Book Record


AuthorJ. Cazotte
TitleLe Diable Amoureux
CityParis
Publishern.p.
Year1845

CollectionWitchcraft
Catalog No.PQ1961.C5A64 1845 c.

NotesFirst edition of a classic in fantastic literature, depicting a devil who takes the form of a beautiful woman. The lengthy preface was authored by Gérard de Nerval, who considered Cazotte an “illuminé," an exponent of the illuminist tradition.

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