Thema Subject Categories 1.2

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Notation Category heading Add Mod ?
D Biography, Literature & Literary studies
DB Ancient, classical & mediaeval texts
Use for texts, other than sagas & epics, in an early, ancient or classical language, ideally with other D* code indicating literary form
DC Poetry
With DC* codes, assign STYLE Qualifier where appropriate
DD Plays, playscripts
With DD* codes, assign STYLE Qualifier where appropriate. See also: ATFD Film scripts & screenplays, ATJD Television screenplays, scripts & performances, ATLD Radio plays, scripts & performances
DN Biography & non-fiction prose
Note: with DN* codes, assign also a specific subject code where possible, eg SFH “Golf” with DNBS. See also: FC Biographical fiction
DS Literature: history & criticism
With DS* codes, assign also STYLE & LANGUAGE Qualifier(s), as appropriate

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