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A The Arts
Use all A* codes for: specialist and general adult titles, including both highly illustrated and more text-based works. For a hobby or recreational approach, prefer a WF* code as the main subject and supplement with A* code(s) where appropriate. Use all A* codes with: other subject categories and qualifiers as appropriate, in particular STYLE 6*, plus PLACE 1* and TIME PERIOD 3* Qualifiers
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AT Performing arts
Use all AT* codes with: STYLE 6*, PLACE 1* and TIME PERIOD 3* Qualifiers as appropriate
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ATZ Film, television, radio and performing arts: companion works
Use for: non-fiction, companion works to TV series, films, shows, franchises, etc. These are typically uncritical, such as a compendium of characters, a guide to the making of, or art of a series. Use with: other AT* codes as appropriate.
Prefer: FYV or FZ for tie-in versions of novels, novelisations or novels inspired by a particular film, series, show or franchise.
See also: FYV Fiction: inspired by or adapted from, FZ Fiction companions, YFZZ Children’s / Teenage fiction: Companion works
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