Posted August 31, 2014

It was such a supreme pleasure to receive a book from a seller, wrapped and posted with such care! I order tons of books on line, and this seller is tops when it comes to being honest about the book's condition, and keeping it in the best condition....

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Phaeton Books

Phaeton Books

In MAR and APR we feature GARDENING BOOKS, with the best prices, and !st Class delivery when possible. A GOOD USED or NEW BOOK MAKES FINE GIFTING - just use the QUERY SELLER at purchase to ask for free GIFT WRAP. Coming in MAY and JUNE British DETECTIVE FICTION is featured, and for the rest of SUMMER, AWARD FICTION.

PLEASE NOTE: UPGRADES TO 1ST CLASS (whenever noted) MAY NOT APPLY WITHIN about 100 MILES OF NYC. There is little value to the expense involved, as they are in the same shipping area. Use our LOYALTY PROGRAM for all 5000 TITLES. QUERY US for a discount (or shipping upgrade) on all future purchases. NOW with BASIC SHIPPING QUICKER TO UK AND EUROPE. Phaeton Books started as my own life-long collection and a book stall I had on Cape Cod in the nineties. While strong in US and foreign fiction, we turn to history to get an understanding of the world, and not just from an American POV. And with - travel, war, archeology, philosophy, art and oddities.

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positive comment by Dana R on Mar 23, 2015

All fine. Was worried about delivery time, but delivery was quick. Thank you!

positive comment by Maine Coast Book Shop c on Mar 17, 2015

Excellent service and product...arrived promptly, carefully packed and in condition promised.

positive comment by Gary M on Mar 13, 2015

Book condition as described. Nicely packed and quickly delivered.

positive comment by on Feb 15, 2015

Thank you for great packing.

positive comment by Barbara B on Feb 6, 2015

Very good service.

positive comment by Pamela T on Jan 29, 2015

Thank you very much for great service and especially for providing an actual description not a formulaic unhelpful one!

positive comment by douglas v on Jan 10, 2015

Book arrived in a timely manner to my incarcerated friend in prison!

positive comment by Steve on Dec 10, 2014

Book arrived on time, in good condition and was well-packaged...Am pleased with my transaction and will buy from this bookseller again...thanks!...

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positive comment by ROBERT S on Nov 20, 2014

Book in top condition - better than expected; quick service

positive comment by George J on Oct 27, 2014

Well packaged and shipped.

positive comment by jay h on Oct 17, 2014

the book is in great condition and was well packed, thank you.

positive comment by Heidi H on Oct 4, 2014

I finally got the edition I wanted. I ordered from other booksellers and you were terrific and accurately filled the order. Thanks for your efforts.

positive comment by Robert G on Sep 5, 2014

Great seller. Aces all the way!

positive comment by Brigitte on Jun 17, 2014

Book condition was exactly as described; fast shipping.

positive comment by G. David J on Jun 14, 2014

Loved this almost as much as Heidegger and a Hippo.

positive comment by David R H on Jun 5, 2014

The condition of the book was exactly as shown on the website. The delivery time was faster than I expected.

positive comment by 3 DI, LLC 3 on May 13, 2014

Very satisfied.

positive comment by shwa25 on Apr 13, 2014

Book received on-time, carefully packaged and shipped, in perfect condition. Thank you!

positive comment by Dan B on Feb 20, 2014

All good.

positive comment by Emily M on Feb 19, 2014

Thank you, lovely book!

positive comment by David M J on Jan 11, 2014

Book arrived promptly, condition better than described. Thanks!

positive comment by david s on Dec 25, 2013

nice discription, quick delivery, thank you!

positive comment by armandos on Dec 23, 2013

Satisfied with the quality of the service

positive comment by mbloom1 on Dec 1, 2013

Great Transaction!

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