Please note that Addieway Books is a used/new combination bookseller. Please read condition descriptions carefully. Condition notes for used titles are provided at the end of each description. For used books the following condition scale is used:

Like New

The book is in the same condition as when it was published.  This could be the description for a book that has been lost in a warehouse for years, never shelved, thumbed or even opened yet may still be some years old.


A Fine book approaches the condition of As New, but without being crisp. The book may have been opened and read, but there are no defects to the book, jacket or pages. Some minor shelfwear may be present.

Very Good

Describes a book that shows some small signs of wear. Defects noted.


Describes the average used worn book that has all pages or leaves present. Some tearing or chipping to dust jacket may be present. Any major defects noted.


Book may have tears, staining, previous owner’s inscription, tears throughout dust jacket, bending to corners and edges. The binding is still intact.


Books are shipped next business day. We ship domestically and internationally via USPS Media Mail. Please allow up to two weeks for delivery unless expedited shipping is selected at checkout.


Returns are provided for books returned in same condition within 3 weeks of purchase date.