- (Jean Fran·çois) Ca·si·mir [zhahn frahn-swa ka-zee-meer] /ʒɑ̃ frɑ̃ˈswa ka ziˈmir/, 1793–1843, French poet and dramatist.
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Examples from the Web for delavigne
Opera in five acts, by Meyerbeer; words by Scribe and Delavigne.The Complete Opera Book
Twenty-five thousand copies were sold; Delavigne was famous.
In the list of those who opposed him were the names of only two men of real note, Delavigne and Scribe.Victor Hugo: His Life and Works
G. Barnett Smith
Scribe and Delavigne, the librettists, and Meyerbeer, devoted busy days and nights to hurrying on the work.Great Musical Composers
George T. Ferris
Accordingly Delavigne became librarian at the Palais Royal, a position retained during the remainder of his life.