R.H. Charles (1855-1931) was Professor of Biblical Greek at Trinity College Dublin (1898-1906), He was elected a fellow of the British Academy in 1906, and a fellow of Merton College, Oxford in 1910. In 1925 he was the first recipient of the British Academy Medal for Biblical Studies. Charles also received honorary degrees from the Universities of Belfast in 1923 and Oxford in 1928.
His publications include 'The Book of Enoch,' 'The Apocalypse of Baruch,' and 'The Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha of the Old Testament in English' (2 vols.).