PFEIL, Joachim, Count von, one of the founders of German East Africa; sometime resident in Bismarck Archipelago; author of The Founding of the Boer States, Studies and Observations in the South Seas, etc.
PHELAN, Hon. James Duval; Mayor of San Francisco, 1896-1901.
PHILLIMORE, George Grenville, M.A., B.C.L.; Barrister-at-Law of the Middle Temple.
PHILLIMORE, Sir Walter George Frank, Bt., D.C.L., LL.D. ; Judge of the Kings Bench Div.; author of Book of Church Law, 2nd ed. of Philli-mores Ecclesiastical Law, etc.
PHILLIPS, John Rowland; Barrister; Stipen-diary Magistrate or West Ham, 1881 ; author of Memoirs of the Civil War in Wales and the Marches.
PHILLIPS, R. W., M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S.; Professor of Botany in the University Coll. of North Wales; author of Memoirs on the Physiology of Plants, Morphology of the Algae, etc.
PHILLPOTTS, Lieut.-Colonel A. H. C., R.L.
PICTON, Sir James Allanson ; architect; promoted the scheme for the Liverpool Public Library, of which he was the first Chairman; author of Memorials of Liverpool.
PICTON, James Allanson, M.A., M.P. ; Inde-pendent Minister of Hackney, 1868-76; Member of School Board for London, 1869- 78 ; author of New Theories and the Old Faith, The Mystery of Matter, Oliver Cromwell: the Man and his Mission, Life of Sir James A. Picton.
PIESSE, Charles Henry, F.C.S.; Public Analyst, Fulham District, London ; author of Chemistry in the Brewing-Room, Olfactics and the Physical Senses.
PIKE, Luke Owen, M.A.; Barrister; formerly of the Record Office, London; author of A History of Crime in England, Year Books of the Reign of King Edward the Third.
PINCHOT, Gifford, B.A.; Forester of the U. S. Department of Agriculture ; Special Lecturer in the Forest School, Yale Univ. ; author of The White Pine.
PITMAN, Charles Murray; Stroke of the Oxford Eight, 1893-95.
PITMAN, Ernest ; Fellow of the Incorporated Phonographic Society; took part in the Shorthand Congresses, London, 1887 and 1897.
PITT, Walter, M. Inst: C.E., M.I.M.E.; Member of the Committee of International. Maritime Conference (London), etc.
PLATT, J. A., B.A.; London.
PLATTS, John Thompson M A. ; Teacher of Persian at the University of Oxford; formerly In-spector of Public Instruction in the Central Provinces of India ; author of a grammar and a dictionary of the Urdu Language; has translated from Hindustani Ikhwann-s Safa.
POLLEN, John Hungerford, M.A.; Examiner for Art, South Kensington; Fellow of Merton Coll., Oxford; Professor of Fine Arts in Catholic University of Dublin; Cantor Lecturer, Society of Art.9, 1885; author of Ancient and Modern Furniture and Woodwork, Ancient and Modern Gold- and Silver-smiths Work, The Trojan Column, etc.
POLLOCK Sir Frederick, Bt., LL.D., D.C.L.; Corpus Professor of Jurisprudence, Oxford; editor of the Law Reports from 1895; Fellow Trin. Coll., Camb. 1868 ; Professor of Jurisprudence, University Coll., London, 1882-83; Professor of Common Law in the Inns of Court, 1884-90 ; member Royal Labour Commission, 1891-94 ; author of Principles of Con-tract, Digest of the Law of Partnership, History of English Law, Spinoza, Life and Philosophy, A First Book of Jurisprudence, etc., The Etchingham Letters, 1899 (with E. Fuller Maitland).
POLLOCK, Walter Herries, M.A.; Barrister; formerly editor of the Saturday Review; author of The Modern French Theatre, Verse, Old and New, Memoires Inédits du Marquis de Jane Austen: her Contemporaries and Herself.
POOLE, Edward Stanley; formerly Chief Clerk of the Science and Art Department, London : edited the Thousand and One Nights and The Modern Egyptians of Lane Poole.
POOLE, Reginald Lane, M.A., Ph.D.; Fellow of Magdalen Coll. and Lecturer in Diplomatic in Univ. of Oxford; editor of English Historical Review; elected Lecturer in Modern History, Jesus Coll., Oxford, 1886; author of A History of the Hugue-nots of the Dispersion, Wycliffe and Movements for Reform, Illustrations of the History of Mediaeval Thought.
POOLE, Reginald Stuart, LL.D.; Keeper of the Dept. of Coins and Medals, British Museum from 1870; Hon. Sec. of the Egyptian Exploration Fund, of which he was one of the chief Promoters ; author of Cities of Egypt.
POORE, George Vivian, M.D.; Professor of Medicine and Clinical Medicine, University College London; Physician University Coll. Hospital, 1876; Secretary- General of Sanitary Congress, 1891, etc. ; author of Essays on Rural Hygiene, A Treatise on Medical Jurisprudence.
PORTER, Rev. Josias Leslie, M.A., D.D., LL.D.; Presbyterian Missionary to Damascus, 1849-59; author of Five Years in Damascus, Murrays Handbook for Travellers in Syria and Palestine.
PORTER, W. Haldane, B.A.; Barrister, Middle Temple; Chancellors English Essay, Oxford, 1893.
PORTLOCK, Maj.-General Joseph Ellison, R.E. ; Inspector of Studies at the Royal Military Academy at Woolwich, 1851-56; Member of the Council of Military Education, 1857-62; author of A Rudi-mentary Treatise on Geology; contributed to the eighth ed. of the Ency. Brit.
POST, George B.; Architect; Member of the Am. Society of Civil Engineers.
POSTGATE, John Percival, Litt-D.; Fellow and Classical Lecturer, Trin. Coll., Cambridge; Pro-fessor of Comparative Philology, University Coll. London; editor of the Classical Review; author of Select Elegies of Propertius ; editor of the New Latin Primer.
POTTER, Rt. Rev. Henry Codman, D.D., LL.D.; Bishop of the Diocese of New York; author of The Church and Her Children, The Scholar and the State, etc.
POTTER, William Norvvood : chess-player; late editor of City of London Chess Magazine, 1874-75 ; formerly chess editor of Land and Water.
POULTON, Edward Bagnall, M.A., D.Sc., LL.D., F. R. S. ; Hope Professor of Zoology, Oxford ; Fellow of Jesus Coll., Oxford; Member of Council of Royal Society, 1897-99; Demonstrator in Anatomical De-partment of University Museum, 1877-79; Lecturer in Natural Science and Tutor of Keble College, Oxford, 1880-89: Lecturer in Natural Science, Jesus College, Oxford, 1880-88 ; author of The Colours of Animals, Charles Darwin and the Theory of Natural Selection, many memoirs on zoological subjects in the proceed-ings of learned societies.
POWELL, F. York, M.A.; Regius Professor of Modern History, Oxford ; author of Alfred the Great and William the Conqueror, History of Eng-land to 1509.
POWELL, Harry J., B.A., F.C.S. ; of James Powell and Sons (the Whitefriars Glass Works); Juror for Glass of all kinds, Paris Exhibition of 1889; member of the Art-Workers Guild, of the Arts and Crafts Society, etc. ; part-author of The Principles of Glass-Making.
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