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Name Description Titles
Poetry Epic

Lengthy composition, elegy, epistle, or canto in verse pertaining to a heroic journey, event, or individual. Works in this category are often derived from the genre designation on the title page.

9
Poetry Lyric

Elegy, ballad, or elegiac sonnet in verse.

47
Political Writing

Appeal, letter, defence, essay, address, summary, supplement, or reflection relating to society, culture, government. 

671
Religion/Biblical

Titles about religious or spiritual belief, or biblical history.

1416
Science/Natural History/Medicine

Titles addressing medicine, biology, chemistry, physics, botany, earth sciences, astronomy, etc.

245
Travel/Tourism/Topography

Guidebooks, descriptions, voyages, and tours of any particular location. 

500
Unknown

The genre of titles in this category are either not known or miscellaneous. 

140
Works

A collection of any combination of prose, poetry, accounts, memoirs, or posthumous works derived from the same author.

109