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In the case of the BNC the header information supplies data about the length of the text, who wrote it and where it was found, who processed it for the BNC and when, copyright issues, etc.


The whole text file starts with <bncDOC and some form of identification:

<bncDoc id=A0T>

in the case of text file A0T, and ends with




The header section starts with something like this:

<teiHeader type="text" status="update" date.updated="2000-12-13">

and ends with


<text  decls='CN001 HN001 QN000 SN000'><body>