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Melvil Decimal System: 839.827

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0
Information
174,304
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,748
💭
2
Religion
423,003
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
881,215
👫
4
Language
117,983
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
273,951
🔬
6
Technology
639,220
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,263
🎨
8
Literature
864,955
📚
9
Biography and History
550,626
🗿
80
By Topic
67,171
📚
81
American And Canadian
396,366
🍁
82
English
199,987
🇬🇧
83
German
61,987
🇩🇪
84
French
48,616
🇫🇷
85
Italian
20,866
🇮🇹
86
Spanish And Portuguese
26,886
🇪🇸
87
Latin
4,888
📜
88
Greco e altre lingue classiche
6,895
🇬🇷
89
Other Languages
31,293
🗨
830
German Literature
5,459
831
Poetry
2,867
😈
832
Drama
1,855
🎭
833
Fiction
8,876
834
Essays
325
📄
835
German Speeches
29
📢
836
German letters
83
ß
837
German wit and humor
193
😂
838
Authors, German and German miscellany
2,354
👝
839
Literature in other Germanic languages
39,946
839.0
221
839.1
Literature in Low German, Yiddish
206
839.2
Literature in Frisian and Old Saxon
13
839.3
Literature in Dutch or Flemish
7,321
839.4
Platt Deutsch
23
839.5
Scandinavian
216
839.6
Old Norse, Icelandic, Faroese
875
839.7
Swedish literature
19,855
839.8
Danish and Norwegian literature
9,769
839.9
Literature in Gothic
1,035
839.80
4
839.81
Danish Literature
1,333
839.82
Norwigean literature
8,031
839.83
76
839.84
1
839.85839.86839.87
5
839.88
1
839.89
839.820
190
839.821
443
839.822
221
839.823
2,898
839.824
92
839.825
2
839.826
11
839.827
105
839.828
182
839.829
839.8270
10
839.8271839.8272839.8273839.8274839.8275839.8276839.8277
1
839.8278839.8279

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