Edmond Rostand, Cyrano de Bergerac

Been feeling the urge most of the day to read Cyrano de Bergerac again.  Dug around in piles and boxes of books trying to find it and eventually gave up the ghost.  Searched gutenberg.org and found they have a free download of it.


Heck, everything else being equal I wouldn’t mind seeing the movie again.  Jose Ferrer did a great job of capturing the spirit of the book.  I still recall his ‘nose speech’ from seeing the movie as a kid.  The movie was black and white in those days.  Somewhere color slipped in on some of the YouTube versions.

2 responses to “Edmond Rostand, Cyrano de Bergerac

  1. Thanks for the memories. I saw that version too, but in black and white.
    I’m excited over the Gutenberg link. Thank you for sharing. When am I going to read all these books?

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