Texts, narratives, verbatim transcriptions, or verbal discourse recorded or transcribed in the language of the culture that is the focus of this file that may or may not be translated into English. The texts included in this category may cover a wide range of subject matter, from "literary", historical, life history, etc. To search for texts about specific subjects, use a Boolean "and" search.
This category, term, and scope note were introduced in 1997. It replaced term 539 "Literary Texts". For texts indexed prior to 1997, use the term "Literary Texts".