Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand-Petits Classique Larousse
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Cyrano de Bergerac is a play written in 1897 by Edmond Rostand. There was a real Cyrano de Bergerac, and the play is a fictionalisation following the broad outlines of his life.The entire play is written in verse, in rhyming couplets of twelve syllables per line, very close to the classical alexandrine form, but the verses sometimes lack a . It is also meticulously researched, down to the names of the members of the and the dames précieuses glimpsed before the performance in the first scene.
336 pages, Larousse 2007, Paperback