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Melvil Decimal System: 808.0071

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Information
179,064
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
💭
2
Religion
436,901
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
912,661
👫
4
Language
121,346
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
🔬
6
Technology
666,318
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
🎨
8
Literature
877,170
📚
9
Biography and History
559,529
🗿
80
By Topic
68,830
📚
81
American And Canadian
399,547
🍁
82
English
202,292
🇬🇧
83
German
63,338
🇩🇪
84
French
49,450
🇫🇷
85
Italian
21,274
🇮🇹
86
Spanish And Portuguese
28,573
🇪🇸
87
Latin
5,001
📜
88
Greek and other Classical languages
7,054
🇬🇷
89
Other Languages
31,811
🗨
800
Literature
3,612
801
Literary Theory
3,354
☁️
802
Literary Compendia and Outlines
162
803
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
268
📕
804
Essays
197
📄
805
Periodicals
218
📰
806
Literature — Societies, etc.
42
807
Education And Research
584
🎓
808
Anthologies and rhetoric
41,301
🔊
809
History and criticism of three or more works
19,092
808.0
Rhetoric; Other Writing Instruction
13,061
808.1
Poetry Writing
1,382
808.2
Playwriting And Screenwriting
947
808.3
Fiction Writing
1,617
808.4
Essay Writing
147
808.5
Public Speaking
2,347
🎤
808.6
Letter Writing
182
💌
808.7
Comedy Writing
155
😆
808.8
Anthologies
10,903
808.9
Non-English
79
808.00
Rhetoric & Other Writing Instruction -- Subdivisions
490
808.01
--
4
808.02
Inspiration for writers, ideas
2,390
808.03
--
88
808.04
Handbooks for writers
5,383
808.05808.06
By Type Of Writing
4,607
808.07
--
13
808.08
--
73
808.09
--
6
808.000
17
808.001
Philosophy and Theory
179
808.002
Miscellanies
16
808.003
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
28
808.004
Essays & Special Topics
2
808.005
Periodicals
7
808.006
Societies & Organizations
8
808.007
Education & Research
68
808.008
With Respect to Particular Groups of People
18
808.009
Biography; History By Place
144
808.0070808.0071
42
808.0072
6
808.0073808.0074808.0075808.0076
4
808.0077
3
808.0078808.0079
808.00710
2
808.00711
10
808.00712
3
808.00713808.00714808.00715808.00716808.00717808.00718808.00719

Works under MDS 808.0071

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

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

None

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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