Conditions of sale for used & antiquarian books

Orders can be accepted by letter, email, telephone or order form attached to this web site. 

Payment is requested with the order ( If using PayPal, please first get confirmation that the
book is available and reserved for you ). 

We accept Sterling cheques. We will dispatch the books once the cheque has been cleared.

We accept PayPal and you may use this secure facility to pay by debit card, credit card or funds transfer.

You do not need to have a PayPal account to use PayPal, you can go in as a guest.

We no longer accept credit or debit cards direct. If you do want to pay by direct bank transfer, please email for our account details.

Packing and postage is charged extra at cost, Royal Mail first class in UK, £4,
airmail printed papers for overseas, £15 untracked or £20 tracked. Orders of £45 or more will be sent recorded delivery. Please add the postage cost to the book cost when you pay.

We do not send books on approval.

We wrap our books very carefully, and have received numerous accolades over the years in this respect.

Condition is described as accurately as possible,
but if you are dissatisfied, the book may be returned within ten days of receipt.

Of course we accept unwanted books back, provided they are still in the condition in which they were sent -
someone else will buy and cherish that book for sure !

The condition of our books is often a pleasant surprise since we tend to veer on the harsher side when describing their faults, if any.

Orders are usually processed within 2 working days, depending on the flow of orders.

All customer details are held in strictest confidence.


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