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J. A. H. John Allen Howe, B.Sc.
Curator and Librarian of the Museum of Practical Geology, London.
Callovian; Cambrian System; Caradoc Series;
Carboniferous System
; Chalk.
J. A. M‘N. J. A. M‘Naught.
Member of the Jury for Carriage Building, Paris Exposition, 1900.
J. Bt. J. Bartlett.
Lecturer on Construction, Architecture, Sanitation, Quantities, &c., at King’s College, London. Member of Society of Architects. Member of Institute of Junior Engineers.
J. C. M. James Clerk Maxwell, F.R.S.
See biographical article: Maxwell, James Clerk.
Capillary Action (in part).
J. D. Pr. John Dyneley Prince, Ph.D.
Professor of Semitic Languages, Columbia University, New York. Took part in the Expedition to Southern Babylonia, 1888–1889. Author of A Critical Commentary on the Book of Daniel.
J. F. D. Sir J. Frederick Dickson, K.C.M.G.
Reorganized the North-West Province of Ceylon. Editor and translator of the Upasampada-Kammavaca and the Patimokha.
Ceylon (in part).
J. F.-K. James Fitzmaurice-Kelly, Litt.D., F.R.Hist.S.
Gilmour Professor of Spanish Language and Literature, Liverpool University. Norman MacColl Lecturer, Cambridge University. Fellow of the British Academy. Corresponding Member of the Royal Spanish Academy. Author of A History of Spanish Literature; &c.
Campoamor y Campooserio; Castillo Solorzano;
Celestina, La
J. H. F. John Henry Freese, M.A.
Formerly Fellow of St John’s College, Cambridge.
Calpurnius, Titus.
J. H. R. John Horace Round, M.A., LL.D. (Edin.).
Author of Feudal England; Studies in Peerage and Family History; Peerage and Pedigree.
Castle (in part);
Castle Guard
J. Hl. R. John Holland Rose, M.A., Litt.D.
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; chapters in the Cambridge Modern History.
J. M‘D. James Macdonald, M.A., LL.D.
Vice-President of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1895–1897. Rhind Lecturer on Archaeology, 1897. Author of Tituli Hunteriani: an Account of the Roman Stones in the Hunterian Museum.
Chalmers, George.
J. P.-B. James George Joseph Penderel-Brodhurst.
Editor of the Guardian (London).
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 élémentaire d’histoire du droit français; &c.
J. R. C. Joseph Rogerson Cotter, M.A.
Assistant to the Professor of Natural and Experimental Philosophy, Trinity College, Dublin. Editor of 2nd edition of Preston’s Theory of Heat.
J. S. F. John Smith Flett, D.Sc., F.G.S.
Petrographer to the Geological Survey. Formerly Lecturer on Petrology in Edinburgh University. Neill Medallist of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Bigsby Medallist of the Geological Society of London.
J. T. Be. John T. Bealby.
Joint author of Stanford’s Europe. Formerly editor of the Scottish Geographical Magazine. Translator of Sven Hedin’s Through Asia, Central Asia and Tibet; &c.
Caspian Sea (in part);
 (in part).
J. T. C. Joseph Thomas Cunningham, M.A., F.Z.S.
Lecturer on Zoology at the South-Western Polytechnic, London. Formerly Assistant Professor of Natural History in the University of Edinburgh. Naturalist to the Marine Biological Association, and Fellow of University College, Oxford. Author of numerous papers in scientific journals.
J. Wa. Major-General James Waterhouse.
Indian Staff Corps. Vice-President of the Royal Photographic Society. Assistant Surveyor-General in charge of Photographic Operations in the Surveyor-General’s Office, Calcutta, 1866–1897. Took part in the observation of total eclipses, 1871 and 1875, and of transit of Venus, 1874. President of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, 1888–1890. Author of The Preparation of Drawings for Photographic Reproduction; &c.
Camera Obscura: History.
J. W. D. Captain J. Whitly Dixon, R.N.
Nautical Assessor to the Court of Appeal.
J. W. He. James Wycliffe Headlam, M.A.
Staff Inspector of Secondary Schools under the Board of Education. Formerly Fellow of King’s College, Cambridge, and Professor of Greek and Ancient History at Queen’s College, London. Author of Bismarck and the Foundation of the German Empire; &c.