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DANIEL DE FOE.
WITA PREPACES AND NOTES, INCLUDING THOSE ATTRIBUTED TO
SIR WALTER SCOTT.
HISTORY OF THE DEVIL
LONDON : GEORGE BELL AND SONS, YORK STREET,
PS 3401 1882
PRINTED BY WILLIAM CLOWES AND SONS, LIMITED,
STAMFORD STREET AND CHARING CROSS.
Of the station Satan had in heaven before he fell; the nature and original
of his crime, and some of Mr. Milton's mistakes about it
What became of the Devil and his host of fallen spirits after their being
expelled from heaven, and his wandering condition till the creation;
with some more of Mr. Milton's absurdities on that subject . 342
Of the number of Satan's host; how they came first to know of the new
created worlds now in being, and their measures with mankind upon the
Of the power of the Devil at the time of the creation of this world ;
whetber it has not been farther straitened and limited since that time,
and what shifts and stratagems he is obliged to make use of to compass
his designs upon mankind
Of the progress of Satan in carrying on his conquest over mankind, from
the fall of Eve to the Deluge
Of the Devil's second kingdom, and how he got footing in the renewed
world by his victory over Noah and his race
Of God's calling a church out of the midst of a degenerate world, and of
Satan's new measures upon that incident: how he attacked them imme.
diately, and his success in those attacks