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Rostand, Maurice

Entry updated 22 September 2020. Tagged: Author.

(1891-1968) French playwright and author of marginal sf interest for Le Cercueil de Cristal (1920; trans Alys Eyre Macklin as The Crystal Coffin 1922), whose protagonist is seemingly possessed (see Decadence; Identity Transfer) by a Svengali-like mentor. [JC]

Maurice Rostand

born Paris: 26 May 1891

died Ville-d'Avray, France: 21 February 1968



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