Modern commentators, who also print the various texts of the charter, are Richard Thomson, An Historical Essay on the Magna Carta of King John (1829); C. Bemont, in his Charles des libertes anglaises (1892); and W.
CHARLES BEMONT (1848-), French scholar, was born at Paris on the 16th of November 1848.
(1899); Bemont, "De la condamnation de Jean-sans-Terre par la Cour des Pairs de France," in the Revue historique (1886), vol.
Ed., 1876) and C. Bemont (Paris, 1884); W.
Bemont in 1898; it was so named on account of the intensity of the radioactive emanations which it yielded.