The Bibliopolist

The Bibliopolist

Lake Worth Beach, FL, U.S.A.

Joined July 16, 2022

Seller Rating:

4-star rating

About this seller

Here at the Bibliopolist, we have a single goal: to share our passion for the printed word by providing the highest quality books at affordable prices for readers around the globe. The Bibliopolist is a privately run bookselling venture that has been involved in the book trade for over 30 years. Specializing in literature and poetry, we also have an impressive inventory of scholarly publications in anthropology, history, the sciences, and many other fields. In addition, we regularly offer rare antique volumes, as well as signed volumes from various periods and in various genres.

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Terms of Sale

Returns are accepted if initiated within 30 days of the estimated delivery date, for all reasons under AbeBooks' Return Policy. Refund amounts are based on the return reason. If the return reason cannot be determined, the minimum required refund amount is equal to the item price. We do not charge a restocking fee under any circumstances.
In the following instances, we will process a refund immediately when contacted by the buyer:

  1. The item received was a different title or edition than the one r...
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Shipping Terms

  1. Items will be shipped in monographed padded envelopes with water-resistant interior packaging. Additional protective measures will be taken for items with peculiar dimensions, unconventional shapes or edges, or those shipping to destinations requiring special packaging.
  2. Shipping will be handled by United Parcel Service, Federal Express, or the United States Postal Service depending on which firm provides the most affordable rate for the buyer. We do not have any special contracts with any shipping company; however, if the buyer prefers a particular service (including those not listed here), they may request that shipping service at the time of purchase and we will provide an adjusted shipping cost based on the appropriate rate.
  3. We calculate shipping based on an average item weight of 1lb (2.2kg), though we adjust rates for undersized books (i.e., paperbacks) and oversized books (i.e., coffeetable books, atlases, etc.). Wherever possible, shipping rates will be calculated based on the precise weight of the purchased item.
  4. Insurance is not included in shipping but can be requested by the buyer at the time of purchase for a nominal fee.
  5. In cases where shipping fees seem exorbitant based on the buyer's location, we will contact the buyer to confirm the purchase details before processing the order to ensure that no items are shipped with unexpected handling fees.
  6. If the item did not arrive, the buyer can request a refund designating this reason within 30 days after an order's estimated delivery date.
    Signature delivery confirmation for some higher priced items may be required.The buyer is refunded the item price plus original shipping.
  7. If the item was damaged in transit, we will refund the item price, original shipping, and return shipping equal to the original shipping or the equivalent to the standard shipping on free shipping orders.
  8. If the item is not as described, we will refund the purchase. In cases of disagreement, we will refund the item price and original shipping but not return shipping costs.
  9. If the incorrect item is delivered, the buyer is refunded the item price, original shipping, plus return shipping equal to the original shipping.
  10. If the order is accepted in error (that is, we cannot fulfill it, the item in stock does not match the description, or the item is out of stock) the buyer will be refunded the item price plus original shipping.;
  11. If the buyer cancels before shipping, a refund of the item price and shipping costs will be issued.
  12. We will provide a refund in cases where an item is unclaimed, returned due to an incomplete address, returned to sender, or similar reason.
  13. In cases of missing shipments reported, AbeBooks Customer Support will contact the buyer to ask for tracking information. If tracking information is not provided, the return is cancelled. We will wait at least 21 days before notifying AbeBooks of a missing shipment in order to allow the book adequate time to arrive.