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Melvil Decimal System: 828.08

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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
80
By Topic
67,259
📚
81
American And Canadian
396,487
🍁
82
English
200,082
đŸ‡Ŧ🇧
83
German
62,017
🇩đŸ‡Ē
84
French
48,638
đŸ‡Ģ🇷
85
Italian
20,882
🇮🇹
86
Spanish And Portuguese
26,911
đŸ‡Ē🇸
87
Latin
4,893
📜
88
Greco e altre lingue classiche
6,900
đŸ‡Ŧ🇷
89
Other Languages
31,312
🗨
820
English Literature
12,535
821
Poetry
28,359
822
Drama
16,578
🎭
823
Fiction
131,949
824
Essays
1,573
📄
825
English Speeches
78
826
English letters
268
827
English wit and humor
932
😂
828
Authors, English and English miscellany
7,193
👝
829
Old English literature, ca. 450-1100
617
🐉
828.0
Anthologies And Quotations
304
828.1
28
828.2
90
828.3
283
828.4
231
828.5
202
828.6
390
828.7
167
828.8
950
828.9
3,180
828.00
67
828.01
1
828.02
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
103
828.03
Diaries And Journals
25
828.04
2
828.05828.06
1
828.07
7
828.08
88
828.09
3
828.080
2
828.081828.082
4
828.083828.084828.085828.086828.087828.088828.089

Works under MDS 828.08

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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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