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Book Condition Guide:

 

Fine - No defects, little usage. Older books may show minor flaws.

Very Good - Shows some signs of wear and is no longer fresh. Attractive.

Good - The average used book with all pages present. Books with loose bindings, highlighting, cocked spine, torn dust jackets, can fall into this category.

Fair / Acceptable - Obviously well-worn and handled but no text pages are missing, however, it may be without endpapers or a title page. There might be markings, but they do not interfere with readability.

Poor - All text is legible but may be soiled and have binding defects.

Ex-library copies must always be designated as such no matter what the condition of the book.

Book Club editions must always be noted as such no matter what the condition of the book.

 


 

Vinyl LP Record Condition Guide:

 

Fine / Mint- Records with No defects, little usage. Older records may show minor flaws.

Very Good - Shows some signs of wear and is no longer fresh. Attractive.

Good - The average used record with original sleeve. Vinyl records with some scratches, mild damage to sleeve, can fall into this category.

Fair / Acceptable - Obviously well-worn and handled with some scratching, rubbing and/or tears to sleeve.

Poor - We do not list vinyl records in this condition.

*** Care and Storage of Vinyl LP Records, 45 RPM, 78 RPM, 33 RPM