EPIC POETRY :




A --

The Aeneid by Virgil (19 BCE)

Atrahasis Epic (~1640 BCE)




B --

Beowulf (~8th-11th Century CE)




C --

The Cantos by Ezra Pound (1915-1962)



D --

The Divine Comedy by Dante (1308-1321)

Don Juan by Lord Byron (1819)





E --

Endymion by John Keats

The Epic of Gilgamesh (~1100 BCE)

Epic of Manas (Origin date unknown--Published 1792)





F --

The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser (1590)





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I --

The Iliad by Homer (~800 BCE)





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L --

The Lotos-Eaters by Alfred Lord Tennyson

The Lusiads by Luis de Camoens (1572)





M --

The Mahabharata (350 BCE)

Metamorphoses by Ovid (8 AD)





N --

The Nibelungenlied (13th Century)





O --

The Odyssey by Homer (~800 BCE)

Orlando Furioso by Ludovico Ariosto (1532)





P --

Paradise Lost by John Milton (1667)





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R --

Ramayana by Valmiki (~300 BCE)

The Rape of the Lock by Alexander Pope (1714)





S --

The Saga of Grettir the Strong [The Icelandic Sagas] (~930 AD to the 11th Century)

The Shahnameh by Ferdowsi Tusi (11th Century)

The Song of Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The Song of Roland (11th-12th Century)





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