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workExample

Canonical URL: http://schema.org/workExample

Thing > Property > workExample

Example/instance/realization/derivation of the concept of this creative work. eg. The paperback edition, first edition, or eBook.

Usage: Between 10 and 100 domains

Inverse-property: exampleOfWork.

Values expected to be one of these types
CreativeWork
Used on these types
CreativeWork
Sub-properties
appearance
firstAppearance

Acknowledgement

The W3C Schema Bib Extend (BibEx) group led the work to improve schema.org for bibliographic information, including terms for periodicals, articles and multi-volume works. The design was inspired in places (e.g. pageStart, pageEnd, pagination) by the Bibliographic Ontology, 'bibo'.



Examples

Example 1
<p>
    <em>The Fellowship of the Rings</em> was written by J.R.R Tolkien and
    was originally published in the United Kingdom in 1954 by George Allen &
    Unwin.
</p>
<p>
    The book has been republished many times, including editions by
    HarperCollins in 1974 (ISBN: 0007149212) and by Ballantine in 1984
    (ISBN: 0345296052).
</p>
<p>
    The book has also been adapted for the screen several times. <em>J.R.R.
    Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings</em>, an animated version directed by Ralph
    Bakshi and released in 1978, covered the events of the novel and parts of
    its sequel. The movie <em>The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the
    Ring</em>, directed by Peter Jackson and released in 2001, ran 178 minutes
    long in its theatrical release.
</p>
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    <em itemprop="name">The Fellowship of the Rings</em> was written by
    <span itemprop="author">J.R.R Tolkien</span> and was originally published
    in the <span itemprop="publisher" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Organization">
        <span itemprop="location">United Kingdom</span> by
        <span itemprop="name">George Allen & Unwin</span>
    </span> in <time itemprop="datePublished">1954</time>.
    The book has been republished many times, including editions by
    <span itemprop="workExample" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Book">
        <span itemprop="publisher" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Organization">
            <span itemprop="name">HarperCollins</span>
        </span> in <time itemprop="datePublished">1974</time>
        (ISBN: <span itemprop="isbn">0007149212</span>)
    </span> and by
    <span itemprop="workExample" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Book">
        <span itemprop="publisher" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Organization">
            <span itemprop="name">Ballantine</span>
        </span> in <time itemprop="datePublished">1984</time>
        (ISBN: <span itemprop="isbn">0345296052</span>).
    </span>
</p>
<p>
    The book has also been adapted for the screen several times.
    <span itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Movie">
        <link itemprop="exampleOfWork" href="http://www.freebase.com/m/0h35m">
        <em itemprop="name">J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings</em>, an
        animated version directed by <span itemprop="director">Ralph Bakshi</span>
        and released in <time itemprop="datePublished">1978</time>, covered the
        events of the novel and parts of its sequel.
    </span>
    <span itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Movie">
        <link itemprop="exampleOfWork" href="http://www.freebase.com/m/0h35m">
        The movie <em itemprop="name">The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the
        Ring</em>, directed by <span itemprop="director">Peter Jackson</span> and
        released in <time itemprop="datePublished">2001</time>, ran
        <time itemprop="duration" datetime="PT178M">178</time> minutes long in its
        theatrical release.
    </span>
</p>
<div vocab="http://schema.org/">
    <p typeof="Book" resource="http://www.freebase.com/m/0h35m">
        <em property="name">The Fellowship of the Rings</em> was written by
        <span property="author">J.R.R Tolkien</span> and was originally published
        in the <span property="publisher" typeof="Organization">
            <span property="location">United Kingdom</span> by
            <span property="name">George Allen & Unwin</span>
        </span> in <time property="datePublished">1954</time>.
        The book has been republished many times, including editions by
        <span property="workExample" typeof="Book">
            <span property="publisher" typeof="Organization">
                <span property="name">HarperCollins</span>
            </span> in <time property="datePublished">1974</time>
            (ISBN: <span property="isbn">0007149212</span>)
        </span> and by
        <span property="workExample" typeof="Book">
            <span property="publisher" typeof="Organization">
                <span property="name">Ballantine</span>
            </span> in <time property="datePublished">1984</time>
            (ISBN: <span property="isbn">0345296052</span>).
        </span>
    </p>
    <p>
        The book has also been adapted for the screen several times.
        <span typeof="Movie">
            <link property="exampleOfWork" href="http://www.freebase.com/m/0h35m">
            <em property="name">J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings</em>, an
            animated version directed by <span property="director">Ralph Bakshi</span>
            and released in <time property="datePublished">1978</time>, covered the
            events of the novel and parts of its sequel.
        </span>
        <span typeof="Movie">
            <link property="exampleOfWork" href="http://www.freebase.com/m/0h35m">
            The movie <em property="name">The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the
            Ring</em>, directed by <span property="director">Peter Jackson</span> and
            released in <time property="datePublished">2001</time>, ran
            <time property="duration" datetime="PT178M">178</time> minutes long in its
            theatrical release.
        </span>
    </p>
</div>
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