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Melvil Decimal System: 738.0904

Wording: Arts and Recreation > Sculpture > Pottery; Porcelain > Not set > History and geography of pottery > Not set > Not set

Dewmoji: 🎨 > đŸ—ŋ > ? > ? > ? > ? > ?

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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
70
General Art
67,286
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,387
🏡
72
Architecture
40,698
đŸŦ
73
Sculpture
23,520
đŸ—ŋ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
144,736
✏
75
Painting
40,600
🎨
76
Engraving
9,621
🆒
77
Photography
33,180
📷
78
Music
92,915
đŸŽŧ
79
Amusements and Recreation
197,724
âšŊ
730
Sculpture
6,286
731
Materials and Methods
1,195
732
Ancient
492
733
Greek and Roman
435
734
Medieval
106
735
Modern
485
736
Carving; Seals; Dies; Gems
2,559
737
Numismatics; Coins; Medals
2,348
👛
738
Pottery; Porcelain
5,667
739
Art metal-work
3,947
738.0
1,491
738.1
647
738.2
694
738.3
1,227
738.4
113
738.5
259
738.6
121
738.7
3
738.8
230
738.9
35
738.00
3
738.01
2
738.02
42
738.03
11
738.04738.05
7
738.06
10
738.07
98
738.08
35
738.09
History and geography of pottery
1,282
738.090
32
738.091
8
738.092
381
738.093
29
738.094
279
738.095
237
738.096
10
738.097
167
738.098
10
738.099
63
738.0900738.0901
4
738.0902
1
738.0903
1
738.0904
20
738.0905
5
738.0906738.0907738.0908738.0909
738.09040
3
738.09041
2
738.09042738.09043
1
738.09044738.09045
1
738.09046738.09047738.09048738.09049
3

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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