NEW WERNER TWENTIETH CENTURY EDITION.
VOL. III. -(ATH-BOI).
Total number of Articles, 980.
ATHENS. Rev. EDWARD L. Hicks, M.A., Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
ATHLETIC SPORTS. H. F. WILKINSON, one of the Editors of “The Field.”
ATLANTIC. WILLIAM B. CARPENTER, M.D., C.B., LL.D., F.R.S.
ATMOSPHERE. ALEX. BUCHAN, Secretary of the Meteorological Society of Scotland.
ATOM. J. CLERK MAXWELL, D.C.L., F.R.S., late Professor of Experimental Physics, University of
ATTICA. Rev. HENRY F. Tozer, M.A., F.R.G.S., Author of “Geography of Greece."
ATTRACTION. Prof. G. CLERK MAXWELL.
AUGUSTAN HISTORY. RICHARD GARNETT, LL.D.
AUGUSTINE. Very Rev. Principal Tulloch.
AUGUSTUS. Very Rev. CHARLES MERIVALE, D.C.L., D.D., Dean of Ely.
AUSTRALIA. R. Acton.
AUSTRIA. DAVID KAY, F.R.G.S.
AXIOM. G. CROOM ROBERTSON, Professor of Logic, University College, London.
BABYLONIA. Rev. A. H. SAYCE, M.A., Deputy Professor of Comparative Philology, University of Oxford,
BACON. ROBERT ADAMSON, M.A., Professor of Political Economy, Owens College, Manchester.
BAGHDAD. Major-General Sir HENRY C. RAWLINSON, K.C.B., D.C.L., F.R.S.
BAKING. JAMES PATON, Corporation Galleries of Art, Glasgow.
BALANCE. WILLIAM DITTMAR, F.R.S., Professor of Chemistry, Anderson's College, Glasgow.
BALANCE OF POWER. HENRY REEVE, C.B., Registar of H. M. Privy Council.
BALLADS. ANDREW LANG, Author of “Helen of Troy."
BALLOT. W. C. SMITH, LL.B., ADVOCATE
BALTIC. Dr. CARPENTER, C.B.
BANKING. LEONARD H. COURTNEY, M.P.
BANKRUPTCY. EDMUND Robertson, LL.D., M.P., Professor of Roman Law, University College,
London; (AMERICAN LAW) J. LOWELL.
BAPTISM. Prof. T. M. LINDSAY, D.D.
BAPTISTS. Rev. F. W. Gorch, LL.D.
BARBADOS. J. L. OHLSON, Secretary to West India Committee, London.
BAROMETER. ALEX. BUCHAN, F.R.S.E.
BARRACKS. Col. CHAS. B. Ewart, C.B., Deputy Director of Works for Barracks.
BASILICA. Rev. Canon VENABLES.
BATHS. Dr. JOHN MACPHERSON, Author of “Baths and Wells of Europe."
BATTLE. Col. Charles CHESNEY, R.E.
BEARD. John DORAN, Ph.D., late Editor of "Notes and Queries."
BEAUMONT AND FLETCHER. ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE.
BECHWANA. Rev. Dr. Moffat.
BEE. JOHN HUNTER, late Hon. Secretary British Bee-Keeper's Association.
BEETHOVEN. F. Hueffer, Author of “Wagner and the Music of the Future.”
BELGIUM. David KAY, F.R.G.S.
BELL. Rev. H. R. HaweIS, M.A., Author of “Music and Morals.”
BELLINI. Prof. SIDNEY COLVIN, University of Cambridge.
BELLOWS. A. B. MacDowall, London.
BENGAL. Hon. W. W. HunTER, LL.D., Director-General of Statistics to the Government of India.
BENTHAM. T. E. HOLLAND, M.A., B.C.L., Chichele Professor of International Law, Oxford.
BENTLEY. Rev. MARK PATTISON, late Rector of Lincoln College, Oxford.
BERKELEY. Prof. Robert Adamson, Owens College, Manchester.
BERLIN. Rev. G. P. DAVIES.
BEZIQUE. HEŃRY Jones (“CAVENDISH”).
BIBLE. Professor W. ROBERTSON SMITH, LL.D.
BIBLIOGRAPHY. E. FAIRFAX TAYLOR.
BILLIARDS. G. F. PARDON (“Capt. CRAWLEY”).
BIOLOGY. Prof. HUXLEY and W. T. THISTLETON Dyer, F.R.S.
BIRDS. Prof. W. K. Parker, Royal College of Surgeons, London; and Prof. ALFRED NEWTON.
BIRMINGHAM. J. T. BUNCE, Editor “Birmingham Daily Post.”
BISHOP. Sir TRAVERS Twiss, Q.C.
BISMUTH, H. BAUERMAN, Fellow of the Geological Society.,
BLACK SEA. Dr. CARPENTER, C.B.
BLEACHING. JAMES Paton.
BLIND. F. J. CAMPBELL, Royal Normal College for the Blind.