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

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