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Melvil Decimal System: 823.1

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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
820
English Literature
12,593
821
Poetry
28,458
822
Drama
16,667
๐ŸŽญ
823
Fiction
132,351
824
Essays
1,579
๐Ÿ“„
825
English Speeches
79
826
English letters
271
827
English wit and humor
934
๐Ÿ˜‚
828
Authors, English and English miscellany
7,218
๐Ÿ‘
829
Old English literature, ca. 450-1100
616
๐Ÿ‰
823.0
4,203
823.1
Early English 1066-1400
86
823.2
Pre-Elizabethan 1400-1558
466
823.3
Elizabethan 1558-1625
2,353
823.4
Post-Elizabethan 1625-1702
497
823.5
Queen Anne 1702-45
554
823.6
Later 18th century 1745-1800
563
823.7
Early 19th century 1800-37
1,307
823.8
Victorian period 1837-1900
5,758
823.9
Modern Period
101,291
823.10
10
823.11823.12
1
823.13
3
823.14
7
823.15823.16823.17
5
823.18
2
823.19
13

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