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Melvil Decimal System: 878.9

Wording: Literature > Latin > Authors, Latin and Latin miscellany > Minor writers

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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
🗨
870
Latin literature
817
871
Latin poetry
1,198
872
Latin drama
442
🎭
873
Epic poetry, Latin
857
874
Latin lyric poetry
489
875
Speeches, addresses, etc., Latin.
371
876
Latin letters
169
877
Latin wit and humor
74
😂
878
Authors, Latin and Latin miscellany
528
879
Latin literature, Medieval and modern
56
878.0
248
878.1
Caesar, Caius Julius
13
878.2
2
878.3
Nepos, Cornelius
5
878.4
Livy (Titus Livius Patavinus)
10
878.5
Seneca, Lucius Annaeus
5
878.6
Tacitus, Caius Cornelius
11
878.7
Suetonius Tranquillus, Caius
7
878.8
Curtius Rufus, Quintus
4
878.9
Minor writers
23
878.90878.91878.92
1
878.93878.94878.95878.96878.97878.98
1
878.99
1

Works under MDS 878.9

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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.

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