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Melvil Decimal System: 809.89

Wording: Literature > By Topic > History and criticism of three or more literatures > By or for groups of persons > Not set

Dewmoji: 📚 > 📚 > ? > ? > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,463
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,837
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
đŸ—ŋ
80
By Topic
75,504
📚
81
American And Canadian
418,287
🍁
82
English
214,460
🏴ķ §ķ ĸķ Ĩķ Žķ §ķ ŋ
83
German
67,985
🇩đŸ‡Ē
84
French
52,541
đŸ‡Ģ🇷
85
Italian
22,273
🇮🇹
86
Spanish And Portuguese
31,518
đŸ‡Ē🇸
87
Latin
5,369
📜
88
Greek and other Classical languages
7,603
đŸ‡Ŧ🇷
89
Other Languages
34,252
🗨
800
Literature
4,257
801
Literary Theory
3,650
☁ī¸
802
Literary Compendia and Outlines
192
803
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
288
📕
804
Essays
206
📄
805
Periodicals
240
📰
806
Literature — Societies, etc.
46
807
Education And Research
624
🎓
808
Anthologies and rhetoric
44,464
🔊
809
History and criticism of three or more literatures
21,537
809.0
By Period
1,208
809.1
Poetry
1,109
809.2
Plays
910
809.3
Fiction
2,413
809.4
Essays
137
809.5
Public Speaking
20
809.6
Letters
33
809.7
Comedy
169
809.8
By or for groups of persons
1,587
809.9
By topic
5,083
809.80
4
809.81
4
809.82
2
809.83
7
809.84809.85
1
809.86
2
809.87
1
809.88
206
809.89
1,316
809.890809.891
30
809.892
Cultural theory of the literature of social groups
892
809.893
1
809.894
145
809.895
Asian cultures
33
809.896
African cultures
93
809.897
81
809.898
8
809.899
15

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
02XInformation > Library and Information Sciences10.8108
305Social Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology > Groups of People ; Inequality7.4148
30XSocial Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology2.9212
0XXInformation2.3168

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