Chaucer to Shakespeare

Chaucer

Francis Bacon

Shakespeare

Edmund Spenser

Christopher Marlowe

Ben Jonson

Jacobean to Restoration Period

John Milton

John Dryden

Jonathan Swift

William Congreve

John Bunyan

Augustan Age

Joseph Addison

Richard Steele

Alexander Pope

Samuel Johnson

Oliver Goldsmith

Brinsley Sheridan

Romantic Period

William Blake

Robert Burns

William Wordsworth

Walter Scott

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Lord Byron

Percy Bysshe Shelley

John Keats

Jane Austen

Victorian Period

Charles Dickens

Charlotte Bronte

Emily Bronte

George Eliot

Thomas Hardy

Lord Tennyson

Robert Browning

Matthew Arnold

Modern Period

Gerard Manley Hopkins

William Butler Yeats

TS Eliot

George Bernard Shaw

Joseph Conrad

JM Synge

Rudyard Kipling

HG Wells

Virginia Woolf

Contemporary Period

Graham Greene

Samuel Beckett

WH Auden

William Golding

Sarojini Naidu

Mulk Raj Anand

RK Narayan

Raja Rao

American Literature

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Edgar Allan Poe

Thoreau Henry David

Walt Whitman

Herman Melville

Emily Dickinson

Mark Twain

Henry James

Robert Frost

Eugene Gladstone O'Neill