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Rostand, Edmond 1868-1918

Overview
Works: 1,032 works in 4,873 publications in 34 languages and 42,099 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Swashbuckler films  Historical drama  Verse drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical films  Educational films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Librettist, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Honoree, Collaborator, Editor, Redactor, Originator, Adapter, Creator, Illustrator, Former owner
Classifications: PQ2635.O7, 842.8
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Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Book )
1,507 editions published between 1024 and 2015 in 33 languages and held by 15,216 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, drame en six actes, en vers by Edmond Rostand( Book )
232 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,468 libraries worldwide
Charles Frohman presents Maude Adams, in a drama in five acts, by Edmond Rostand, entitled "L'Aiglon," adapted into English by Louis N. Parker
Chantecler, play in four acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )
164 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,890 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
La princesse Lointaine by Edmond Rostand( Book )
228 editions published between 1895 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
The fantasticks by Edmond Rostand( Book )
224 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,416 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
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Sound Recording )
71 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 836 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
Cyrano de Bergerac; a heroic comedy in 5 acts by Edmond Rostand( Book )
19 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and held by 805 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
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 )
148 editions published between 1897 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 584 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 )
27 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 568 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
Plays of Edmond Rostand by Edmond Rostand( Book )
11 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
La dernière nuit de Don Juan; poème dramatique en deux parties et un prologue by Edmond Rostand( Book )
49 editions published between 1905 and 1926 in 3 languages and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Les musardises by Edmond Rostand( Book )
50 editions published between 1840 and 1954 in French and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Mounted page proofs with autograph manuscript revisions and annotations for the Alphonse Lemerre edition published in Paris, 1890. Also contains five letters (ss. 3, 7, 51, 57, 95) to Vallée of Imprimerie Lemerre, 1889, as well as the printed wrappers of the edition and a 1911 clipping concerning Rostand's second edition
Cyrano de Bergerac by Michael Gordon( visu )
39 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 257 libraries worldwide
In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( visu )
106 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Cyrano is a wonderful poet but feels ugly due to his huge nose. When he agrees to help a friend woo a woman, she falls in love with the poetry and the poet
Le vol de la Marseillaise by Edmond Rostand( Book )
29 editions published between 1919 and 1926 in French and English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Deux romanciers de Provence, Honoré d'Urfé et Emile Zola; le roman sentimental et le roman naturaliste by Edmond Rostand( Book )
18 editions published between 1888 and 1921 in French and English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
The last night of Don Juan; a dramatic poem by Edmond Rostand( Book )
7 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and French and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Les livres de la guerre, août 1914, août 1916 by EUROPEAN WAR( Book )
18 editions published between 1916 and 1917 in French and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Dramatists of to-day: Rostand, Hauptmann, Sudermann, Pinero, Shaw, Phillips, Maeterlinck; being an informal discussion of their significant work by Edward Everett Hale( Book )
3 editions published between 1905 and 1910 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Edmon Rostan
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. 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
ادمون 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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