Thema Subject Categories 1.3

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F Fiction & Related items
Use with: (all F* codes) may be used with PLACE 1* and/or TIME PERIOD 3* Qualifiers where these aspects are particularly pertinent & significant; appropriate non-fiction codes may be added after F* codes to indicate specific central themes or topics in fiction
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FK Horror & supernatural fiction
FKC Classic horror & ghost stories
Class here: classic gothic horror. Use for: horror & ghost stories widely regarded as ‘classic’ and typically published at least 50 years ago
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FKM Contemporary horror & ghost stories
Use for: horror set in the present day or contemporary settings, typically published in the last 50 years
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FKW Occult fiction

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