Edmond Rostand

Edmond Rostand was a French poet and dramatist, best known for his play 'Cyrano de Bergerac'. He was a prominent figure in the neo-romantic movement and his works are characterized by their poetic and imaginative qualities.


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  1. 1. Cyrano de Bergerac

    "Cyrano de Bergerac" is a classic French play that tells the story of a nobleman named Cyrano, who is a talented poet and swordsman but has a very large nose. Despite being deeply in love with his cousin Roxane, Cyrano doesn't believe she could ever love him because of his appearance, so he helps his friend Christian woo her instead. Cyrano writes love letters to Roxane on behalf of Christian, and Roxane falls in love with the man she believes Christian to be. The story is a tragic tale of unrequited love, selflessness, and the power of inner beauty.

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