Re: Reading DTD's

Peter Flynn (
23 Sep 1996 10:20:18 +0100

Date: 23 Sep 1996 10:20:18 +0100
From: Peter Flynn <>
Subject: Re: Reading DTD's
In-reply-to: <> (message from Alan Thomson on 22 Sep
Message-id: <>

   I would like to learn how to read the DTDs. Can someone point me to
   a good ref? 

Start with the "Gentle Guide to SGML", chapter 2 of the TEI Guidelines
( or
an earlier PostScript version at

An excellent introduction is _ABCD... SGML: A User's Guide to
Structured Information_ by Liora Alschuler (ISBN: 1-850-32197-3), 
ITCP 1995