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Acknowledgements
Introduction
Chapter 1. Myths and Legends of Ancient Civilizations
EGYPT 
GREECE 
MAYA 
MESOPOTAMIA (SUMERIA) GILGAMESH (c. 2,700 B.C.E.)
ROME
MYTHS FROM OTHER ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS
Chapter 2. The Middle Ages
KING ARTHUR (c. 470-539 CE) 
BEOWULF 
MIGUEL. DE CERVANTES,.THE DON QUIXOTE (1547-1616 CE) 
GEOFFREY CHAUCER (__ - 1400 CE) CHANTICLEER 
OMAR KHAYYA?M, (c.1048-1122 CE) THE RUBA?IYA?T 
THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN TOWN (1284 CE) 
WILLIAM TELL (c. 1307 CE) 
OTHER LITERATURE ABOUT THE MIDDLE AGES
Chapter 3. Renaissance Literature
WILLIAM BLAKE (1757-1827) 
JOHN MILTON (1608-1674) 
ALEXANDER POPE (1688-1744) 
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616) 
Chapter 4. Romantic Movement and Victorian Age
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT (1832-1888) 
JANE AUSTEN (1775-1817) 
FRANK L. BAUM (1856-1919) 
CHARLOTTE (1816-1855) and EMILY (1818-1848) BRONTE 
LEWIS CARROLL (1832-1898) 
ANTON CHEKHOV (1860-1904) 
SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE (1772-1834) 
GUY DE MAUPASSANT (1850-1893) 
CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870) 
NIKOLAI GOGOL (1809-1852) 
O.HENRY (1862-1910) 
WASHINGTON IRVING (1783-1859) 
HENRY JAMES (1843-1916) 
RUDYARD KIPLING (1865-1936) 
ABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809-1865) 
JACK LONDON (1876-1916) 
HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW (1807-1882) 
HERMAN MELVILLE (1819-1891) 
OUIDA (1839-1908)
EDGAR ALLAN POE (1809-1849) 
ALEKSANDR SERGEYVICH PUSHKIN (1799-1837) 
MARY SHELLEY (1797-1851) 
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON (1850-1894) 
LEO TOLSTOY (1828-1910) 
MARK TWAIN (1835-1910) 
JULES VERNE (1828-1905) 
OSCAR WILDE (1854-1900) 
Chapter 5. Modernism
JAMES BALDWIN (1924-1987) 
WILLA SIBERT CATHER (1873-1947) 
WILLIAM FAULKNER (1897-1962) 
F. SCOTT FITZGERALD (1896-1940) 
E. M. FORSTER (1879-1970) 
ERNEST HEMINGWAY (1899-1961) 
Hesse, Herman
LANGSTON HUGHES (1902-1967) 
FRANZ KAFKA (1883-1924) 
D. H. LAWRENCE (1885-1930) 
ARTHUR MILLER (1915?2005) 
PABLO NERUDA (1904-1973) 
OCTAVIO PAZ (1914- ) 
JOHN STEINBECK (1902-1968) 
JAMES THURBER (1894-1961) 
J.R.R. TOLKIEN (1892-1973) 
E. B. WHITE (1899-1985) 
THORNTON WILDER (1897-1975) 
VIRGINIA WOOLF (1882-1941) 
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Best books.
Best books -- United States.
Canon (Literature).
Readers for new literates -- Bibliography.
Reading -- Remedial teaching.
English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.