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RALEIGH AND JONES’ THE WAR IN THE AIR, 1922-28 FIRST EDITIONS OF THE FIRST TWO VOLUMES, IN SCARCE ORIGINAL DUST JACKETS

(WORLD WAR I) RALEIGH, Walter, and JONES, Henry Arthur. The War in the Air. Oxford, 1922-28. Two volumes. First edition of the first two volumes of Raleigh’s analytical history of the Royal Air Force’s contribution during the First World War (continued by Jones after Raleigh’s untimely death), with numerous folding maps printed in color. In scarce original dust jackets. $600.

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RALEIGH’S SEARCH FOR “THE FABLED RICHES OF ELDORADO”

RALEIGH, Walter. Discoverie of the Large, Rich and Beautiful Empire of Guiana. Cleveland, 1966.

Fine facsimile edition of Raleigh’s important 1596 account of his voyage to Guiana, alongside Portuguese explorer Antonio Galvano’s account of voyages to the New World, as translated by Richard Hakluyt in 1601. $300.

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