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Spanish and Portuguese Literature

For Works by or about more than one author:

Collections in more than one form 860.8
Criticism, history, and interpretation of more than one form 860.9


Collections of Portuguese literature 868.08
Criticisms of Portuguese literature 868.09

For Works by or about more than one author in Specific forms:

Collections of Poetry 860.81
Criticism and Interpretation of Poetry 860.91
Collections of Drama  860.82
Criticism and Interpretation of Drama 860.92
Collections of Fiction 860.83
Criticism and Interpretation of Fiction 860.93

For example:

Antologia de las Majores Novelas Policiacas 860.83
Estudios Literarios Sobre Mistica Espanola [by] H. Hatzfeld 860.9

For Works by or about an individual author, the citation order is to first class together all the works by or about an author, then secondly to subdivide by the Book Number Scheme. The first component of the call number is accomplished using an abbreviated or modified Dewey class number and an author cutter number. This is followed by the locally devised UIUC book number.  Note that
Individual Authors

Early to 1400 861
1400-1553 862
Golden age, 1554-1700 863
1700-1800 864
1800- 865

Works in and/or about Iberian dialects other

than Castilian, Catalan and Portuguese, including

Asturian/Bable, Aragonese, Navarrese, Ladino?

Sephardic, Morisco, Aljamia

Catalan 867*
Portuguese 868*


Book Number Scheme for Individual Authors

  1. About the author:


    A Bibliography
    B Biography
    C Correspondence
    D Critical works (Higher criticism)
    E Critical works (Minor & textual)
    F Concordances
    G Lexicons
Trueba, Estudio Biografico [by] R. Becerro de Bergoa 865T76
Pedro Salinas Frente a la Realidad [by] Olga Costa Viva 865Sa26
The Collected Works of Pedro Salinas by T. Fuentes (translated into English) 865Sa26