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Melvil Decimal System: 398.20948104529

Wording: Social Sciences > Customs, Etiquette, Folklore > Folklore > Folk literature > Not set > History, geographic treatment, biography > European folktales > Folklore of Scandanavia > Norway > Not set > Not set > Not set > Not set > Not set

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0
Information
179,064
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
💭
2
Religion
436,901
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
912,661
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
121,346
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
666,318
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
🎨
8
Literature
877,170
📚
9
Biography and History
559,529
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
181,656
👭
31
Statistics
2,146
📊
32
Political Science
102,361
👑
33
Economics
158,992
🐂
34
Law
95,614
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
45,493
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
119,924
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
124,098
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
34,071
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
48,306
🎑
390
Customs and folklore
1,412
🎑
391
Costume, Cosmetics and Fashion
4,285
💄
392
Family, Courtship, Marriage and Sex
1,428
đŸ‘Ē
393
Social aspects of death
735
⚱
394
General Customs
8,068
🛃
395
Etiquette
2,728
🍴
396
[Formerly "Woman's Position and Treatment"; No longer used]
176
👩‍👩‍👧
397
Nomadic peoples (No longer used)
81
đŸĢ
398
Folklore
29,340
🐉
399
Customs of war and diplomacy
53
🗡
398.0
944
398.1
Primitive traditions
13
398.2
Folk literature
21,015
398.3
Real phenomena as subjects of folklore
729
398.4
Paranatural and legendary phenomena as subjects of folklore
913
👹
398.5
Chapbooks
26
398.6
Riddles
221
😜
398.7
Jokes and jests
9
398.8
Rhymes and rhyming games
2,311
🎤
398.9
Proverbs
728
398.20
6,111
398.21
Fairy Tales
1,891
398.22
Tales and lore of persons without paranormal powers
1,014
398.23
Tales and lore of places and times
219
⌛
398.24
Tales and lore of plants and animals
1,638
398.25
Ghost stories
120
đŸ‘ģ
398.26
Tales and lore involving physical and natural phenomena
113
398.27
Tales and lore of humanity and human existence
127
398.28
Tales and lore of other topics
8
398.29
20
398.200
8
398.201
19
398.202
1
398.203
22
398.204
Folk literature by language
187
398.205
1
398.206398.207
14
398.208
Groups of people
1,094
398.209
History, geographic treatment, biography
4,748
398.2090
4
398.2091
42
398.2092
11
398.2093
Folklore of the ancient world
431
398.2094
European folktales
1,747
398.2095
Asian folktales
909
398.2096
African folktales
307
398.2097
North American folktales
700
398.2098
South American folktales
90
398.2099
Folklore of Australnesia and the Pacific Islands
321
398.20940
9
398.20941
Folklore of the British Isles (other than England)
311
398.20942
Folklore of England
230
398.20943
Folklore from Germany & Central Europe
427
398.20944
Folklore of France
160
398.20945
Italic Peninsula
76
398.20946
Iberian Peninsula
40
398.20947
Folklore of Russia and the Ukraine
150
398.20948
Folklore of Scandanavia
220
398.20949
Other Countries
60
398.209480
6
398.209481
Norway
113
398.209482
2
398.209483
2
398.209484
2
398.209485
Sweden
15
398.209486398.209487398.209488
2
398.209489
Denmark; Finland
39
398.2094810
31
398.2094811398.2094812398.2094813398.2094814398.2094815398.2094816398.2094817398.2094818398.2094819
398.20948100398.20948101
7
398.20948102
5
398.20948103398.20948104
18
398.20948105398.20948106398.20948107
1
398.20948108398.20948109
398.209481040398.209481041398.209481042398.209481043398.209481044398.209481045
18
398.209481046398.209481047398.209481048398.209481049
398.2094810450398.2094810451398.2094810452
18
398.2094810453398.2094810454398.2094810455398.2094810456398.2094810457398.2094810458398.2094810459
398.20948104520398.20948104521398.20948104522398.20948104523398.20948104524398.20948104525398.20948104526398.20948104527398.20948104528398.20948104529
18
398.209481045290398.209481045291398.209481045292398.209481045293398.209481045294398.209481045295398.209481045296
18
398.209481045297398.209481045298398.209481045299

Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

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