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Melvil Decimal System: 818.54

Wording: Literature > American And Canadian > Authors, American and American Miscellany > 20th Century > Not set

Dewmoji: 📚 > 🍁 > 👝 > ? > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
👫
4
Language
130,463
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
🔬
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
🗿
80
By Topic
75,504
📚
81
American And Canadian
418,287
🍁
82
English
214,460
🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿
83
German
67,985
🇩🇪
84
French
52,541
🇫🇷
85
Italian
22,273
🇮🇹
86
Spanish And Portuguese
31,518
🇪🇸
87
Latin
5,369
📜
88
Greek and other Classical languages
7,603
🇬🇷
89
Other Languages
34,252
🗨
810
American
10,796
🇺🇸
811
Poetry
46,565
📜
812
Drama
9,544
🎭
813
Fiction
329,839
🐳
814
Essays
3,039
📄
815
American Speeches
279
🗣
816
American Letters
242
✉️
817
American Wit and Humor
4,136
😂
818
Authors, American and American Miscellany
11,343
👝
819
Canadian literature
2,504
🇨🇦
818.0
Anthologies And Quotations
240
818.1
Colonial 1607-1776
47
818.2
Post-Revolutionary 1776-1830
92
818.3
Middle 19th Century 1830-61
765
818.4
Later 19th Century 1861-1900
636
818.5
20th Century
5,958
818.6
21st Century
1,625
818.7
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7
818.8
---
8
818.9
---
13
818.50
92
818.51
2
818.52
1,146
818.53818.54
3,972
818.55
1
818.56818.57818.58818.59
3
818.540
3,557
818.541
1
818.542
1
818.543818.544818.545818.546
1
818.547
2
818.548
1
818.549
2

Works under MDS 818.54

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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.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
081Information > Quotations > American Anthologies30.7184
792.7Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Stage Entertainments > Comedy, Variety17.5105
031.0Information > Dictionaries And Encyclopedias > American16.3114
031.02Information > Dictionaries And Encyclopedias > American > Miscellanies and Factbooks16.3114
636.8Technology > Agriculture & Animal Husbandry > Domestic Animals > Cats11.7129
08XInformation > Quotations10210
031Information > Dictionaries And Encyclopedias > American6.3132
741.59Arts and Recreation > Graphic arts and decorative arts ; design > Drawing; Drawings > Cartoons, cariactures, comics > Collections4.7522
306.7Social Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology > Culture and Institutions > Relations between the sexes, sexualities, love4.4140
03XInformation > Dictionaries And Encyclopedias3.8146
741.5Arts and Recreation > Graphic arts and decorative arts ; design > Drawing; Drawings > Cartoons, cariactures, comics3.4673
973.9Biography and History > North America > United States > Roosevelt Administration And Beyond3.2124
791.45Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Public Entertainments, TV, Movies > Film, Radio, And Television > Television2.9144
636Technology > Agriculture & Animal Husbandry > Domestic Animals2.6264
741Arts and Recreation > Graphic arts and decorative arts ; design > Drawing; Drawings2.5763
305.4Social Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology > Groups of People ; Inequality > Women2.2106
792Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Stage Entertainments2.1138

Related tags

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