|(block quote) – A formatting element that designates an extended quotation; that is, a passage attributed to a source external to the text and normally set off from the text by spacing or other typographic distinction.|
MEI.edittransabbr add choice corr damage del expan gap handShift orig reg restore sic subst supplied unclear
MEI.namesdatesbloc corpName country district geogFeat geogName periodName persName postBox postCode region settlement street styleName
MEI.sharedaddress annot bibl biblList castList date eventList identifier lb name num p pb rend repository stack title
The source for the quote may be included in the optional bibl sub-element. Use rend for words that are enclosed in quotation marks for emphasis or for a short quoted phrase that occurs within a line of text.This element is modelled on elements found in HTML, TEI, and EAD standards.