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Rostand, Edmond 1868-1918

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Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Book )

1,896 editions published between 1024 and 2017 in 33 languages and held by 15,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A translation of the French drama set in seventeenth-century France telling of Cyrano de Bergerac's secret love for Roxane
L'Aiglon : a play in six acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )

392 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commencing Saturday, October 6, 1917, J. C. Williamson Ltd. present Kathlene MacDonell together with Charles Waldron in the great Napoleonic play, "L'aiglon" ("The eaglet") by Edmond Rostand at the Theatre Royal
Chantecler, play in four acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )

139 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Recording )

91 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 838 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
La princesse Lointaine by Edmond Rostand( Book )

45 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyrano de Bergerac; a heroic comedy in 5 acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quarrelsome, hot-tempered, and unattractive swordsman falls hopelessly in love with a beautiful woman and woos her for a handsome but slow-witted suitor. A witty, eloquent drama widely considered the most popular modern French play, it is presented here in a rich blank verse translation by poet Louis Untermeyer
Les romanesques; comédie en trois actes, en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )

139 editions published between 1894 and 1929 in French and Dutch and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )

176 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmund Rostand's famous story of the romantic Cyrano who is afraid to reveal his love to Roxanne, for he fears that his large nose makes him too unattractive
La Princesse lointaine : pièce en quatre actes, en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )

219 editions published between 1865 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La samaritaine, évangile en trois tableaux en vers. Repŕesente pour la première fois á paris, sur le Théâtre de la Renaissance, le mercredi saint (14 avril 1897) by Edmond Rostand( Book )

155 editions published between 1897 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 569 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
Cyrano de Bergerac by Anthony Burgess( Book )

28 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translates the classic French story of the master swordsman whose unpleasant appearance prevents him from courting the beautiful woman with whom he has fallen in love. This acclaimed adaptation for the stage by Anthony Burgess has garnered such reviews as: "Emotional depth Rostand himself would surely have envied ... Burgess' extravagant verse keeps its contours, yet trips off the tongue almost as though it were contemporary speech."--London Times
The romancers: comedy in three acts: by Edmond Rostand( Book )

97 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his play "The Romancers" Edmond Rostand satirizes the sentimentalism and escapism of Romantic literature of his times. Percinet is the only son of Bergamin and Sylvette is the only daughter of Pasquinot. Their fathers who are widowers and neighbors make a plan to marry their children with each other. In order to accomplish this, the fathers separate their children so that they may love each other the more, and desire to be re-united. As a part of their plan, Bergamin warns his son to stay away from Pasquinot and his daughter. Similarly, Pasquinot also warns his daughter that she should not be near to his mortal enemy Bergamin and his son. Inspite of their fathers' warnings, Percinet and Sylvette fall in love. They think themselves as the counterparts of Romeo and Juliet. They are worried that their love will also end in tragedy like that of Romeo and Juliet. They are emotional, daydreaming teenagers who have recently finished their school studies. They are deeply influenced by romantic literature of their times, especially by the romantic play "Romeo and Juliet" of William Shakespeare. They are so in love with each other that they desire to die rather than separate with each other. Bergamin then hires Straforel and his company for a fake kidnapping. At midnight hours, when Percinet and Sylvette are about to meet, Straforel with his company kidnap Sylvette and put her into the sedan chair. Percinet hears the cry of Sylvette, jumps over the wall and fights with his sword. At the same time, as planned, Pasquinot enters and calls Percinet a hero. He suggests Bergamin to put an end to their enmity and arrange the marriage of their children. Thus in the end the two children seem like puppets in the hands of their fathers. - MeroSpark Cloud Reference, http://www.merospark.com
Chantecler : a play in four acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )

76 editions published between 1909 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knickerbocker Theatre, Al. Hayman & Co., proprietors. Charles Frohman presents Maude Adams in Edmond Rostand's play in four acts "Chantecler," adapted by Louis N. Parker. Orchestra under the direction of Thomas W. Hindley
Plays of Edmond Rostand by Edmond Rostand( Book )

11 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La dernière nuit de Don Juan; poème dramatique en deux parties et un prologue by Edmond Rostand( Book )

37 editions published in 1921 in 3 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyrano de Bergerac; comédie héroïque en cinq actes by Edmond Rostand( Book )

31 editions published between 1890 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashamed of his ugliness, long-nosed Cyrano de Bergerac, a brilliant seventeenth-century poet and expert swordsman in the French army, helps a rival woo and win Roxane, the beautiful cousin Cyrano loves in silence
Les musardises by Edmond Rostand( Book )

42 editions published between 1840 and 1954 in French and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le vol de la Marseillaise by Edmond Rostand( Book )

36 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in French and English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux romanciers de Provence, Honoré d'Urfé et Emile Zola; le roman sentimental et le roman naturaliste by Edmond Rostand( Book )

15 editions published between 1888 and 1921 in French and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cantique de l'aile by Edmond Rostand( Book )

28 editions published between 1911 and 1926 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Edmon Rostan

Edmond Rostand écrivain, dramaturge, poète, et essayiste français

Edmond Rostand escriptor francès

Edmond Rostand escritor francés

Edmond Rostand francia költő, drámaíró

Edmond Rostand Frans schrijver

Edmond Rostand französischer Theaterschriftsteller

Edmond Rostand French writer

Edmond Rostand poeta e drammaturgo francese

Edmond Rostand skrivagner gallek

Edmundus Rostand

Rostan, É. 1868-1918

Rostan, Ėdmon

Rostan, Ėdmon 1868-1918

Rostan, Èdmond.

Rostand.

Rostand E.

Rostand E. 1868-1918

Rostand, Edmond.

Rostand Edmond de

Rostand, Edmond de 1868-1918

Rostand, Edmond Eugène Alexis 1868-1918

Rostand, Edmondo 1868-1918

Rostand, Edmund.

Rostand, Edmund 1868-1918

Rostand, Edmundo 1868-1918

Rostāns, Edmonds, 1868-1918

Rūstān, Idmūn

Rūstān, Idmūn 1868-1918

Rūstān, Idmūnd 1868-1918

Rūstānd, Idmūnd 1868-1918

Εντμόν Ροστάν Γάλλος ποιητής και θεατρικός συγγραφέας

Едмон Ростан

Едмонд Ростан

Ростан Э

Ростан Э. 1868-1918

Ростан, Эдмон 1868-1918

Ростан, Эдмонд

Ростан, Эдмонд 1868-1918

Эдмон Растан

Эдмон Ростан французский драматург

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אדמון רוסטאן

רוסטאן, אדמון

רוסטן, אדמונד 1868-1918

רוסטנד, אדמונד

ادمون روستان

إدمون روستان، 1868-1918

إدموند روستان

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

埃德蒙·羅斯唐

愛德蒙·羅斯丹

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L'Aiglon : a play in six actsCyrano de BergeracCyrano de Bergerac; a heroic comedy in 5 actsCyrano de BergeracCyrano de BergeracChantecler : a play in four actsThe man who was Cyrano : a life of Edmond Rostand, creator of Cyrano de Bergerac