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William Caxton
Old/Middle English
Translation of stories about the Trojan War
John Gower
Old/Middle English
"Confessio Amantis"
Margery Kempe
Old/Middle English
"Book of Margery Kempe"
Geoffrey Chaucer
Old/Middle English
"Troylus and Cryseyde" / "The Canterbury Tales"
William Langland
Old/Middle English
"Piers Plowman"
Sir Thomas Malory
Old/Middle English
"Morte d'Arthur"
Julian of Norwich
Old/Middle English
"Revelations of Divine Love"
Robert Burton
Renaissance/17th Century
"The Anatomy of Melancholy"
John Donne
Renaissance/17th Century
"Divine Poems" / "Satires" / "The Progress of the Soul"
George Herbert
Renaissance/17th Century
"The Collar" / "Easter Wings"
Robert Herrick
Renaissance/17th Century
"Hesperides"
Ben Jonson
Renaissance/17th Century
"Volpone" / "The the Memory of My Beloved Master William Shakespeare"
John Lyly
Renaissance/17th Century
"Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit"
Christopher Marlow
Renaissance/17th Century
"Doctor Faustus" / "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" / "Hero and Leander" / "Tamberlaine" / "The Jew of Malta"
Andrew Marvell
Renaissance/17th Century
"To His Coy Mistress" / "Poems of Affairs of State"
John Milton
Renaissance/17th Century
"Lycidas" / "Paradise Lost" / "Paradise Regained"
Thomas More
Renaissance/17th Century
"Utopia"
William Shakespeare
Renaissance/17th Century
"Coriolanus"
Sir Philip Sidney
Renaissance/17th Century
"Defense of Posie"
Edmund Spenser
Renaissance/17th Century
"Shepherd's Calendar" / The Faerie Queene"
John Webster
Renaissance/17th Century
"The Duchess of Malfi"
James Boswell
Restoration/18th Century
"The Life of Samuel Johnson"
John Bunyan
Restoration/18th Century
"Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners" / "The Pilgrim's Progress"
Robert Burns
Restoration/18th Century
"To a Louse"
William Collins
Restoration/18th Century
"Ode to Simplicity" / "Ode to Evening"
Daniel Defoe
Restoration/18th Century
"Robinson Crusoe" / "Moll Flanders"
John Dryden
Restoration/18th Century
"Absalom and Achitophel" / "Mac Flecknoe"
Oliver Goldsmith
Restoration/18th Century
"The Deserted Village"
Thomas Gray
Restoration/18th Century
"Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard"
Samuel Johnson
Restoration/18th Century
The Periodical, "The Rambler"
Samuel Pepys
Restoration/18th Century
"Memoirs of the Navy"
Alexander Pope
Restoration/18th Century
"An Essay of Criticism" / "An Essay on Man" / "The Rape of the Lock"
Samuel Richardson
Restoration/18th Century
"Clarissa" / "The History of a Lady"
Richard Steele
Restoration/18th Century
Editorials in the "Tattler"
Lawrence Stern
Restoration/18th Century
"The Life and Opinions of Tristam Shandy"
Jonathan Swift
Restoration/18th Century
"Gulliver's Travels" / "A Modest Proposal"
Mary Wollstonecraft
Restoration/18th Century
"Vindication of the Rights of Women"
Jane Austen
Romantic
"Northanger Abbey" / "Mansfield Park"
Byron
Romantic
"Don Juan" / "Manfred"
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Romantic
"Kubla Khan" / "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"
William Hazlett
Romantic
"Table-Talk" / "On Gusto"
John Keats
Romantic
"Ode on a Grecian Urn" / Ode to a Nightingale"
Charles Lamb
Romantic
"Essays of Elia"
Sir Walter Scott
Romantic
"Robb Roy" / "Ivanhoe"
Mary Shelley
Romantic
"Frankenstein"
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Romantic
"Ozymandias" / "Mont Blanc"
Robert Southey
Romantic
"The Cataract at Ladore"
William Wordsworth
Romantic
"Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey"
Charlotte Bronte
Victorian
"Jane Eyre"
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Victorian
"Aurora Leigh"
Robert Browning
Victorian
"My Last Duchess" / "Porphyria's Lover"
Charles Darwin
Victorian
"On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection" / "The Descent of Man"
Charles Dickens
Victorian
"Hard Times" / "David Copperfield" / "Great Expectations"
George Eliot
Victorian
"The Mill on the Floss"
Edward FitzGerald
Victorian
"Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam"
Mrs. Gaskell
Victorian
"Mary Barton"
Thomas Hardy
Victorian
"The Darkling Thrush" / "Tess of the D'Urbervilles" / "The Return of the Native"
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Victorian
"God's Grandeur" / "The Windhover" / "Pied Beauty"
George Meredith
Victorian
"Modern Love"
John Stuart Mill
Victorian
"On Liberty" / "What is Poetry" / Autobiography
John Henry Cardinal Newman
Victorian
"Apologia Pro Vita Sua"
Christina Rossetti
Victorian
"Goblin Market"
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Victorian
"The Blessed Damozel"
John Ruskin
Victorian
"Modern Painters" / "Praeteritia"
Robert Louis Stevenson
Victorian
"Treasure Island" / "Dr. Jekyl and Mr. Hyde" / "Kidnapped"
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Victorian
"In Memoriam" / "The Lady of Shalott" / "Idylls of the King" / "The Charge of the Light Brigade"
William Makepeace Thackeray
Victorian
"Vanity Fair"
Oscar Wilde
Victorian
"The Importance of Being Earnest" / "The Picture of Dorian Gray"
Samuel Beckett
20th Century English
"Endgame" / "Waiting for Godot"
Rupert Brooke
20th Century English
"Heaven" / "Tiara Tahiti"
Joseph Conrad
20th Century English
"The Secret Sharer" / "Nostromo" / "Lord Jim" / "Heart of Darkness"
T. S. Eliot
20th Century English
"Four Quartets" / "The Hollow Men"
E. M. Forster
20th Century English
"Howard's End" / "A Room with a View" / "Passage to India"
James Joyce
20th Century English
"The Dubliners" / "Finnegan's Wake" / "The Dead" / "Araby"
Rudyard Kipling
20th Century English
"Recessional" / "The Jungle Book" / "Puck of Pook's Hill" / "Kim"
D. H. Lawrence
20th Century English
"The Horse Dealer's Daughter" / "Sons and Lovers" / "Women in Love"
Doris Lessing
20th Century English
"The Golden Notebook"
George Orwell
20th Century English
"1984" / "Politics and the English Language"
Harold Pinter
20th Century English
"The Room" / "The Birthday Party" / "No Man's Land"
Siegfried Sassoon
20th Century English
"The Old Huntsman" / "Counter-Attack" / "Vigils"
Tom Stoppard
20th Century English
"The Real Inspector Hound" / "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead"
George Bernard Shaw
20th Century English
"The Devil's Disciple" / "Man and Superman" / "Major Barbara" / "Pygmalion"
Dylan Thomas
20th Century English
"Fern Hill" / "Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog"
Virginia Woolf
20th Century English
"Orlando" / "Mrs. Dalloway" / "To the Lighthouse" / "A Room of One's Own"
William Butler Yeats
20th Century English
"The Wild Swans at Coole" / "The Second Coming"
William Bradford
Early American
"The Mayflower Compact" / "History of Plymouth Plantation"
Anne Bradstreet
Early American
"The Tenth Muse Lately Sprung Up in America" / "To My Dear and Loving Husband"
Jonathan Edwards
Early American
"Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God"
Washington Irving
Early American
"A History of New York" / "Rip Van Winkle" / "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow"
Thomas Jefferson
Early American
"The Declaration of Independence"
Cotton Mather
Early American
"Magnalia Christi Americana" / Transcripts from the Salem Witch Trials
Mary Rowlandson
Early American
"A Narrative of the Captivity and Restauration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson"
Phillis Wheatley
Early American
"On Being Brought from Africa to America"
John Winthrop
Early American
"A Model of Christian Charity"
William Cullen Bryant
American Romantic
"Thanatopsis"
James Fenimore Cooper
American Romantic
"The Deerslayer" / "The Last of the Mohicans"
Emily Dickenson
American Romantic
1775 Poems! / "A Narrow Fellow in the Grass" / "Because I Could Not Stop for Death"
Frederick Douglass
American Romantic
"The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass"
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American Romantic
"Nature" / "The American Scholar" / "Divinity School Address"
Margaret Fuller
American Romantic
"Woman in the Nineteenth Century"
Nathaniel Hawthorne
American Romantic
"The Marble Faun" / The Scarlet Letter"
Harriet Jacobs
American Romantic
"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
American Romantic
"Evangeline"
Herman Melville
American Romantic
"Moby Dick" / "Bartleby the Scrivener"
Edgar Allan Poe
American Romantic
"The Cask of Amontillado" / "The Raven"
Harriet Beecher Stowe
American Romantic
"Uncle Tom's Cabin"
Henry David Thoreau
American Romantic
"Civil Disobedience" / "Walden's Pond"
Walt Whitman
American Romantic
"Song of Myself" / "Leaves of Grass" / O Captain! My Captain!"
Ambrose Bierce
American Realism
"An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"
Kate Chopin
American Realism
"The Awakening"
Stephen Crane
American Realism
"The Red Badge of Courage"
Theodore Dreiser
American Realism
"Sister Carrie"
Bret Harte
American Realism
"The Outcasts of Poker Flat"
William Dean Howells
American Realism
"The Rise of Silas Lapham"
Henry James
American Realism
"The Golden Bowl" / "Daisy Miller"
Sarah Orne Jewett
American Realism
"Country of the Pointed Firs"
Mark Twain
American Realism
""The Prince and the Pauper"
F. Scott Fitzgerald
20th Century American
"The Great Gatsby"
Djuna Barnes
20th Century American
"The Antiphon" / "Ryder"
Saul Bellow
20th Century American
"Seize the Day"
Elizabeth Bishop
20th Century American
"North & South"
William Faulkner
20th Century American
"The Sound and the Fury" / "Sartoris" / "As I Lay Dying"
Robert Frost
20th Century American
"The Road Not Taken" / "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
Allen Ginsberg
20th Century American
"Howl" / "Kaddish"
Ernest Hemingway
20th Century American
"For Whome the Bell Tolls" / "The Sun Also Rises" / "The Old Man and the Sea"
David Henry Hwang
20th Century American
"M. Butterfly"
Jack Kerouac
20th Century American
"On the Road"
Maxine Hong Kingston
20th Century American
"The Woman Warrior" / "China Men"
Denise Levertov
20th Century American
"The Poet in the World"
Jack London
20th Century American
"The Call of the Wild" / "To Build a Fire"
Archibald MacLeish
20th Century American
"J. B."
Edgar Lee Masters
20th Century American
"Spoon River Anthology"
Arthur Miller
20th Century American
"Death of a Salesman" / "The Crucible"
Eugene O'Neill
20th Century American
"Long Day's Journey into Night"
Thomas Pynchon
20th Century American
"Gravity's Rainbow" / "V." / "The Crying of Lot 49"
Adrienne Rich
20th Century American
"Snapshots of a Daughter-in-Law" / "Diving into the Wreck"
Edwin Arlington Robinson
20th Century American
"Lancelot" / "Richard Cory" / "Minniver Cheevy"
Theodore Roethke
20th Century American
"My Papa's Waltz"
Gertrude Stein
20th Century American
"The Making of Americans"
John Steinbeck
20th Century American
"The Grapes of Wrath" / "Tortilla Flat" / "Of Mice and Men"
Wallace Stevens
20th Century American
"Harmonium" / "Ideas of Order"
Amy Tan
20th Century American
"The Kitchen God's Wife"
Alice Walker
20th Century American
"Everyday Use" / "In Search of Our Mother's Gardens" / "The Color Purple"
Eudora Welty
20th Century American
"The Optimist's Daughter"
Edith Wharton
20th Century American
"Ethan Frome" / "The House of Mirth" / "The Age of Innocence"
Tennessee Williams
20th Century American
"A Streetcar Named Desire"
William Carlos Williams
20th Century American
"The Red Wheelbarrow"
Richard Wright
20th Century American
"Native Son" / "Black Boy"
Aristophanes
World Literature - Greek
"The Birds" / "Lysistrata"
Aristotle
World Literature - Greek
"Poetics"
Euripedes
World Literature - Greek
"Medea"
Homer
World Literature - Greek
"The Illiad" / "The Odyssey"
Plato
World Literature - Greek
"The Republic"
Sophocles
World Literature - Greek
"Oedipus the King" / "Antigone"
Virgil
World Literature - Roman
"The Aeneid"
Niccolo Machiavelli
World Literature - Italian
"The Prince"
Miguel de Cervantes
World Literature - Spanish
"Don Quixote"
Moliere
World Literature - French
"Tartuffe"
Voltare
World Literature - French
"Candide"
Gustave Flaubert
World Literature - French
"Madame Bovary"
Fyodor
World Literature - Russian
"The Brothers Karamazov"
Dostoyevsky
World Literature - Russian
"Crime and Punishment"
Leo Tolstoy
World Literature - Russian
"The Death of Ivan Ilyich" / "War and Peace" / "Anna Karenina"
Anton Chekhov
World Literature - Russian
"The Cherry Orchard"
Vladimir Nabokov
World Literature - Russian
"Ada"
Henrik Ibsen
World Literature - Norwegian
"The Doll's House"
Thomas Mann
World Literature - German
"Death in Venice" / "The Magic Mountain"
V. S. Naipaul
World Literature - Trinidadian
"A House for Mr. Biswas"