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  1. Paul (Jo·hann von) [poul yoh-hahn fuh n] /paʊl ˈyoʊ hɑn fən/, 1830–1914, German playwright, novelist, poet, and short-story writer: Nobel Prize 1910.
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Historical Examples

  • Heyse's play appeared in 1899, eight years after Saltus's novel.

    The Merry-Go-Round

    Carl Van Vechten

  • There are excellent German translations of the poems by Heyse and Brandes.

  • The Prussian state library bought the Heyse and Meusebach collections.

  • Heyse is like a painter's poet, ideally beautiful; rather brilliant in his talk, and altogether pleasing.

  • It was taken by him from Heyse's lectures on language which were published posthumously by Steinthal.

    Darwin and Modern Science

    A.C. Seward and Others