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R. The Rt. Hon. Lord Rayleigh.
See the biographical article: Rayleigh, 3rd Baron.
Capillary Action (in part).
R. A.* Robert Anchel.
Archivist to the Department de l’Eure.
Cambon, Pierre Joseph; Cathelineau.
R. Ad. Robert Adamson.
See the biographical article: Adamson, R.
Category (in part).
R. A. S. M. Robert Alexander Stewart Macalister, M.A., F.S.A.
Director of Excavations for the Palestine Exploration Fund.
R. G. Richard Garnett.
See the biographical article: Garnett, Richard.
R. I. P. R. I. Pocock, F.Z.S.
Superintendent of the Zoological Gardens, London.
R. K. D. Sir Robert Kennaway Douglas.
Formerly Keeper of Oriental Printed Books and MSS. at the British Museum, and Professor of Chinese, King’s College, London. Author of The Language and Literature of China; &c.
R. L.* Richard Lydekker, F.R.S., F.G.S., F.Z.S.
Member of the Staff of the Geological Survey of India, 1874–1882. Author of Catalogues of Fossil Mammals, Reptiles and Birds in British Museum; The Deer of all Lands; The Game Animals of Africa; &c.
Camel; Capuchin Monkey; Carnivora; Cat; Cavy;
; Chamois.
R. L. H. Robert Lockhart Hobson.
Assistant in the Department of British and Medieval Antiquities, British Museum. Author of Porcelain: Oriental, Continental and British; Marks on Pottery and Porcelain (with W. Burton); and Catalogue and Guide of English Pottery and Porcelain in British Museum.
Ceramics: Medieval and Later Italian; Persian, Syrian, Egyptian and Turkish.
R. N. B. Robert Nisbet Bain (d. 1909).
Assistant Librarian, British Museum, 1883–1909. Author of Scandinavia, the Political History of Denmark, Norway and Sweden, 1313–1900; The First Romanovs, 1613–1725; Slavonic Europe, the Political History of Poland and Russia from 1469 to 1796; &c.
Canute; Canute VI.;
Casimir III.
; Casimir IV.;
Catherine I.
Charles I.
: (Hungary);
Charles IX.
, X., XI., XII.: (Sweden);
Charles XIII.
, XIV., XV.: (Sweden and Norway).
R. Po. René Poupardin, D. ès L.
Secretary of the École des Chartes. Honorary Librarian at the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris. Author of Le Royaume de Provence sous les Carolingiens; Recueil des chartes de Saint-Germain; &c.
Charles the Bold.
R. P. S. R. Phené Spiers, F.S.A., F.R.I.B.A.
Master of the Architectural School and Surveyor, Royal Academy, London. Past President of Architectural Association. Associate and Fellow of King’s College, London. Corresponding Member of the Institute of France. Edited Fergusson’s History of Architecture. Author of Architecture East and West; &c.
Campanile; Capital: Arch.; Cathedral: Arch.;
R. S. C. Robert Seymour Conway, M.A., D.Litt. (Cantab.).
Professor of Latin in the University of Manchester. Formerly Professor of Latin in University College, Cardiff; and Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. Author of The Italic Dialects.
Campania (in part).
R. W. Robert Wallace, F.R.S. (Edin.), F.L.S.
Professor of Agriculture and Rural Economy at Edinburgh University, and Garton Lecturer on Colonial and Indian Agriculture. Professor of Agriculture, R.A.C., Cirencester, 1882–1885. Author of Farm Live Stock of Great Britain; Indian Agriculture; The Agriculture and Rural Economy of Australia and New Zealand; Farming Industries of Cape Colony; &c.
Cattle (in part).
R. We. Richard Webster, A.M.
Editor of Elegies of Maximianus.
Channing, William E.
ST C. Viscount St Cyres.
See the biographical article: Iddesleigh, 1st Earl of.
S. D. Samuel Davidson, D.D.
See the biographical article: Davidson, Samuel.
Canon: Scriptures.
T. As. Thomas Ashby, M.A., D.Litt., F.S.A.
Director of the British School of Archaeology at Rome. Corresponding Member of the Imperial German Archaeological Institute. Formerly Scholar of Christ Church, Oxford. Craven Fellow, Oxford, 1897. Author of The Classical Topography of the Roman Campagna; &c.
Camerino; Campania (in part); Canosa; Canusium; Capena; Capri; Capua; Carales;
; Casilinum; Casinum;
Cassia, Via
; Catania;
Caudine Forks
; Cefalu;
; Cesena.
T. A. H. Captain Thomas A. Hull, R.N.
Formerly Superintendent of Admiralty Charts.
T. Ba. Sir Thomas Barclay, M.P.
Member of the Institute of International Law. Member of the Supreme Council of the Congo Free State. Officer of the Legion of Honour. Author of Problems of International Practice and Diplomacy; &c. M.P. for Blackburn, 1910.
T. F. C. Theodore Freylinghuysen Collier, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of History, Williams College, Williamstown, Mass., U.S.A.
Carthage, Synods of; Chalcedon, Council of.