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Classification System

Warburg Institute Library Research Guide to the Classification System

Classmark N Transmission of Classical Texts

Medieval and Humanistic Literature 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NAH Greek Grammarians   113-128 LS 145-148
147- Latin Grammarians      
288- Greek Lexicographers      
400- Latin Lexicographers      
500- Medieval Latin Literature      
2500-Byzantine & Later Greek Literature      
3000- Humanism. Italy      
4500- Spain      
5090- France      
6000- Germany      
7375- Low Countries      
8325- England      
8850- Eastern Europe      
NAF History of Classical Scholarship   128-129 LS 148
NAI  Classical Tradition. Middle Ages    129-131 LS 148
480- Classical Philology. Middle Ages      
800- Medieval Latin & Greek      
2750- Medieval Latin      
2751- Medieval Latin      
5000- Medieval Greek      
NAC Transition from Middle Ages to Renaissance   131b-133 LS 148
200- Origins of Humanism      
1100- Renaissance in Fiction and Drama      
NAN Humanism. Italy   133-136 LS 148
NAL Spain   139-141 LS 148
245- Portugal      
NAB France   140-141 LS 148
NAD The Low Countries   141-142 LS 148
NAE Germany   143-146 LS 148
NAM England   146-148 LS 148
NAK Scandinavia   149 LS 148
NAG Eastern Europe   149-150 LS 148
Survival of Classical Literature 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NKF  General   150-152 LS 148
NKC  Classical Forms   152 LS 148
NKN  Italy   152 LS 148
NKL  Spain   152 LS 148
NKB France   153 LS 148
NKE Germany   153 LS 148
NKD Netherlands   153 LS 148
NKM  England   153 LS 148
NKG Eastern Europe   153 LS 148
NKK   Influence of Classical Authors   153-156 LS 148
25- Lyric Poets      
500- Rhetoricians      
600- Historians      
1010- Homer      
5000- Virgil    
8000- Tragic Poets    
8500- Comic Poets      
8950- Didactic Literature      
Classical and Medieval Themes in Literature 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NEH Mythographers   157-165 LS 148
1500- Romances     
1705- The Trojan Legend     
1810- The Theban Legend     
2105- Apollonius of Tyre     
2300- Alexander Romance     
2500- Prester John     
2590- The Roman Legend     
3000- Attila     
3010- Romances of Chivalry     
3350- Holy Grail     
3430- Arthurian Romances     
3520- Merlin     
3580- Tannhauser     
3610- Ahasuerus     
3800- Visions of Death & Hell     
4060- Animal & Plant Fables     
7010- Children's Books     
Classical and medieval themes in literature - Studies     
NEF Folk- Tales   165-167 LS 148
50-Single Motifs     
910- Tree of Life. Paradise     
1000- Death     
1130- Biblical Themes     
NEK Survival of Classical Myths   167-169 LS 148
1450- Minor Deities     
1610- Legends of Classical Heroes     
NEB 400- Exempla & Moral Tales   169-170 LS 148
1500- Legend & Romance in the Middle Ages     
NEG Theban Legend   169-170 LS 148
50- Trojan Legend     
400- Apollonius of Tyre     
600- Alexander Romance     
820- Aristotle & Alexander     
820- Aristotle & Alexander     
NEP Roman Legend   171-172 LS 148
NEC Romances of Chivalry   172-174 LS 148
350- Holy Grail     
700- Amadis     
750- Tannhäuser     
775- Bremberg Myth     
850- The Flying Dutchman     
900- Ahasuerus     
1000- Don Juan     
NED Animal & Plant Fables   174-175 LS 148
NEO Riddles   175 LS 148
NEL Children's Books   175 LS 148
Pictorial symbols studies 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NOH Pictorial Symbols: Texts   175-177 LS 148-148
150– Emblems. Italy      
660– Spain      
725–831 France      
980– Germany      
1240– Low Countries      
1550– England      
2500– Mnemonics      
4100– Ciphers      
NOA Pictorial Symbols   177-180 LS 149
875- Proverbs      
NOF Heraldry. General   180 LS 149
NOG The East   180 LS 149
NON Italy   180-181 LS 149
NOL Spain   181- LS 149
NOB France     LS 149
NOD Belgium     LS 149
NOM England     LS 149
NOE Germany     LS 149
NOC Album Amicorum   181-182 LS 149-150
200- Book- Plates    
750- Printers’ & Publishers’ Devices    
NOI Seals   182-183 LS 150
800- Coins     
NOP Postage Stamps   183-184 LS 150
4060- Animal & Plant Fables     
7010- Children's Books    
Encyclopaedias 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NFH Texts. Classical   184-188 LS 150-151; 242-243
250- Islamic      
400- Medieval      
820- Renaissance      
1500- Age of Enlightenment      
2000- Texts Pictorial      
3020- Modern      
NFF Studies. General   188 LS 243
NFK Classical     LS 243
NFG Islamic     LS 243
NFB Medieval     LS 243
NFC Renaissance     LS 243
NFM Modern   189-190 LS 243
NFI World Chronicles     LS 243
NFN De Viris Illustribus (studies)   190 LS 243
Books and Libraries 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NPF History of Book-Making   190–191 LS 243
250- Islamic      
400- Medieval      
NPD History of the Book Trade   191-192 LS 243
NPH Bibliophiles. Texts   192 LS 243
NPC Bibliophiles. Studies     LS 243
Libraries      
NMA General   193 LS 243
150- Special Libraries      
150- Library Buildings      
500- Librarianship      
700- Bibliography      
NMF History of Libraries. General   193-194 LS 243
97- Collected Studies      
NMK Ancient Libraries   194 LS 243
NMB Medieval Libraries   194-195 LS 243
NMC Humanistic Libraries   195-196 LS 243
1- Italy      
325- Spain      
500- France      
750- Burgundy & Low Countries      
975- Germany      
2220- Great Britain      
NMM Modern Libraries   197-199 LS 243
50- Italy      
125- Spain      
175- France      
390- Low Countries      
500- Germany      
1400- Austria      
1800- Switzerland      
2100- Great Britain      
2720- Eastern Europe      
3150- The East      
5000- America      
       
Manuscripts 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NHA Palaeography   199–202 LS 245-6
NHF Catalogues. General   202 LS 246
NHN Italy   203-204 LS 246
NHL Spain   205- LS 246
NHB France     LS 246
NHD 1- Netherlands   206 LS 246
450-Belgium      
NHM 1- Great Britain   206-207 LS 247
800- Ireland      
NHE Germany   207-208 LS 247
NHO Switzerland   208 LS 247
NHP Austria   209- LS 247
NHK Scandinavia     LS 247
360- Russia      
NHG Hungary     LS 247
55- Poland      
190- Czechoslovakia     
410- Yugoslavia      
525- Greece      
NHC America   210 LS 247
Bookprinting and Illustration 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NCF The Printed Book   210–211 LS 248
395- Bookbinding      
410- Typography      
550- Greek & Hebrew Types      
NCP Incunabula   211-212 LS 248
93- Germany      
300- Low Countries      
485- England & Scandinavia      
830- Eastern Europe      
900- United States      
1500- Sale Catalogues [now kept in Basement bookstacks]      
NCI Early Printing   213 LS 249
250- Gutenberg      
475- Book Illustration. General      
NCN 1- Printing. Italy   213-214 LS 249
NCL Spain, Portugal   214-215 LS 249
NCB France   215 LS 249-250
NCD Netherlands   215-216 LS 250
NCM Great Britain   216-217 LS 250
NCK Scandinavia   217 LS 250
NCE Germany, Austria, Switzerland   217 LS 250
NCG Eastern Europe   218 LS 250
1050- America    
NCH Illustrated Bibles   218-219 LS 250-251
80- Illustrated Religious Literature      
220- Illustrated Secular Literature      
400- Illustrated Editions of Ovid      
450- Other Classical Authors      
Pedagogics 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NLH History of Education   219–220 251
2553- Teaching of Humanities      
NLA Studies. History of Education   220-221 251
NLF History of Schools. General   221 251
NLK Ancient   221-222 251
NLB Medieval   222 251
NLC Renaissance & Modern   222-223 251
Universities      
NBH Texts   223 251
NBF Studies. General     251
NBG The East     251
NBN Italy   224–225 251
NBL Spain   225-226 251
NBB France   226 251
NBD Netherlands & Belgium   227 251
NBM Great Britain   227- 251
600- Scandinavia      
NBE Germany     251
From 415-   229–235  
NBO Switzerland   229 251
NBP Eastern Europe   230 251
NBC America   230 251
NBA Academies & Research Institutes   230-231 251
Cultural Exchanges 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NIF General   232 251
NIG East - West   232-233 251
NIN Mediterranean Countries   233-234 251
NIB France   234- 251
NID Low Countries     251
NIM England   235 251
1450- Scandinavia      
NIE Germany   236 251
NIP Eastern Europe   236 251
NII America   236 251
Travel 2nd Floor Bay Locations Large Size Bay Locations
NDF General   237 251
NDBNDG The East   237-238 251
NDN Europe   240-243 251
102- Greece      
133- Italy      
1318- Spain      
1353- France      
NDM Holland   243- 251
60- England      
NDE Germany   243 251
400- Switzerland      
NDK Eastern Europe   243 251
NDC America   243 251
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