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Finding Books: Call Numbers

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Library of Congress call numbers for Italian include:

DG11-999 Italian History

PC1001-1977 Italian Language

PQ4001-5999 Italian literature
PQ4001-4199.5      History and criticism
PQ4001-4063              General
PQ4064-4075              Early to 1500
PQ4077-4088              Modern
PQ4091-(4131)            Poetry
PQ4133-4160              Drama
PQ4161-4185              Prose

PQ(4186)-(4199)          Folk literature
PQ4199.5                   Juvenile literature (General)
PQ4201-4263          Collections
PQ4201-4204               General
PQ4205-4206               Translations
PQ4207-4225               Poetry
PQ4227-4245               Drama
PQ4247-4263               Prose
PQ4265-4556          Individual authors and works to 1400
PQ4561-4664          Individual authors, 1400-1700
PQ4675-4734          Individual authors, 1701-1900
PQ4800-4851          Individual authors, 1900-1960
PQ4860-4886          Individual authors, 1961-2000
PQ4900-4926          Individual authors, 2001
PQ5901-5999          Regional, provincial, local, etc

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