The Devil in Love (French: Le Diable Amoureux, 1772) is an occult romance by Jacques Cazotte which tells of a demon, or devil, who falls in love with Alvaro, an amateur human dabbler, and attempts, in the guise of a young woman, to win his affections.
The Le Diable Amoureux started a literary style known as fantastique, where surreal events intrude on reality and the reader is left guessing whether the events actually occurred or were merely the product of the character's imagination.
- 1840 - Le Diable amoureux, France, a ballet by Napoléon Henri Reber, François Benoist and balletmaster Joseph Mazilier. It was later restaged in a revised version under the title Satanella by the Marius Petipa with his father Jean Petipa for the Imperial Ballet with the original music re-orchestrated by Konstantin Liadov. This revival premiered on February 10, 1848 at the Bolshoi Kamenny Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia.
- 1929 - Le Diable amoureux, France, a comic opera by Alexis Roland-Manuel
- 1975-1989 - Devil in Love (Vlyublyonny dyavol), Russia, an opera by in three acts by Alexander Vustin,libretto by Vladimir Khachaturov
- 1999 - The Ninth Gate, USA, a film directed by Roman Polanski, starring Johnny Depp
- The novel also served as inspiration for, and is referred to within, Spanish author Arturo Pérez-Reverte's novel The Club Dumas (El Club Dumas, 1993)
- 2010 - "The Devil in Love", from Spanish Symphonic metal band Döxa, is a song inspired by the novel.
- 2010- "Le Diable amoureux" from the french singer and composer Kentin Jivek is a song inspired by the novel on the album "Ode to Marmaele".
- 2010 - "The Devil in Love - A Soundtrack to the 1772 Occult Novel", a double-CD compilation with contributions from The Tiger Lillies, Jarboe, John Zorn, Art Zoyd and other artists. The CD was issued along with a Swedish translation of the novel published by Malört Förlag.
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