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How to XML Encode a Letter

An Update I contacted the Original Poster of the letter image requesting a higher resolution and she kindly obliged with same.  © Kemberlee | www.kemberlee.com  Please compare both transcriptions.    <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″?> <!– Hand written letter –> <div type=”letter”> <source>http://heartshapedstones.blogspot.com/</source> <author>Anonymous</author> <letter date=”25/6/17″> <!–The 17 above refers to 1917 –> <heading>Monday 25/6/17</heading> <l>Another bright […]

How to Describe a Poem and Include Metadata in a TEI Header

<?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″?> <?xml-model href=”http://www.tei-c.org/release/xml/tei/custom/schema/relaxng/tei_lite.rng” type=”application/xml” schematypens=”http://relaxng.org/ns/structure/1.0″?> <?xml-model href=”http://www.tei-c.org/release/xml/tei/custom/schema/relaxng/tei_lite.rng” type=”application/xml” schematypens=”http://purl.oclc.org/dsdl/schematron”?> <TEI xmlns=”http://www.tei-c.org/ns/1.0″> <teiHeader> <fileDesc> <titleStmt> <title>The Lake Isle of Innisfree</title> <author>William Buttler Yates</author> </titleStmt> <publicationStmt> <publisher>National Observer</publisher> <!–First publication; newspaper –> <date>1890</date> </publicationStmt> <sourceDesc> <p>No previous source exists</p> </sourceDesc> </fileDesc> <encodingDesc> <projectDesc> <p>William Buttler Yeats penned this poem while reminiscing childhood days spent in […]

The Lake Isle of Innisfree XML Encoding

<?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″?> <div type=”verse”> <head>Lake Isle Of Innisfree</head> <poet>William Buttler Yates </poet> <lg type=”stanza”> <l>I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree,</l> <l>And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made:</l> <l>Nine bean-rows will I have there, a hive for the honey-bee,</l> <l>And live alone in the bee-loud glade.</l> </lg> […]