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Rostand, Edmond 1868-1918

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Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Book )

1,163 editions published between 1024 and 2021 in 25 languages and held by 10,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyrano de Bergerac is about devotion, friendship and unrequited love in 17th century France and is one of the most famous examples of the poetic, romantic drama he created. Cyrano is courageous and witty, but his proud spirit is hampered by his ridiculous nose. In love with Roxane, he nevertheless aids young Christian to win her. She doesn't realize his devotion until he is dying. The work has high literary value and dramatic power, realizing perfectly the spirit of Romance
Cyrano de Bergerac : a heroic comedy in five acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )

163 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hercule Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac, a cadet (nobleman serving as a soldier) in the French Army, is a brash, strong-willed man of many talents. In addition to being a remarkable duelist, he is a gifted, joyful poet and is also a musician. However, he has an extremely large nose, which causes him to doubt himself. This doubt prevents him from expressing his love for his distant cousin, the beautiful and intellectual Roxane, as he believes that his ugliness would prevent him the "dream of being loved by even an ugly woman."--Wikipedia
Cyrano de Bergerac; a play in five acts by Edmund Rostand( )

76 editions published between 1848 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 3,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyrano de Bergerac falls in love with Roxane but hides his feelings for her, convinced she can never love him because of his large nose
Chantecler, play in four acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )

87 editions published between 1909 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fable dramatique en quatre actes et en vers où tous les personnages sont des animaux de basse-cour, de jardin ou des bois. La comédie du poulailler, construite autour du coq avec élégance, offre l'occasion d'une continuelle satire contre la politique et les lettres
Cyrano de Bergerac : comédie héroïque en cinq actes en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )

311 editions published between 1821 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Précédé en tous lieux par un nez imposant, Cyrano de Bergerac est gascon, fine lame et poète. Entre duels à l'épée et joutes verbales, Cyrano va devoir choisir entre aider Christian à séduire Roxanne ou dévoiler son amour à la belle
L'aiglon, drame en six actes, en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )

238 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skuespil om Napoleons søn, Kongen af Rom
La princesse Lointaine by Edmond Rostand( Book )

82 editions published between 1899 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess lointaine or princesse lointaine, (in French, "distant princess") is a stock character of an unattainable loved figure. The name comes from the play La Princesse Lointaine by Edmond Rostand (1895), and draws on medieval romances. The romantic interest of many knights errant, she was usually a woman of much higher birth, often far distant from the knight, and usually wealthier than he was, beautiful, and of admirable character. Some knights had, indeed, fallen in love with the princess owing to hearing descriptions of her, without seeing her, as tales said Jaufré Rudel had fallen in love with Hodierna of Tripoli. Amour de loin ("Love from long away") is a term used in romances and their study
L'Aiglon : a play in six acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )

24 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and French and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chantecler; pièce en quatre actes, en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )

92 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chantecler is a verse play in four acts written by Edmond Rostand. The play is notable in that all the characters are farmyard animals including the main protagonist, a chanticleer, or rooster. The play centers on the theme of idealism and spiritual sincerity, as contrasted with cynicism and artificiality
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Recording )

96 editions published between 1900 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the classic French story of the master swordsman, noble in stature, whose unpleasant appearance prevents him from courting the beautiful woman with whom he has fallen in love
Les romanesques; comédie en trois actes, en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )

115 editions published between 1894 and 1929 in 4 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fantasticks : a romantic comedy in three acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )

91 editions published between 1889 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Princesse lointaine : pièce en quatre actes, en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )

135 editions published between 1865 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays of Edmond Rostand by Edmond Rostand( Book )

14 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1995 in English and Scots and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Aiglon, drame en six actes, en vers : représenté pour la première fois au Théâtre Sarah-Bernhardt, le 15 mars 1900 by Edmond Rostand( Book )

83 editions published between 1900 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La samaritaine : évangile en trois tableaux en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )

92 editions published between 1897 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Item no. 1637 in Two centuries of French drama, 1760-1960, a collection of 2,014 French dramas housed in the Department of Special Collections, University of Florida Libraries
La dernière nuit de Don Juan; poème dramatique en deux parties et un prologue by Edmond Rostand( Book )

32 editions published in 1921 in 3 languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyrano de Bergerac by Franco Alfano( )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2021 in French and English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most enduring love stories of all time, Cyrano de Bergerac is the Platonic ideal of the fearless warrior who is paralyzed by romantic yearning.   Contains: Strong Language
Twenty-five modern plays by S. Marion Tucker( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cyrano de Bergerac
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Cyrano de Bergerac : a heroic comedy in five actsCyrano de Bergerac; a play in five actsChantecler, play in four actsCyrano de Bergerac : comédie héroïque en cinq actes en versLa princesse LointaineL'Aiglon : a play in six actsCyrano de BergeracThe fantasticks : a romantic comedy in three acts
Alternative Names
Edmon Rostan

Edmond Rostand

Edmond Rostand 19th/20th century French poet and dramatist

Edmond Rostand escriptor francès

Edmond Rostand escritor francés

Edmond Rostand francia költő, drámaíró

Edmond Rostand francouzský dramatik a básník

Edmond Rostand Frans schrijver

Edmond Rostand fransk författare

Edmond Rostand französischer Theaterschriftsteller

Edmond Rostand French writer

Edmond Rostand poeta e drammaturgo francese

Edmond Rostand Prantsusmaa kirjanik

Edmond Rostand ranskalainen kirjailija

Edmond Rostand scríbhneoir Francach

Edmond Rostand scriitor francez

Edmond Rostand shkrimtar francez

Edmond Rostand skrivagner gallek

Edmundus Rostand

Rostan, É. 1868-1918

Rostan, Ėd.

Rostan, Ėdmon

Rostan, Ėdmon 1868-1918

Rostan, Èdmond.

Rostanas Edmonas

Rostand.

Rostand E.

Rostand E. 1868-1918

Rostand Ėdmon (1868-1918)

Rostand, Edmond.

Rostand Edmond de

Rostand, Edmond de 1868-1918

Rostand Edmond-Eugène-Alexis

Rostand, Edmond Eugène Alexis 1868-1918

Rostand, Edmondo

Rostand, Edmondo 1868-1918

Rostand, Edmund.

Rostand Edmund (1868-1918)

Rostand, Edmundo

Rostand, Edmundo 1868-1918

Rostand'as Edmond'as

Rostāns, Edmonds, 1868-1918

Rūstān, Idmūn

Rūstān, Idmūn 1868-1918

Rūstān, Idmūnd 1868-1918

Rūstānd, Idmūnd

Rūstānd, Idmūnd 1868-1918

Εντμόν Ροστάν Γάλλος ποιητής και θεατρικός συγγραφέας

Едмон Ростан

Едмонд Ростан

Ростан Э

Ростан Э. 1868-1918

Ростан, Эд.

Ростан Эдмон

Ростан, Эдмон 1868-1918

Ростан, Эдмонд

Ростан, Эдмонд 1868-1918

Эдмон Растан

Эдмон Ростан французский драматург

Էդմոն Ռոստան

Էդմոն Ռոստան ֆրանսիացի գրող

אדמון רוסטאן

אדמון רוסטאן סופר צרפתי

רוסטאן, אדמון

רוסטן, אדמון

רוסטן, אדמונד 1868-1918

רוסטנד, אדמונד

ادمون روستان

إدمون روستان، 1868-1918

ادموند روستان

إدموند روستان كاتب فرنسي

رستان، ادمون

روستان، ادمون

ئێدمۆن رۆستان

로스땅 1868-1918

로스탕, 에드모 1868-1918

로스탕, 에드몽 1868-1918

로스턴드, 에드먼드 1868-1918

에드몽 로스탕

에드몽로스땅 1868-1918

エドモン・ロスタン

ロスタン, エドモン

ロスタン, エドモン 1868-1918

埃德蒙·罗斯唐

愛德蒙·羅斯丹

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