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Lyly

John. ?1554--1606, English dramatist and novelist, noted for his two romances, Euphues, or the Anatomy of Wit (1578) and Euphues and his England (1580), written in an elaborate style
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With a strong international background in both apparel and accessories, Miss Lyly will bring to the business a wealth of experience in the fields of design, development and buying.
Examples from other Lyly texts further demonstrate his influence on Toole: Endymion (1588), Mother Bombie (1588), and Love's Metamorphosis (circa 1588-90) provide suggestive evidence.
In the chapter on Marlowe, Wells also includes brief commentary on other playwrights, such as Lyly, Greene, Peele, and Kyd.
Hester Lyly Dutch, aged 40, of Bolingbroke Road, Stoke, Coventry, driving with an incorrect licence and failing to produce a licence, fined pounds 50.
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Lyly also shifts between an address to female readers and an acknowledgement of an audience of fellow gentlemen.
Devoting a page or two each to John Lyly, Robert Greene, Thomas Lodge, George Peele, Thomas Nashe, and Thomas Kyd, he takes the rest of the chapter to write in detail about the most influential playwright in London at the time: Christopher Marlowe.
99) When John Lyly says he sought in his comedy "to move inward delight" and "soft smiling, not loud laughing," it is true, as numerous critics have said, that he could have been reading Sidney, but by this time the idea was a European commonplace.
Playwrights considered are Samuel Daniel, John Fletcher, John Ford, Thomas Heywood, John Lyly, Philip Massinger, John Webster, Ben Johnson, and William Shakespeare.
And what fun it is to stump a friend with a HIPE like LYLY, then tell them they have to add only one more letter.
The main focus of interest in Fictions of Authorship remains upon Gascoigne, Lyly, Greene, and Lodge.