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Posted June 7, 2015

"this book was extraordinarily wrapped, as if it were something to treasure and hold as being precious. I had fun opening it." - from Melonee in Alhambra, CA in May.  (Editor's note: Thanks so much for that, Melonee. SOMETIMES OUR....

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Phaeton Books

Phaeton Books

OUR FIFTH ANNIVERSARY SALE is ON for into AUGUST -- 20% OFF ALL BOOKS. To celebrate the great outdoors, we feature until Labor day THE GREAT OUTDOORS, with the best prices, and !st Class delivery when possible. More raves on our packaging: see post. A GOOD USED or NEW BOOK MAKES FINE GIFTING - just use the QUERY SELLER at purchase to ask for free GIFT WRAP. Coming IN SEPTEMBER, we will feature BROOKLYN AUTHORS.

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 6000+ 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 Juti W on Jun 30, 2015

Thank you for the surprise shipping upgrade. I needed this for a class and got it in plenty of time.

positive comment by Nort on Jun 28, 2015

Received sooner than expected; very carefully and securely packaged, better than new. Excellent. Thanks

positive comment by David C on Jun 18, 2015

The book arrived as described, and arrived on time. Thank you.

positive comment by Barbara on Jun 14, 2015

Excellent service. Book was exactly as described, in beautiful condition, & arrived very quickly.

positive comment by John E on May 11, 2015

I RATE SELLER AAAAA11111+++++ FIVE STARS

positive comment by Judith P on May 8, 2015

Condition as described; excellent secure packaging; arrived first of large order; fast email confirmation too. Small thing: upgrade quality of bookmark needed - print is disintegrating, unreadable. But will certainly check their book supply in future!

positive comment by Patrick M on May 3, 2015

The book arrived within 3 days and the condition was better than advertised.

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 cmmoore111@gmail.com 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.

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