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Melvil Decimal System: 818.5208

Wording: Literature > American And Canadian > Authors, American and American Miscellany > 20th Century > Not set > Not set > Not set

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Information
174,769
โ„น๏ธ
1
Philosophy and Psychology
162,176
๐Ÿ’ญ
2
Religion
425,946
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ
3
Social Sciences
883,500
๐Ÿ‘ซ
4
Language
118,384
๐Ÿ’ฌ
5
Mathematics and Science
274,667
๐Ÿ”ฌ
6
Technology
640,759
๐Ÿ’ก
7
Arts and Recreation
653,832
๐ŸŽจ
8
Literature
867,919
๐Ÿ“š
9
Biography and History
552,874
๐Ÿ—ฟ
80
By Topic
67,427
๐Ÿ“š
81
American And Canadian
397,116
๐Ÿ
82
English
200,766
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง
83
German
62,395
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
84
French
48,870
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท
85
Italian
21,026
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น
86
Spanish And Portuguese
27,024
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ
87
Latin
4,912
๐Ÿ“œ
88
Greek and other Classical languages
6,925
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท
89
Other Languages
31,458
๐Ÿ—จ
810
American
10,039
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
811
Poetry
44,024
๐Ÿ“œ
812
Drama
8,982
๐ŸŽญ
813
Fiction
313,539
๐Ÿณ
814
Essays
2,835
๐Ÿ“„
815
American Speeches
253
๐Ÿ—ฃ
816
American Letters
194
โœ‰๏ธ
817
American Wit and Humor
4,031
๐Ÿ˜‚
818
Authors, American and American Miscellany
10,726
๐Ÿ‘
819
Canadian literature
2,493
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
818.0
Anthologies And Quotations
178
818.1
Colonial 1607-1776
46
818.2
Post-Revolutionary 1776-1830
86
818.3
Middle 19th Century 1830-61
723
818.4
Later 19th Century 1861-1900
595
818.5
20th Century
5,671
818.6
21st Century
1,507
818.7
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6
818.8
---
8
818.9
---
8
818.50
87
818.51
2
818.52
1,065
818.53818.54
3,788
818.55
1
818.56818.57818.58818.59
3
818.520
913
818.521818.522818.523818.524818.525818.526818.527818.528818.529
818.5200
2
818.5201818.5202
33
818.5203
115
818.5204818.5205818.5206818.5207
17
818.5208
41
818.5209
705
818.52080
7
818.52081818.52082818.52083818.52084818.52085818.52086818.52087818.52088818.52089

Works under MDS 818.5208

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Wording

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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