PSAS Subject Guide

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Find Books - Language, Literature & Linguistics

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Printed Books

The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

Subject Call No.

Philology. Linguistics

P1-1091

General

P1-85

Language. Linguistic theory. Comparative grammar

P101-410

Indo-European (Indo-Germanic) philology

P501-769

Extinct ancient or medieval languages

P901-1091

Classical philology

PA1-199

Greek philology and language

PA201-899

Medieval and modern Greek language

PA1000-1179

Latin philology and language

PA2001-2915

Classical literature

PA3000-3049

Greek literature

PA3050-4505

Byzantine and modern Greek literature

PA5000-5660

Roman literature

PA6000-6971

Medieval and modern Latin literature

PA8001-8595

Modern languages. Celtic languages

PB1-3029

Romance

PC1-5498

Germanic

PD1-(7159)

English

PE1-3729

West Germanic

PF1-5999

Slavic. Baltic. Albanian

PG1-9665

Uralic. Basque

PH1-5490

Oriental philology and literature

PJ1-(9500)

Indo-Iranian philology and literature

PK1-(9601)

Languages of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania

PL1-8844

Hyperborean, Indian, and artificial languages

PM1-9021

Literature (General)

PN1-6790

French literature

PQ1-3999

English literature

PR1-9680

American literature

PS1-3626

German literature

PT1-4897

Fiction and juvenile belles lettres

PZ(1)-90

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