Exercises for Module 2: The TEI Header

Have a close look at the following title page:
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  1. Encode a title statement for this text.
  2. Provide a source description for this text.
  3. Complete this to a minimal TEI header.
  4. Describe the fact that end-of-line hyphenation has been removed in the electronic edition.
  5. Document your changes to the encoding.


[1] Image taken from Darwin, Charles, On the Origin of Species London: John Murray, 1859.. Facsimile of the title page freely available on Wikipedia at http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/cd/Origin_of_Species_title_page.jpg.