Unit-I: Harriet Beecher Stowe: Uncle Tom’s Cabin 

Unit-II: Henry David Thoreau: Walden 

Unit-III: Edgar Allen Poe: ‘The Fall of the House of Mr. Usher’ 


Walt Whitman: i) From The Song of Myself, Sections: “Myself,” “Leaves of Grass” ii) “Captain! My Captain!” iii) “When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d 

Emily Dickinson: i) “After Great Pain a Formal Feeling Comes” ii) “I Heard a Fly Buzz” iii) “This is my letter to the World” 

Ralph Waldo Emerson: i) “The Problem” ii) “Each and All” iii) “Days”

Unit-I: Sophocles: Antigone 

Unit-II: Christopher Marlowe: Doctor Faustus 

Unit-III: William Shakespeare: Hamlet 

Unit-IV: Ben Jonson: Volpone 


Geoffrey Chaucer: From The General Prologue i) Lines 1 to 42 ii) The Monk iii) Clerk of Oxenford 4) Wife of Bath 


Alexander Pope: i) Epistle to Dr Arbuthnot ii) from An Essay in Criticism Lines 68 to 129 

Samuel Johnson: “London” 


Robert Browning: i) “Two in the Campagna” ii) “Andrea Del Sarto” iii) “The Statue and the Bust” iv) “A Grammarian’s Funeral” 

G. M. Hopkins: i) “Pied Beauty” ii) “Spring and Fall” iii) “Thou art indeed just My Lord” 

Matthew Arnold: “The Scholar Gipsy” 


Wilfred Owen: i) “The Send-off” ii) “Dulce et decorum est” iii) “Futility” 

W. H. Auden: i) “The Unknown Citizen” ii) “Musee de beaux Arts” 

Ted Hughes: i) “Hawk Roosting” ii) “Jaguar” iii) “The Thought Fox” 

Seamus Heaney: i) “Punishment” ii) “Bog Queen” iii) “Strange Fruit”