The literature of every people tells of its history. The thoughts and feelings of Ukrainians have echoed deeply in the works of national literature. This book contains the poems of Oleksandr Oles "Knyazha Ukrayina", Lesia Ukrayinka's dramatic poem "Boyaryna", and prose by Ukrainian authors: Adriana Kaschenka's "Pid Korsunem", Pantelejmon Kulish's "Chorna Rada", Mykhaylo Kotsubynsky's "Dorohoyu tsinoyu", and Borys Hrinchenko's "Brat na brata". Having stepped into literature in difficult times, these writers were able to enrich Ukrainian spiritual cultural. For a wide circle of lovers of classical literature.