- Author: John Buchan
- Copyright: Public domain
- Published in: 1927
- Word count: 111,640 words (≈ about 7 hours)
Set amidst the religious struggles of the 17th century, this is the story of a young minister's return to the town of his birth. There he finds a coven of Satan worshippers and falls deeply in love with one of their victims in a struggle for right and wrong.