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General Literature Guide: Books

This guide will help you to find resources for literature classes. This is a "general" guide so the resources will be wide-ranging in literary scope.

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  • 800 Literature, rhetoric & criticism
    • 800 Literature (Belles-lettres) & rhetoric
    • 801 Philosophy & theory
    • 802 Miscellany
    • 803 Dictionaries, encyclopedias, concordances
    • 805 Serial publications
    • 806 Organizations & management
    • 807 Education, research, related topics
    • 808 Rhetoric & collections of literary texts from more than two literatures
    • 809 History, description, critical appraisal of more than two literatures
  • 810 American literature in English
    • 810 American literature in English
    • 811 American poetry in English
    • 812 American drama in English
    • 813 American fiction in English
    • 814 American essays in English
    • 815 American speeches in English
    • 816 American letters in English
    • 817 American humor & satire in English
    • 818 American miscellaneous writings in English
    • 819 No longer used—formerly Puzzle activities
  • 820 English & Old English literatures
    • 820 English & Old English (Anglo-Saxon) literatures
    • 821 English Poetry
    • 822 English drama
    • 823 English fiction
    • 824 English essays
    • 825 English speeches
    • 826 English letters
    • 827 English humor & satire
    • 828 English miscellaneous writings
    • 829 Old English (Anglo-Saxon) literature
  • 830 German & related literatures
    • 830 German literature & literatures of related languages
    • 831 German poetry
    • 832 German drama
    • 833 German fiction
    • 834 German essays
    • 835 German speeches
    • 836 German letters
    • 837 German humor & satire
    • 838 German miscellaneous writings
    • 839 Other Germanic literatures
  • 840 French & related literatures
    • 840 French literature & literatures of related Romance languages
    • 841 French poetry
    • 842 French drama
    • 843 French fiction
    • 844 French essays
    • 845 French speeches
    • 846 French letters
    • 847 French humor & satire
    • 848 French miscellaneous writings
    • 849 Occitan, Catalan, Franco-Provençal literatures
  • 850 Italian, Romanian, & related literatures
    • 850 Literatures of Italian, Dalmatian, Romanian, Rhaetian, Sardinian, Corsican languages
    • 851 Italian poetry
    • 852 Italian drama
    • 853 Italian fiction
    • 854 Italian essays
    • 855 Italian speeches
    • 856 Italian letters
    • 857 Italian humor & satire
    • 858 Italian miscellaneous writings
    • 859 Literatures of Romanian, Rhaetian, Sardinian, Corsican languages
  • 860 Spanish, Portuguese, Galician literatures
    • 860 Literatures of Spanish, Portuguese, Galician languages
    • 861 Spanish poetry
    • 862 Spanish drama
    • 863 Spanish fiction
    • 864 Spanish essays
    • 865 Spanish speeches
    • 866 Spanish letters
    • 867 Spanish humor & satire
    • 868 Spanish miscellaneous writings
    • 869 Literatures of Portuguese & Galician languages
  • 870 Latin & Italic literatures
    • 870 Latin literature & literatures of related Italic languages
    • 871 Latin poetry
    • 872 Latin dramatic poetry & drama
    • 873 Latin epic poetry & fiction
    • 874 Latin lyric poetry
    • 875 Latin speeches
    • 876 Latin letters
    • 877 Latin humor & satire
    • 878 Latin miscellaneous writings
    • 879 Literatures of other Italic languages
  • 880 Classical & modern Greek literatures
    • 880 Classical Greek literature & literatures of related Hellenic languages
    • 881 Classical Greek poetry
    • 882 Classical Greek drama
    • 883 Classical Greek epic poetry & fiction
    • 884 Classical Greek lyric poetry
    • 885 Classical Greek speeches
    • 886 Classical Greek letters
    • 887 Classical Greek humor & satire
    • 888 Classical Greek miscellaneous writings
    • 889 Modern Greek literature
  • 890 Other literatures
    • 890 Literatures of other specific languages and language families
    • 891 East Indo-European & Celtic literatures
    • 892 Afro-Asiatic literatures
    • 893 Non-Semitic Afro-Asiatic literatures
    • 894 Literatures of Altaic, Uralic, Hyperborean, Dravidian languages; literatures of miscellaneous languages of South Asia
    • 895 Literatures of East & Southeast Asia
    • 896 African literatures
    • 897 Literatures of North American native languages
    • 898 Literatures of South American native languages
    • 899 Literatures of non-Austronesian languages of Oceania, of Austronesian languages, of miscellaneous languages

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