Literature / National Epics

Random Literature or book Quiz

Can you name the countries of these national epics?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

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

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.