Open main menu
This page has been validated.

H. H. H.* Herbert Hensley Henson, M.A., D.D.
Canon of Westminster Abbey and Rector of St Margaret’s, Westminster. Proctor in Convocation since 1902. Formerly Fellow of All Souls’ College, Oxford. Select Preacher (Oxford), 1895–1896; (Cambridge), 1901. Author of Apostolic Christianity; Moral Discipline in the Christian Church; The National Church; Christ and the Nation; &c.
Bible, English: Revised Version.
H. H. J. Sir Harry Hamilton Johnston, D.Sc., G.C.M.G., K.C.B.
See the biographical article: Johnston, Sir H. H.
Bantu Languages.
H. M. R. Hugh Munro Ross.
Formerly Exhibitioner of Lincoln College, Oxford. Editor of The Times Engineering Supplement. Author of British Railways.
Bell: House Bell..
H. M. W. H. Marshall Ward, M.A., F.R.S., D.Sc. (d. 1905).
Formerly Professor of Botany, Cambridge. President of the British Mycological Society. Author of Timber and some of its Diseases; The Oak; Sach’s Lectures the Physiology of Plants; Grasses; Disease in Plants; &c.
Bacteriology (in part);
Berkeley, Miles Joseph
H. N. D. Henry Newton Dickson, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.G.S.
Professor of Geography, University College, Reading. Author of Elementary Meteorology; Papers on Oceanography; &c.
Baltic Sea.
H. W. C. D. Henry William Carless Davis, M.A.
Fellow and Tutor of Balliol College, Oxford. Fellow of All Souls’, Oxford, 1895–1902. Author of Charlemagne; England under the Normans and Angevins, 1066–1272.
Becket; Benedictus Abbas.
H. W. S. H. Wickham Steed.
Correspondent of The Times at Rome (1897–1902) and Vienna.
Austria-Hungary: History (in part);
I. A. Israel Abrahams, M.A.
Reader in Talmudic and Rabbinic Literature, University of Cambridge. President, Jewish Historical Society of England. Author of A Short History of Jewish Literature; Jewish Life in the Middle Ages; &c.
J. An. Joseph Anderson, LL.D.
Keeper of the National Museum of Antiquities, Edinburgh, and Assistant Secretary of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Honorary Professor of Antiquities to the Royal Scottish Academy. Author of Scotland in Early Christian and Pagan Times.
J. A. H. John Allen Howe, B.Sc.
Curator and Librarian at the Museum of Practical Geology, London.
Avonian; Bajocian;
Barton Beds
Bathonian Series
: Geology.
J. B. B. John Bagnell Bury, LL.D., Litt.D.
See the biographical article: Bury, J. B.
Baldwin I. and II.: of Romania;
Basil I.
 and II.: Emperors; Belisarius.
J. D. B. James David Bourchier, M.A., F.R.G.S.
King’s College, Cambridge. Correspondent of The Times in South-Eastern Europe. Commander of the Orders of Prince Danilo of Montenegro and of the Saviour of Greece, and Officer of the Order of St Alexander of Bulgaria.
Balkan Peninsula.
J. F.-K. James Fitzmaurice-Kelly, Litt.D., F.R.Hist.S.
Gilmour Professor of Spanish Language and Literature, Liverpool University. Norman McColl Lecturer, Cambridge University. Fellow of the British Academy. Member of the Council of the Hispanic Society of America. Knight Commander of the Order of Alphonso XII. Author of A History of Spanish Literature.
Ayala y Herrera;
J. F. St. John Frederick Stenning, M.A.
Dean and Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford. University Lecturer in Aramaic. Lecturer in Divinity and Hebrew at Wadham College.
Bible: Old Testament: Texts and Versions.
J. H. R. John Horace Round, M.A., LL.D. (Edin.).
Author of Feudal England; Studies in Peerage and Family History; Peerage and Pedigree; &c.
Baron; Baronet;
Battle Abbey Roll
Bayeux Tapestry
J. Hl. R. John Holland Rose, M.A., Litt.D.
Christ’s College, Cambridge. Lecturer on Modern History to the Cambridge University Local Lectures Syndicate. Author of Life of Napoleon I.; Napoleonic Studies; The Development of the European Nations; The Life of Pitt; &c.
Beauharnais, Eugène de
J. M. M. John Malcolm Mitchell.
Sometime Scholar of Queen’s College, Oxford. Lecturer in Classics, East London College (University of London). Joint editor of Grote’s History of Greece.
Bacon, Francis (in part); Berkeley, George (in part).
J. P.-B. James George Joseph Penderel-Brodhurst.
Editor of the Guardian (London).
Bed: Furniture;
J. G. Sc. Sir James George Scott, K.C.I.E.
Superintendent and Political Officer, Southern Shan States. Author of Burma, a Handbook; The Upper Burma Gazetteer, &c.
J. P. E. Jean Paul Hippolyte Emmanuel Adhémar Esmein.
Professor of Law in the University of Paris. Officer of the Legion of Honour. Member of the Institute of France. Author of Cours eléméntaire d’histoire du droit français; &c.
Bailiff: Bailli;