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Melvil Decimal System: 808.0662

Wording: Literature > By Topic > Anthologies and rhetoric > Rhetoric; Other Writing Instruction > By Type Of Writing > Writing non-fiction (by topic) > Religious writing

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0
Information
196,271
โ„น๏ธ
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
๐Ÿ’ญ
2
Religion
463,618
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
๐Ÿ‘ซ
4
Language
130,463
๐Ÿ’ฌ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
๐Ÿ”ฌ
6
Technology
751,858
๐Ÿ’ก
7
Arts and Recreation
695,837
๐ŸŽจ
8
Literature
929,792
๐Ÿ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
๐Ÿ—ฟ
80
By Topic
75,504
๐Ÿ“š
81
American And Canadian
418,287
๐Ÿ
82
English
214,460
๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ
83
German
67,985
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
84
French
52,541
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท
85
Italian
22,273
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น
86
Spanish And Portuguese
31,518
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ
87
Latin
5,369
๐Ÿ“œ
88
Greek and other Classical languages
7,603
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท
89
Other Languages
34,252
๐Ÿ—จ
800
Literature
4,257
801
Literary Theory
3,650
โ˜๏ธ
802
Literary Compendia and Outlines
192
803
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
288
๐Ÿ“•
804
Essays
206
๐Ÿ“„
805
Periodicals
240
๐Ÿ“ฐ
806
Literature โ€” Societies, etc.
46
807
Education And Research
624
๐ŸŽ“
808
Anthologies and rhetoric
44,464
๐Ÿ”Š
809
History and criticism of three or more literatures
21,537
808.0
Rhetoric; Other Writing Instruction
13,911
808.1
Poetry Writing
1,629
808.2
Playwriting And Screenwriting
1,056
808.3
Fiction Writing
1,777
808.4
Essay Writing
163
808.5
Public Speaking
2,529
๐ŸŽค
808.6
Letter Writing
199
๐Ÿ’Œ
808.7
Comedy Writing
174
๐Ÿ˜†
808.8
Anthologies
12,231
808.9
Non-English
78
808.00
Rhetoric & Other Writing Instruction -- Subdivisions
555
808.01
--
4
808.02
Inspiration for writers, ideas
2,586
808.03
--
123
808.04
Handbooks for writers
5,657
808.05808.06
By Type Of Writing
4,884
808.07
--
17
808.08
--
72
808.09
--
7
808.060
2
808.061
1
808.062
6
808.063
3
808.064808.065808.066
Writing non-fiction (by topic)
3,302
808.067
Adult easy literature
7
808.068
Children's literature
1,096
808.069
1
808.0660
271
808.0661
Philosophical/psychological writing
82
808.0662
Religious writing
46
808.0663
Writing about the social sciences
470
808.0664
Writing about languages and linguistics
7
808.0665
Science writing
145
808.0666
Writing about applied sciences and technology
1,360
808.0667
Writing about the arts and leisure
130
808.0668
Writing about literature
48
808.0669
Writing about history/writing biographies
370
808.06620
3
808.06621808.06622
1
808.06623
12
808.06624808.06625
1
808.06626
1
808.06627808.06628
2
808.06629

Works under MDS 808.0662

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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

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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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