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Lamson, Wolffe and Company, First English Edition, inscribed in an elegant hand by the translator on front fly leaf: A Near Fine or better, spine slightly faded though silver remains bright and darkened page edges. Very scarce, particularly in this condition.
Cyrano de Bergerac was first published in France by Charpentier et Fasquelle in following its stage production at the Porte Saint-Martin Theater in Paris on December 28,and first translated into English by Kingsbury for Lamson, Wolffe the same year.
Mansfield was the first actor to play Cyrano in the United States in an English translation. Possessed of a keen intellect with an insatiable appetite for reading and for learning, he constantly experiments with, when he is not challenging outright, the established social, scientific, political and religious ideas of his day.
This questioning, satirising and ridiculing of contemporary authorities, along with an open-mindedness to new concepts that remains strikingly modern, has earned Cyrano a firm place amongst the libertin writers of seventeenth-century France.
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The year is , and the French Renaissance is at its height in Paris. Cyrano de Bergerac, a brilliant poet and swordsman with an unfortunately large nose, is . Sep 19, · Read "Cyrano de Bergerac A Heroic Comedy in Five Acts" by Edmond Rostand with Rakuten Kobo.
Hercule Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac, a cadet (nobleman serving as a soldier) in the French Army, is a brash, strong-wil.