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(French bɛrʒərak)
(Biography) See Cyrano de Bergerac
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(ˈbɜr ʒəˌræk)

n. Savinien Cyrano de,
1619–55, French soldier, swordsman, and writer: hero of play by Rostand.
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References in classic literature ?
Michel Ardan was right when he compared this map to a "Tendre card," got up by a Scudary or a Cyrano de Bergerac. "Only," said he, "it is no longer the sentimental card of the seventeenth century, it is the card of life, very neatly divided into two parts, one feminine, the other masculine; the right hemisphere for woman, the left for man."
At the same period Cyrano de Bergerac published that celebrated
His sight having been injured in his early wars by a basketful of lime which had been emptied over him when he led the Earl of Derby's stormers up the breach at Bergerac, he had contracted something of a stoop, with a blinking, peering expression of face.
JAMES McAvoy's Cyrano de Bergerac will open the Jamie Lloyd Company's new London west end season.
It takes less than a couple of hours to fly from Britain to Bergerac in south-west France, but it's a journey that covers nearly eight centuries.
A theatre production that has been running for almost a month and is set to continue well into the first month of the new year is Cyrano de Bergerac.
I can't find internet link Yet I can't find a simple internet link that might tell me where Lovejoy or Bergerac might be.
THE choice of Cyrano de Bergerac as part of Theatr Clwyd's spring season, drawn up by artistic director Tamara Harvey, may have raised some eyebrows.
Cyrano de Bergerac is all about seeing the beauty and talents of the person within, something big TV shows like The Undateables and The Voice are still wrestling with.
Unfortunately Cyrano de Bergerac couldn't add good looks to his list of charms and accomplishments because he had a giant hooter.
The actor is taking the central role in a new version of Cyrano de Bergerac, penned by winning playwright (and son of a son of Wallasey) Glyn Maxwell for Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre just down the M53 in Chester.