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Melvil Decimal System: 398.20945

Wording: Social Sciences > Customs, Etiquette, Folklore > Folklore > Folk literature > Not set > History, geographic treatment, biography > European folktales > Italic Peninsula

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0
Information
174,769
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
162,176
πŸ’­
2
Religion
425,946
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
883,500
πŸ‘«
4
Language
118,384
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
274,667
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
640,759
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
653,832
🎨
8
Literature
867,919
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
552,874
πŸ—Ώ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
177,043
πŸ‘­
31
Statistics
2,064
πŸ“Š
32
Political Science
99,405
πŸ‘‘
33
Economics
152,099
πŸ‚
34
Law
90,536
βš–
35
Public Administration, Military Science
44,525
πŸ‘ƒ
36
Social Problems, Social Services
117,183
πŸ—Ώ
37
Education
119,470
πŸŽ“
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
33,337
πŸ›£
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
47,838
πŸŽ‘
390
Customs and folklore
1,392
πŸŽ‘
391
Costume, Cosmetics and Fashion
4,227
πŸ’„
392
Family, Courtship, Marriage and Sex
1,416
πŸ‘ͺ
393
Social aspects of death
725
⚱
394
General Customs
7,953
πŸ›ƒ
395
Etiquette
2,708
🍴
396
[Formerly "Woman's Position and Treatment"; No longer used]
171
πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§
397
Nomadic peoples (No longer used)
77
🐫
398
Folklore
29,118
πŸ‰
399
Customs of war and diplomacy
51
πŸ—‘
398.0
932
398.1
Primitive traditions
13
398.2
Folk literature
20,856
398.3
Real phenomena as subjects of folklore
722
398.4
Paranatural and legendary phenomena as subjects of folklore
906
πŸ‘Ή
398.5
Chapbooks
25
398.6
Riddles
221
😜
398.7
Jokes and jests
9
398.8
Rhymes and rhyming games
2,302
🎀
398.9
Proverbs
715
398.20
6,069
398.21
Fairy Tales
1,877
398.22
Tales and lore of persons without paranormal powers
1,011
398.23
Tales and lore of places and times
217
βŒ›
398.24
Tales and lore of plants and animals
1,628
398.25
Ghost stories
118
πŸ‘»
398.26
Tales and lore involving physical and natural phenomena
112
398.27
Tales and lore of humanity and human existence
125
398.28
Tales and lore of other topics
9
398.29
20
398.200
8
398.201
17
398.202
1
398.203
22
398.204
Folk literature by language
185
398.205
1
398.206398.207
14
398.208
Groups of people
1,096
398.209
History, geographic treatment, biography
4,708
398.2090
4
398.2091
41
398.2092
11
398.2093
Folklore of the ancient world
435
398.2094
European folktales
1,727
398.2095
Asian folktales
899
398.2096
African folktales
303
398.2097
North American folktales
699
398.2098
South American folktales
85
398.2099
Folklore of Australnesia and the Pacific Islands
324
398.20940
9
398.20941
Folklore of the British Isles (other than England)
309
398.20942
Folklore of England
228
398.20943
Folklore from Germany & Central Europe
424
398.20944
Folklore of France
159
398.20945
Italic Peninsula
74
398.20946
Iberian Peninsula
37
398.20947
Folklore of Russia and the Ukraine
149
398.20948
Folklore of Scandanavia
216
398.20949
Other Countries
59
398.209450
4
398.209451
4
398.209452
3
398.209453
8
398.209454
1
398.209455
1
398.209456
3
398.209457
3
398.209458
11
398.209459
3

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1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

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What is MDS?

Melvil stands for "Melvil Decimal System," named after Melvil Dewey, the famous librarian. Melvil Dewey invented his Dewey Decimal System in 1876, and early versions of his system are in the public domain.

More recent editions of his system are in copyright, and the name "Dewey," "Dewey Decimal," "Dewey Decimal Classification" and "DDC" are registered trademarked by OCLC, who publish periodic revisions.

LibraryThing's MDS system is based on the classification work of libraries around the world, whose assignments are not copyrightable. MDS "scheduldes" (the words that describe the numbers) are user-added, and based on public domain editions of the system.

The Melvil Decimal System is NOT the Dewey Decimal System of today. Wordings, which are entered by members, can only come from public domain sources. The base system is the Free Decimal System, a public domain classification created by John Mark Ockerbloom. Where useful or necessary, wording comes from the 1922 edition of the Dewey Decimal System. Language and concepts may be changed to fit modern tastes, or to better describe books cataloged. Wordings may not come from in-copyright sources.

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