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Melvil Decimal System: 745.61

Wording: Arts and Recreation > Drawing; Decoration; Design > Decorative Art And Design > Calligraphy > Calligraphy instruction

Dewmoji: 🎨 > ✏ > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
174,374
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,779
πŸ’­
2
Religion
423,184
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
881,318
πŸ‘«
4
Language
118,009
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,977
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
639,279
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
651,427
🎨
8
Literature
865,204
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
550,807
πŸ—Ώ
70
General Art
66,307
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,265
🏑
72
Architecture
39,910
🏬
73
Sculpture
23,294
πŸ—Ώ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
143,666
✏
75
Painting
40,216
🎨
76
Engraving
9,480
πŸ†’
77
Photography
32,723
πŸ“·
78
Music
91,964
🎼
79
Amusements and Recreation
195,602
⚽
740
Graphic Art
941
741
Drawing; Drawings
74,305
πŸ–
742
Perspective
127
743
Art Antatomy; Life School
2,443
744
Mathematic Drawing
135
βž—
745
Decorative Art And Design
27,996
746
Art Needlework
27,602
747
Interior Decoration
5,092
748
Stained and Iridecent Glass
2,615
749
Artistic Furniture; Fireplaces; Frames, etc.
2,410
745.0
1,563
745.1
Antiques and collectibles
1,048
745.2
Industrial
960
745.3
22
745.4
Pure And Applied
2,201
745.5
Hand crafts
12,218
745.6
Calligraphy
1,847
745.7
Decorative painting
925
745.8
36
745.9
1,291
745.60
13
745.61
Calligraphy instruction
672
745.62745.63745.64745.65745.66
5
745.67
Illuminated manuscipts
429
745.68745.69
745.610
32
745.611745.612
1
745.613745.614745.615745.616745.617
1
745.618745.619
213

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1922 Edition
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

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