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Caedmon
(first English poet
known by name
Hymns
Anonymous
Beowulf
(great Anglo-Saxon epic)
Bede the Venerable
Ecclesiastical History
(first history of
English people)
Geoffrey of Monmouth
History of the Kings of Britain
(first elaborate account
of King Arthur's court)
Geoffrey Chaucer
The Book of the Duchess
Geoffrey Chaucer
House of Fame
Geoffrey Chaucer
Troilus and Criseyde
Geoffrey Chaucer
Legend of Good Women
Geoffrey Chaucer
Canterbury Tales
Sir Thomas Malory
Le Morte Darthur
Sir Thomas More
Utopia
Ralph Holinshed
Chronicles
(basis of many of
Shakespeare's plays)
Edmund Spenser
The Shepheardes Calendar
Sir Philip Sidney
Defense of Poesie
Thomas Kyd
The Spanish Tragedy
Christopher Marlowe
Tamburlaine
Christopher Marlowe
Dr. Faustus
Sir Philip Sidney
Arcadia
Edmund Spenser
The Faerie Queen
Sir Philip Sidney
Astrophil and Stella
Shakespeare
The Comedy of Errors
(first play)
Shakespeare
Richard III
Shakespeare
Venus and Adonis
(long narrative poem)
Shakespeare
Rape of Lucrece
(long narrative poem)
Shakespeare
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Shakespeare
Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare
Merchant of Venice
Shakespeare
Falstaff plays
Henry IV
Henry V
Merry Wives of Windsor
Shakespeare
Julius Caesar
Shakespeare
joyous comedies
Much Ado about Nothing
As You Like It
Twelfth Night
Shakespeare
Hamlet
Shakespeare
bitter comedies
Troilus and Cressida
All's Well that Ends Well
Measure for Measure
Shakespeare
Othello
Shakespeare
Macbeth
Shakespeare
King Lear
Shakespeare
Antony and Cleopatra
Shakespeare
tragi-comedies
Cymbeline
The Winter's Tale
The Tempest
Edmund Spenser
Amoretti
Sir Francis Bacon
Essays
Ben Jonson
Everyman in His Humour
Ben Jonson
Volpone
Ben Jonson
Alchemist
John Milton
Ode on the Morning
of Christ's Nativity
John Milton
On Shakespeare
John Milton
L'Allegro and Il Penseroso
(companion poems)
John Milton
Lycidas
John Milton
Defence of the English People
Thomas Hobbes
Leviathan
Izaak Walton
The Compleat Angler
Richard Lovelace
Lucasta
John Knox
First Blast of the
Trumpet against the
Monstrous Regiment
of Women
Sir Walter Ralegh (Raleigh)
Discovery of Guiana