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Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac

(1619—1655) French soldier, duellist, and writer


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(1619–55),

a French soldier and duellist, whom a wound in the Spanish War turned into a dramatist and novelist. He is the subject of a highly successful play by Edmond Rostand (1868–1918).

Subjects: Literature.


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