[ German ver-fuh l ]
/ German ˈvɛr fəl /
Franz [German frahnts] /German frɑnts/, 1890–1945, Austrian novelist, poet, and dramatist, born in Austria-Hungary: in the U.S. after 1939.
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/ (German ˈvɛrfəl) /
Franz (frants). 1890–1945, Austro-Hungarian poet, novelist, and dramatist of the German expressionist movement. His novels include The Forty Days of Musa Dagh (1933) and The Song of Bernadette (1941)
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