Definitions and Conventions for these Guidelines

The original is the digital facsimiles of a book edition on which the DTA full text is based, unless otherwise noted.

Non-proportional font is used for:

  • the specification of text examples
  • the specification of tags or code examples

The notation U+NNNN refers to a corresponding Unicode character. In the transcription examples, the notation form &#xNNNN; derived from XML is also used in the case of higher bit Unicode characters.