--headings of the type [topic] in literature, e.g. Children in literature, Realism in literature; and subdivision In literature under names of individual persons, families, corporate bodies, countries, cities, etc., and sacred works and names of literary themes, e.g. Prodigal son (Parable)
-- See Also Plots (Drama, novel, etc.) Here are entered works on the construction and analysis of plots as a literary vehicle. General collections of plots are entered under Literature--Stories, plots, etc. Collections of plots limited to specific literatures or genres are entered under headings for individual literatures or genres with subdivision Stories, plots, etc., e.g. English literature--Stories, plots, etc.; Drama--Stories, plots, etc.; American poetry--Stories, plots, etc. Collections or discussions of plots of individual literary authors are entered under the name of the author with the subdivision Stories, plots, etc.