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Melvil Decimal System: 808.83108

Wording: Literature > By Topic > Anthologies and rhetoric > Anthologies > Fiction > Not set > Not set > Not set

Dewmoji: ๐Ÿ“š > ๐Ÿ“š > ๐Ÿ”Š > ? > ? > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
196,074
โ„น๏ธ
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,667
๐Ÿ’ญ
2
Religion
462,730
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ
3
Social Sciences
1,016,516
๐Ÿ‘ซ
4
Language
130,278
๐Ÿ’ฌ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,754
๐Ÿ”ฌ
6
Technology
751,392
๐Ÿ’ก
7
Arts and Recreation
695,085
๐ŸŽจ
8
Literature
928,224
๐Ÿ“š
9
Biography and History
591,421
๐Ÿ—ฟ
80
By Topic
75,412
๐Ÿ“š
81
American And Canadian
417,790
๐Ÿ
82
English
214,183
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง
83
German
67,599
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
84
French
52,436
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท
85
Italian
22,223
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น
86
Spanish And Portuguese
31,481
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ
87
Latin
5,361
๐Ÿ“œ
88
Greek and other Classical languages
7,577
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท
89
Other Languages
34,162
๐Ÿ—จ
800
Literature
4,233
801
Literary Theory
3,646
โ˜๏ธ
802
Literary Compendia and Outlines
192
803
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
288
๐Ÿ“•
804
Essays
205
๐Ÿ“„
805
Periodicals
240
๐Ÿ“ฐ
806
Literature โ€” Societies, etc.
45
807
Education And Research
624
๐ŸŽ“
808
Anthologies and rhetoric
44,418
๐Ÿ”Š
809
History and criticism of three or more literatures
21,521
808.0
Rhetoric; Other Writing Instruction
13,909
808.1
Poetry Writing
1,626
808.2
Playwriting And Screenwriting
1,056
808.3
Fiction Writing
1,777
808.4
Essay Writing
162
808.5
Public Speaking
2,527
๐ŸŽค
808.6
Letter Writing
198
๐Ÿ’Œ
808.7
Comedy Writing
173
๐Ÿ˜†
808.8
Anthologies
12,210
808.9
Non-English
78
808.80
>
971
808.81
Poetry
1,911
808.82
Plays
976
808.83
Fiction
3,461
808.84
Essays
210
808.85
Speeches
135
808.86
Letters
103
808.87
Comedy
268
808.88
Miscellaneous Collections
1,340
808.89
577
808.830
>
51
808.831
581
808.832
7
808.833
20
808.834808.835
7
808.836
8
808.837
3
808.838
1,149
808.839
252
808.8310
98
808.8311808.8312808.8313808.8314808.8315808.8316
1
808.8317808.8318808.8319
808.83100
5
808.83101808.83102808.83103808.83104
2
808.83105808.83106808.83107808.83108
88
808.83109
Short story anthologies by place
3
808.831080808.831081808.831082808.831083
63
808.831084808.831085808.831086808.831087808.831088
5
808.831089
20

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