Sterling North, C. B. Boutell

Speak of the Devil: An Anthology of Demonology

1945 (This Edition Published)

Main Details
Credits
Editor Sterling North
Editor C. B. Boutell
Cover Artist Salvador Dalí
Publisher Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.*
Copyright Holder Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.*
Printed by The Country Life Press
Foreword by Sterling North
Foreword by C. B. Boutell
Contributing Writer Max Beerbohm
Contributing Writer Francis Oscar Mann
Contributing Writer Charles Pierre Baudelaire*
Contributing Writer Bret Harte
Contributing Writer Franchun Beltzarri
Contributing Writer John Collier
Contributing Writer Guy de Maupassant
Contributing Writer W. Carleton*
Contributing Writer Robert Louis Stevenson
Contributing Writer Sir Walter Scott
Contributing Writer Nikolái Vasilévich Gógol*
Contributing Writer Dante Alighieri
Contributing Writer Martin Luther
Contributing Writer B. E. König
Contributing Writer Selma Lagerlöf
Contributing Editor William J. Thoms*
Contributing Writer Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Contributing Writer John Masefield
Contributing Writer John Milton
Contributing Writer Anatole France
Contributing Writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Contributing Writer Christopher Marlowe
Contributing Writer Alain René le Sage*
Contributing Writer Alphonse Daudet
Contributing Writer Richard Garnett
Contributing Writer C. S. Lewis
Contributing Writer Washington Irving
Contributing Writer Nathaniel Hawthorne
Contributing Writer Chapman J. Milling
Contributing Writer Robert Arthur*
Contributing Writer Stephen Vincent Benét
About/Subject Devil
Works
Date
This Edition Published 1945
Copyright 1945
Format Hardback
Publication Location Garden City, New York
Genre
Page Count / Font 334 pages
Language English
Chapters I FOREWORD

II THE SMELL OF SULPHUR

Preface

Enoch Soames by Max Beerbohm
The Devil in a Nunnery by Francis Oscar Mann
The Litanies of Satan by Charles Pierre Baudelaire
The Devil and the Broker by Bret Harte
The Devil's Age by Franchun Beltzarri
Thus I Refute Beelzy by John Collier

III FOREIGN DEVILS

General Preface

French
I The Generous Gambler by Charles Pierre Baudelaire
II The Legend of Mont St.-Michel by Guy de Maupassant

Irish
I The Three Wishes by W. Carleton

Scotch
I The Devil and the Innkeeper by Robert Louis Stevenson
II Wandering Willie's Tale by Sir Walter Scott

Russian
I St. John's Eve by Nikolái Vasilévich Gógol

Italian
I Canto XXXIV from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri

German
I Of the Devil and His Works by Martin Luther
II A Day in Nuremberg by B. E. König

Swedish
I Ghost Story by Selma Lagerlöf

English
I How Fryer Bacon Saved a Gentleman That Had Given Himselfe to the Devill, edited by William J. Thoms
II The Devil and the Lady by Alfred, Lord Tennyson
III The Devil and the Old Man by John Masefield
IV The Devil, George, and Rosie by John Collier

IV THE WAR IN HEAVEN

Preface

Selection from Book I of Paradise Lost by John Milton
Revolt of the Angels by Anatole France

V THE FAUST LEGEND

Preface

Selection from Part I of Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe

VI THE DJINN BOTTLE

Preface

Asmodeus; or, The Devil on Two Sticks by Alain René le Sage
Bottle Party by John Collier

VII THE DEVIL QUOTES SCRIPTURE

Preface

The Three Low Masses by Alphonse Daudet
The Demon Pope by Richard Garnett
Selections from The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis

VIII SATAN FINDS THE NEW WORLD

Preface

The Devil and Tom Walker by Washington Irving
The Devil in Manuscript by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Balaam Foster's Fiddle by Chapman J. Milling
Satan and Sam Shay by Robert Arthur
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Stephen Vincent Benét
Notes Book Club Edition

Printed in the United States

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