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

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