8vo. 288p. Bound in orange publisher’s cloth. The binding is tight, fresh and clean. A small bookseller’s ticket is pasted on the front free fly-leaf. The dust jacket shows some wear and edge chipping to the extremities; the corners to the inner flaps are clipped and the lower hinge to the front flap is starting to split. The jacket spine is a bit darkened. Interior pages are clean; a few leaves are unopened. Two eminent French psychologists have written this book, beginning with the origins and evolution of the Devil, and showing how the belief became linked with magic and religion; also how people of old were said to be ‘possessed’ when they were under his domination. From this point the authors proceed to a consideration of belief in the Devil as a pathological problem and a phenomenon as seen through the eyes of modern physicians and psychologists" [from the dust jacket].Translated from the 6th French edition. First published in French, 1926. Bookseller Inventory # 000733
Title: The Devil; an historical, critical and ...
Publisher: E.P. Dutton
Publication Date: 1930
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Edition: First American edition.
Book Description Victor Gollancz, 1929. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First English Edition; First Printing. Hardback tightly bound in black cloth with gilt titles, no inscriptions. 288 pages. translated from the French by Stephen Haden Guest. Bookseller Inventory # 60749
Book Description Victor Gollancz, London, 1929. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dustwrapper. 1st Edition. pp 288. Minor wear to cloth binding. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 016352
Book Description Victor Gollancz, 1929. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 066666
Book Description E. P. Dutton, New York, 1930. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Orange cloth, black lettering, lightly rubbed. Owner's plate. FER. Bookseller Inventory # 46686
Book Description Victor Gollancz, London, 1929. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First English Edition. 288 pages. Translated by Stephen Haden Guest from the Sixth French Edition. Name in front. No markings otherwise. Just noticeable wear to spine ends. (XX4000) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 019426
Book Description New York Dutton 1930., 1930. Good in orig. cloth. White paint streak on spine. First printed in 1929. Binding is Hardback. Bookseller Inventory # 003653
Book Description Victor Gollancz Ltd, London, 1929. Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Thus. Bright clean copy with a dated 1931 doctor's name on ffep - the medical aspect mainly has to do with the neurosis associated with demonic fantasies. Bookseller Inventory # 721
Book Description 1930. Cloth. Book Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket. In plastic cover. "A scholarly study of the most fearful apparition in the mind of man." Green boards with black titling on spine and cover. DJ is clipped, has missing pieces on top and bottom of spine as well as chipped corners. Book has foxed pages and age spots on page ends. Professional book dealer since 1975. All orders are processed promptly and packaged with the utmost care. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 018851
Book Description E.P. Dutton & Co., New York: 1930., 1930. Hardcover. 288p. 8vo. Original full cloth binding. Old stains on front cover. Ownership label. Text very clean and tight. Chapters on: the Origins of the Christian Devil; the Covenant with Satan and the Mark of the Devil; the Devil's Sabbath; Demoniacs and Convulsionaries; Demoniacal Madness; etc. A really excellent study. Scarce. OCC 7. Bookseller Inventory # 177OCC1
Book Description Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1930. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1930 printing. Hardcover. 288 pp. Very good, in a good jacket. Light edge wear. Jacket spine sunned with chipping and tearing at the edges. Half-inch hole on the front panel. Bookseller Inventory # 057804