7th cent. Frankish bishop. Made pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Shipwrecked on the Western Isles on his return and dictated an account to Adamnan, the biographer of Columba.
- "Description of Carolina." 1707
Voyage to Guinea in 1787-8 with SPARRMANN and WADSTRÖM.
ARISTEAS OF PROCONNESUS (Marmora)
Travelled in Scythia according to HERODOTUS (Bk. IV), possibly as far as the Urals. (Map. in Sulimirski: "The Sarmatians" 1970 / Thames & Hudson.)
- Bolton, J.D.P.: "Aristeas of Proconnesus." Oxford / 1962.
ARMSTRONG, Sir Alexander
Naval surgeon. Medical officer on Xanthus* (Lycia) exploration 1843. Surgeon and naturalist to the MACLURE Arctic expedition of 1849-1854.
*See also SPRATT, FORBES, DANIELL, FELLOWS (cf Moore: "The Norwich School of Artists" p. 98)
Brother of Sir Edwin ARNOLD.
- "Through Persia by caravan." 1877.
ARNOLD, Sir Edwin
Educationist and writer. Principal of the govt. Sanskrit College at Poona. Returned to England in 1861 to join the Daily Telgraph.
- "Seas and lands." London / (cat. 1904) / Longmans.
Russian. Far East.
ARUNDEL, Earl of
See: HOWARD, Thomas
ARUNDELL, Rev. Francis Vyvyan Iago
Antiquary. Travels in Asia Minor 1826-1835. Account published 1834.