Daniel Defoe, Thomas Mann, John Milton, August Nemo: 3 books to know The Devil
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We will always select for you three great works to instigate your mind, this time the topic is: The Devil.
- The Political History of the Devil by Daniel Defoe
- Paradise Lost by John Milton
- The Devil on Two Sticks by Alain-René LesageThe Political History of the Devil is a 1726 book by Daniel Defoe. General scholarly opinion is that Defoe really did think of the Devil as a participant in world history.
Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton. The first version, published in 1667, consisted of ten books with over ten thousand lines of verse.
The Devil on Two Sticks is a 1707 novel by French writer Alain-René Lesage. It is set in Madrid, and it tells the story of demon king Asmodeus, Don Cleophas Leandro Perez Zambullo and his beloved, Donna Thomasa.
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