The Devil in Legend and Literature. The Devil, Maxmilian RUDWIN.

The Devil in Legend and Literature.

London: The Open Court Publishing Company, 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Large octavo. xiv + 354pp. Black cloth lettered in red on spine & front board. B/w illustrations. Index. The devil as portrayed in European literature and mythology. Chapters include: The Legend of Lucifer, The Number of the Devils, The Names of the Devils, The Form of the Fiend, The Devil's Dominions, Journeys to Hell, The Organization of Pandemonium, Asmodeus, Dandy Among Demons, The Legend of Lilith, and The Belief in the Devil. Cloth has been coated in varnish which has become scratched and discoloured over time, corners and spine ends lightly bumped, page edges browned with some creased corners and a few spots of browning, bookplate on front blank. Despite cosmetic faults, still a tight, internally clean Good+ reference copy (no dust jacket). Item #64528


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