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Melvil Decimal System: 728.09

Wording: Arts and Recreation > Architecture > Residences > Not set > Biography; History By Place

Dewmoji: 🎨 > đŸŦ > 🏠 > ? > ?

0
Information
115,954
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
115,844
💭
2
Religion
351,090
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
554,451
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
75,777
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
181,736
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
414,821
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
444,897
🎨
8
Literature
605,140
📚
9
Biography and History
396,598
đŸ—ŋ
70
General Art
48,140
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
6,032
🏡
72
Architecture
27,877
đŸŦ
73
Sculpture
16,359
đŸ—ŋ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
103,621
✏
75
Painting
28,529
🎨
76
Engraving
7,220
🆒
77
Photography
23,666
📷
78
Music
60,406
đŸŽŧ
79
Amusements and Recreation
123,047
âšŊ
720
Architecture
14,370
🏛
721
Architectural Construction
725
🏗
722
Ancient and Oriental
281
⛩
723
Medieval; Gothic
188
🏰
724
Modern
763
đŸĸ
725
Public Buildings
2,259
🏤
726
Ecclesiastic and Religious
2,607
â›Ē
727
Educational and Scientific
525
đŸĢ
728
Residences
4,724
🏠
729
Design and Decoration
1,435
🎀
728.0
784
728.1
34
728.2
24
728.3
City houses, Mansions, Palaces
1,357
728.4
7
728.5
85
728.6
181
728.7
133
728.8
1,014
728.9
237
728.00
2
728.01
18
728.02
69
728.03
7
728.04
37
728.05728.06
1
728.07
4
728.08
33
728.09
Biography; History By Place
613
728.090
20
728.091
9
728.092
Biography
65
728.093
Ancient World
8
728.094
Europe
156
728.095
Asia
39
728.096
Africa
10
728.097
North America
236
728.098
South America
7
728.099
Pacific
49

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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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