- the main character in John Lyly's works Euphues, the Anatomy of Wit (1579), and Euphues and His England (1580).
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Historical Examples of euphues
And indeed we may say this not only of Euphues but of Elizabethan fiction as a whole.
In the domain of style, Euphues was dynamical; the plays were not.
Certainly Euphues does not prove that Puritanism was latent in him.
I have said that it is very important to distinguish between the two parts of Euphues.
The plays were not read or absorbed by their author's contemporaries and successors; Euphues was.