The Devil Unmasked (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Devil Unmasked Satan and I first met at the foot of the holiness mountains, where the road forks, one going through the plains of sin to the land of perdition and the other up the mountain to the portals of glory. I was very much surprised when I first saw him; he did not look anything like I had supposed he would. I had often seen his picture and supposed that he had long horns, cloven feet, a skeleton-like body, and a fiendish look. If he had any horns, they were covered up; if he was cloven footed, I could not detect it, and, instead of being a lean, skeleton-like person, he was plump and looked as though he was well kept; in fact, he looked real genteel and dignified, more like an angel of light than the old-time devil people used to talk about. Instead of being a horrible, ugly, frightful being, he looked like a high-toned gentleman, who would make a very favorable impression on almost anybody. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 274 pages
- 152 x 229 x 15mm | 367g
- 23 Apr 2018
- Forgotten Books
- Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white