National Epics

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Epic NameCountryAuthor
Слово о полку Игореве (Tale of Igor's Campaign)Unknown
Cantar de Mio CidUnknown
Phra Lak Phra LamUnknown
The Old Testament/TanakhVarious
The Columbiad or Leaves of Grass or Song of HiawathaJoel Barlow or Henry Wadsworth Longfellow or Walt Whitman
ვეფხისტყაოსანი (The Knight in the Panther's Skin)Shota Rustaveli
L'Atlantida and Canigó (An autonomous region)Jacint Verdaguer
Martín FierroJosé Hernández
Kakawin Rāmâyaṇa or RamakavacaUnknown
A Confederação dos Tamoios or CaramuruGonçalves de Magalhães or Diogo Álvares Correia
Táin Bó Cúailnge (The Cattle Raid of Cooley)Unknown
La Araucana/The AraucaniadAlonso de Ercilla y Zuñiga
Epic NameCountryAuthor
Story of SinuheUnknown
Beowulf or The Henriad or Paradise Lost or the Faerie QueeneUnknown or William Shakespeare or John Milton or Edmund Spencer
De Leeuw van Vlaanderen (The Lion of ________)Unknown
The Iliad and the OdysseyHomer
Divina Commedia (The Divine Comedy)Dante Alighieri
Epic of SundiataUnknown
Epic of King GesarVarious
KalevalaElias Lönnrot
La Chanson de Roland (The Song of Roland)Unknown
Epic of GilgameshUnknown
Mahabharata or RamayanaVyasa or Valmiki
The Brus or OssianJohn Barbour or James MacPherson
Os LusíadasLuís de Camões

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