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Descriptor in English: Essay
Descriptor in Spanish: Ensayo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ensaio
Descriptor in French: Without translation
Entry term(s): Essays
Tree number(s): V02.365
Scope note: Short literary prose composition, usually dealing with a single theme.
Annotation: CATALOGER: Use for historical materials only. Use only for original publications of single or multiple essays. Use Publication Type COLLECTED WORK for previously published material.
History Note: 2020; see ESSAYS 2008-2019 and COLLECTED WORK 1999-2007
See also the descriptors: Collected Work MeSH
DeCS UI: 33649
Descriptor UI: D020474
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/03
Revision Date: 2019/05/28
Essay - Preferred
Concept UI M0030145
Scope note Short literary prose composition, usually dealing with a single theme.
Preferred term Essay
Entry term(s) Essays



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