P.O. Box 1599
Aptos, CA, U.S.A. 95001-1599
Joined June 19, 1997
THE RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO., ABAA, ILAB AN INTELLECTUAL ART & PROPERTY COMPANY SINCE 1967. We have been in business for the last fifty-five years. * We have been purveyors providing RARE, UNUSUAL & OBSCURE BOOKS, ART and unusual works on all aspects of the Far East, Asia & South East Asian art, culture, history and most any other subject you are interested in. We are academic experts in Japanese Woodblock-printed books, prints and early Buddhist antiquities, China, Lafcadio Hearn, and a wide variety of other ares and subjects in our field. * You are welcome to visit our website and sign up for free color-illustrated E-catalogs. We issue over 500 esoteric subject E-catalogs sent by email, they are also downloadable from our website. You can also visit our website and sign up for E-catalogs of your choice and also download them after signing up. * Color scans of most items are posted to our website, or to ABE.
*** ALL ORDERS REQUIRE PREPAYMENT BEFORE WE CAN SHIP ***
The cost of shipping depends on destination and weight and method of shipping. Costs listed are a 'general guideline' and do not reflect ACTUAL COSTS. We reserve the right to adjust shipping, insurance, registry and signature required fees according to current rates.
Orders usually ship within 2-4 business days after payment. The average shipping cited is for a book weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy, oversized and of a certain value we will inform you of the actual price to ship, insure and signature required.
DOMESTIC: Shipping is by U.S. Postal Service, media or other services at your choice, at our chioce
insurance, registry & or signature may be required.
Fedex is avaliable please inquire with your choice of shipping speed. Insurance, signature required,
based on value, at our choice, fees apply.
INTERNATIONAL: All books go by U.S. POSTAL SERVICE Air mail, unless you request Fedex.
Fedex is available, your choioce of speed and service, at our option, we add insurance & signature required, fees apply.