URI
Notation
821.111
Caption
English literature
Scope Note
The body of literature produced in the English language
Application Note
To denote literature written in English by country use common auxiliaries of place (Table 1e)
Examples
821.111`01-1 Old English poetry
821.111(417) English literature of Ireland
821.111(540) English literature of India
821.111(6) English literature of Africa
821.111(71) English literature of Canada
821.111(73) English literature of USA (American literature)
821.111(94) English literature of Australia (Australian literature)
821.111-1 English poetry
821.111-2 English drama
821.111-3 English fiction
821.111-4 English essay
821.111-5 English orations, speeches
821.111-6 English correspondence, letters
821.111-7 English humour, satire
821.111.09 English literature - criticism
See also
811.111English language
=111English
Broader class
821.11  Literature of Germanic languages