Copy quote A clere conscience is a sure carde.

As the full titles of authorities used are to be found in the list at the end, I have referred to works in the footnotes simply by the name of their author, while in quoting from Euphues I have throughout employed Prof.

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John Lyly’s Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit and Euphues and his England, created a literary sensation in their own age, and had a profound. Other articles where Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit is discussed: John Lyly: publication of two prose romances, Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit () and Euphues and His England (), which together made him the most fashionable English writer of the s.

Euphues is a romantic intrigue told in letters interspersed with general discussions on such topics as religion, love, and epistolary style. John Lyly. John Dover Wilson. 0 (0 Reviews) Published: Downloads: Share This. John Lyly. John Dover Wilson.

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This is a photographic facsimile of John Lyly's comedy Gallathea, printed intaken from the copy in the British Library, with the songs from Lyly's Sixe Court Comedies, printed intaken from the copy in the Huntington Library, : John Lyly. item 3 The Complete Works of John Lyly, Volume 1 by John Lyly (English) Hardcover Book - The Complete Works of John Lyly, Volume 1 by John Lyly (English) Hardcover Book.

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Gallathea by John Lyly Director’s Notes John Lyly is rarely, if ever, done. When I first read Gallathea I laughed, and was mesmerized how, written ten years before Shakespeare had his first play produced, it could feel so contemporary.

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what a style: delightful passages of prose tumble over one another in a /5(2). John Lyly. Euphues. Birthplace: Kent, England Location of death: London, England Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Buried, St. Bartholomew the Less Churchya.

English writer, the famous author of Euphues, born in Kent in or At the age of sixteen, he became a student of Magdalen College, Oxford, where in due time he Died:. [John Lyly was born in orand died in Euphues’ the Anatomy of Wit was published in ; Euphues and his England in Lyly’s comedies, most of them written in prose, belong to later years, from onward.John Lyly was an English writer, poet, dramatist, playwright, and politician, best known for his books Euphues, The Anatomy of Wit () and Euphues and His England ().

Lyly's literary style, originating in his first books, is known as Euphuism. Biography John Lyly was born in Kent, England, in /, to Peter Lyly (d. ) and his wife, Jane Burgh (or Brough), of.Alexander and Campaspe is a single play, also known just as r, Gallathea and Midas are two separate plays, sometimes published in the same s: The Anatomy of Wit is sometimes published alone, and sometimes along with its sequel Euphues & his England.

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