URI
Notation
821.112.2
Caption
German literature
Scope Note
Class here the body of literary works produced in the German language
Application Note
To denote German literature of Switzerland and Austria use common auxiliaries of place (Table 1e)
Examples
821.112.2(436) German literature of Austria (Austrian literature)
821.112.2(494) German literature of Switzerland
See also
811.112.2German language (High German, Standard written German)
=112.2German
Broader class
821.112  West Germanic literatures (other than English)