Text Struck Over Erasure

Where text has been erased and overstruck or corrected, it should be placed inside a <subst>. Inside the <subst>, the erased text should be placed within a <del>, and the correction or overstrike inside an add, which should have a place with a value of "overstrike".

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<add place="overstrike">abc</add>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Default style (Panciera) style: «abc»
  • Duke Databank style: «abc»

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<subst>
 <add place="overstrike">αβγ</add>
 <del>δεζ</del>
</subst>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Default style (Panciera) style: «αβγ»
  • Duke Databank style: «αβγ»

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<add place="overstrike">
 <space dim="horizontalextent="7"/>
 <g type="scroll"/>
 <w lemma="ῥώννυμι">ἔρρωσο</w>
</add>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • London style: « vac. ((scroll)) ἔρρωσο»

(InsAph: 9.43)
<subst>
 <del rend="erasure">Imilchonis</del>
 <add place="overstrike">Himilcho</add>
</subst>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • London style: «Himilcho»

(IRT: 319)

Responsibility for this section

  1. Scott Vanderbilt, author
  2. Gabriel Bodard, author
  3. Charlotte Tupman, author
Date: 2014-05-06