All sales in U.S. currency. Postal Money Orders accepted. We also accept PAYPAL, utilize "email@example.com" for PayPal payment and make sure to reference book title and book inventory number. Also for PAYPAL payments, confirm the shipping address in the PAYPAL additional information blank. Full return (less shipping & handling charges) if notified of unacceptabliliy within 10 days. If book is improperly described, full return including shipping and handling charges both ways. For shipping to U.S. addresses (including territories and APO/FPO) we use US Postal Service Media/Book Rate: $3.85 for 1st book, thereafter $1.10/book (please be aware that Media/Book rate is the slowest method provided by the USPS, and we have witnessed shipments taking up to 4 or 5 weeks - usually however within 7 working days). Overseas, insured and special handling: actual shipping costs plus $2.00 handling for 1st book, 75-cents handling for each book in the same package thereafter. Priority shipment is actual USPS Priority mail charges plus $2.00 handling. Express Mail /guarantee overnight delivery within continental U.S. is actual USPS express mail postage (or UPS charges) plus $4.25 handling. We do NOT ship United Parcel Service (UPS),FEDEX or DHL. US Postal Express Mail orders accepted as late as 4pm Chicago time. Global Priority (if available to the country addressed) for books under four pounds that fit into the Global Priority flat rate envelope: $11.00 s&h; $9.00 for Canada/Mexico. Global Priority small envelopes sent at cost plus $2.00 if the book will fit. PRE-PAYMENT IS REQUIRED PRIOR TO SHIPMENT. Purchase Orders are NOT accepted. Shipping charges for unusually large or valuable books will be provided by e-mail. Insured or expedited shipping is provided at cost, if requested. Our condition grading is similar to AABA/antiquarian: i.e. -- "As New" / "Fine" / "Near Fine" / "Very Good" (very good means normal wear for the age of the book and is the most common grade) ; "Good" means worn more that normal and is unsightly; "Fair" indicates a real messy copy but complete; "Poor" means incomplete and/or heavily damaged. Book and dust-jacket are independantly described: i.e. Book/DJ. Major deficiencies will be descibed. THANKS FOR SHOPPING BookZone/BookZeller - We strive to make your selection of a BookZone book both comfortable and rewarding. Our Business Ethic: "The transaction is not complete until you are satisfied with your purchase." We are always buying collections, libraries, and major non-fiction accumulations of saleable books. Contact the owner: Lee Mathers at 630/499-8127.
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