Endymion, The Man in the Moon


Endymion, the Man in the Moon is an Elizabethan-era comedy by John Lyly, written circa 1588. The action of the play centers around a young courtier, Endymion, who is sent into an endless slumber by Tellus. Endymion endeavors for forgiveness after betraying Tellus to worship the ageless Queen Cynthia.