| May 26, 1891
Paris, France (1891-05-26) |
Novelist, dramatist, poet
February 21, 1968, Ville-d'Avray, France
Rosemonde Gerard, Edmond Rostand
Eugene Rostand, Angele Gayet, Louis Maurice Fortune
Edmond Rostand, Rosemonde Gerard, Jean Rostand, Ernst Lubitsch, Samson Raphaelson
Maurice Rostand (May 26, 1891 – February 21, 1968) was a French author, the son of the noted poet and dramatist Edmond Rostand and the poet Rosemonde Gerard, and brother of the biologist Jean Rostand.
Rostand was a writer of poems, novels, and plays. He was friends with Jean Cocteau and Lucien Daudet and was one of the noted homosexual personalities that frequented the salons during the period between the wars.
In 1948, he published his memoirs, Confession d'un demi-siecle. He is interred in Passy Cemetery.
La Gloire, 1921
La Mort de Moliere, Theatre Sarah Bernhardt, 1922
Le Masque de fer, 1923
Le Secret du Sphinx, piece en 4 actes, 1924
Monsieur de Letoriere: Piece en Quatre Actes et Cinq Tableaux en Vers, 1931
Le proces d'Oscar Wilde, 1935
Maurice Rostand Wikipedia
Some works were written in collaboration with his mother, Rosemonde Gerard.Les Insomnies Poemes 1914–1923, 1923
L'homme que j'ai tue, 1925
Confession d'un demi-siecle, 1948
Sarah Bernhardt, 1950
Marcel Migeo: Les Rostand, Paris, Stock, 1973. About Edmond, Rosemonde, Jean and Maurice Rostand.