Books Of Knowledge -- See Encyclopedias and dictionaries Here are entered comprehensive reference works in the English language consisting of explanatory articles arranged alphabetically or topically and not limited to a specific topic. Works of this type in other languages are entered under headings of the type Encyclopedias and dictionaries, [language], e.g. Encyclopedias and dictionaries, French; Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Spanish. Works about encyclopedias and dictionaries in general, and works about English-language encyclopedias and dictionaries, are entered under Encyclopedias and dictionaries with further subdivision, e.g. Encyclopedias and dictionaries--History and criticism. Works consisting of comprehensive alphabetical lists of the words of a specific language, usually with definitions, are entered under the heading for the language with subdivision Dictionaries, e.g. English language--Dictionaries. Works about dictionaries of a specific language are entered under the heading for the language with subdivision Lexicography, e.g. English language--Lexicography. --subdivisions Dictionaries or Encyclopedias under subjects
--subdivision Prayers and devotions under names of individual religious and monastic orders, individual religions, individual Christian denominations, classes of persons, and ethnic groups for whose use the prayers are intended; under names of individual saints, deities, etc., to whom the devotions are directed; and under topical headings for prayers and devotions on those topics, e.g. Buddhism--Prayers and devotions; Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions; Jesuits--Prayers and devotions
Books Oversize -- See Oversize books Here are entered works on books too large to be shelved in normal shelf sequence. Actual specimens of such books are entered under Oversize books--Specimens, a form heading assigned without geographic subdivision.
Books Oversize Editions -- See Oversize books Here are entered works on books too large to be shelved in normal shelf sequence. Actual specimens of such books are entered under Oversize books--Specimens, a form heading assigned without geographic subdivision.
Books Owners Marks -- See Also the narrower term Bookplates
--subdivision In bookplates under names of countries, cities, etc., individual persons, and corporate bodies, and under individual wars, e.g. World War, 1939-1945--In bookplates
--subdivision Publishing under names of individual corporate bodies, individual Christian denominations, and types of corporate bodies, and under types of published materials and headings for literature on particular topics, e.g. Catholic Church--Publishing; Associations, institutions, etc.--Publishing; English imprints--Publishing; Business literature--Publishing; and subdivision Publication and distribution under uniform titles of sacred works, e.g. Bible--Publication and distribution