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St. Anselm of Canterbury (c. 1033-1109)
Omar Khayyam (1048-1131)
(The Mabinogion) (c. 1050?)
Peter Abelard (1079-1142)
St. Bernard of Clairvaux (1090-1153)
(The Song of Roland) (c. 1100)
Moses Maimonides (1135-1204)
(The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs) (12th century)
St. Francis of Assisi (c. 1181-1226)
(The Nibelungenlied) (c. 1200)
Brother Ugolino of Montegiorgio (c. 1210?-1274)
(Magna Carta) (1215)
St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274)
(The Saga of Burnt Njal) (13th century)
Dante Alighieri (1265-1321)
(The Cloud of Unknowing) (c. 1300)
Francesco Petrarch (1304-1374)
Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375)
Geoffrey Chaucer (c. 1340-1400)
St. Catherine of Siena (1347-1380)
Thomas à Kempis (c. 1380-1471)
(Sir Gawain and the Green Knight) (Late 14th century)
Epics and Folktales (Anonymous)

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List of Works
[Beowulf]   [Epic of Gilgamesh]   [The Mabinogion]   [The Nibelungenlied]   [The Saga of Burnt Njal]   [Sir Gawain and the Green Knight]   [The Song of Roland]   [Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs]   [Tales from the 1001 Nights]  


The Epic of Gilgamesh (between 2000-1400 BC?)
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Beowulf (c. 725) [HC]
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The Destruction of Dá Derga's Hostel (c. 900?; mss. c. 1100) [HC]
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The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs (12th Century) [HC]
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The Mabinogion (c. 1050?)
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The Nibelungenlied (c. 1200) [HTR]
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The Saga of Burnt Njal (13th Century) [HTR]
Also called Njal's Saga.
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The Song of Roland (c. 1100) [HTR,HC]
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Tales from the 1001 Nights (or, 1001 Arabian Nights) (c. 850?) [HC]
The earliest versions of the 1001 Nights date from the mid-9th century, but modern translations are based on a fourteenth-century manuscript.
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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (Late 14th Century)
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