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Melvil Decimal System: 793.8

Wording: Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Indoor Amusements > Magic tricks, juggling and card tricks

Dewmoji: 🎨 > âšŊ > 🏩 > 🃏

0
Information
174,442
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,809
💭
2
Religion
423,445
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,483
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
118,029
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
274,025
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,380
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,545
🎨
8
Literature
865,381
📚
9
Biography and History
551,058
đŸ—ŋ
70
General Art
66,327
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,270
🏡
72
Architecture
39,918
đŸŦ
73
Sculpture
23,299
đŸ—ŋ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
143,696
✏
75
Painting
40,221
🎨
76
Engraving
9,480
🆒
77
Photography
32,730
📷
78
Music
91,972
đŸŽŧ
79
Amusements and Recreation
195,632
âšŊ
790
Amusements
6,339
😀
791
Public Entertainments, TV, Movies
62,776
đŸ“ģ
792
Stage Entertainments
15,908
🎭
793
Indoor Amusements
18,693
🏩
794
Games Of Skill
8,321
đŸŽ¯
795
Games Of Chance
3,290
â™Ŗī¸
796
Athletics And Sports
64,617
👟
797
Water & Aerial Sports
5,556
â›ĩ
798
Horsemanship and Animal Racing
2,763
🏇
799
Fishing; Hunting; Shooting
7,369
đŸŽŖ
793.0
146
793.1
20
793.2
Parties and entertaining
655
793.3
Dancing
1,820
💃
793.4
104
793.5
26
793.6
1
793.7
Board games, mental puzzles
4,424
🎲
793.8
Magic tricks, juggling and card tricks
1,479
🃏
793.9
Other
2,635
793.80
101
🐰🎩
793.81
2
793.82
2
793.83
1
793.84
1
793.85
76
793.86793.87
46
793.88
1
793.89
17

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