Hi there,

Brett Zamir wrote:
> Hi,
> I am confused as to why a "q" element in the default DTD cannot be 
> placed within a "bibl"--a supposedly unstructured bibliographic 
> citation. One can often find a string of text within a document which 
> includes bibliographic data such as author and title, but also short 
> quotations in the middle of such bibliographic spans of text.

I think for this I'd use a structure like this:

   <q>The quote</q>
   <bibl>The bibliographical info</bibl>

I don't really see how a quote could turn up inside bibliographical 
info. Could we see an example?