A Classification and Subject Index for Cataloguing and by Melvil Dewey

By Melvil Dewey

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681 Watch and instrument-making. 682 Blacksmithing. 683 Lock and gun-making. 684 Carriage and cabinet-making. 685 Saddlery and shoe-making. 686 Book-binding. 687 Clothes-making. 688 689 Other. 690 Building. 691 Materials. 692 Plans and specifications. 693 Masonry. 694 Carpentry. 695 Slating and tiling. 696 Plumbing. 697 Warming and ventilation. 698 Painting, glazing, and paper-hanging. 699 Car and Ship-building. FINE ARTS. 700 Fine Arts. 701 Philosophy. 702 Compends. 703 Dictionaries. 704 Essays.

803 Dictionaries. 804 Essays. 805 Periodicals. 806 Societies. 807 808 809 History. 810 Treatises and Collections. 811 Poetry. 812 Drama. 813 Romance. 814 Essays. 815 Rhetoric and oratory. 816 Letters. 817 Satire. 818 Humor. 819 Miscellany. 820 English Literature. 821 English Poetry. 822 English Drama. 823 English Romance. 824 English Essays. 825 English Oratory. 826 English Letters. 827 English Satire. 828 English Humor. 829 English Miscellany. 830 German Literature. 831 German Poetry. 832 German Drama.

They apply only to the general treatises, which, without them, would have a class number ending with two zeros. A Dictionary of Mathematics is 510, not 503, for every book is assigned to the most specific head that will contain it, so that 503 is limited to Dictionaries or Cyclopedias of Science in general. In the same way a General Cyclopedia or Periodical treats of no one class, and so is assigned to the Class 0. These books treating of no special class, but general in their character, are divided into Cyclopedias, Periodicals, etc.

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