Terms of Sale
Ordering Online, by Email, or Phone
When you wish to purchase an item, add it to your cart. We provide clear directions as you navigate our site to remove, modify, or add additional items. You will also see estimated shipping costs, before you proceed to our secure ordering form. Questions? Please use our contact
form or call (302) 998-2886.
We can be reached by telephone (302) 998-2886 —typically Monday to Saturday, 10am-6pm, EST— or use our simple "Reserve by Email"
message button, seen with each item on our site; an easy method to reserve an item, for payment by check or a credit card by phone.
I accept Visa, Master Card and Discover. For payment by check or money order, a 30-day invoice is enclosed with shipment to known customers. New customers, please send a remittance with your first order or provide trade or retail references. Institutions and libraries may be billed per their budgetary requirements. Overseas customers who wish to pay by check or money order, must pay on a USA or Canadian bank payable in US Funds only. All items are subject to prior sale and remain property of Ian Brabner, Bookseller until payment has been received and cleared.
Ian Brabner Bookseller
Post Office Box 4900
Wilmington, Delaware 19808 USA
telephone: (302) 998-2886
Descriptions, Shipping and Return Policy
All items are unconditionally guaranteed to be as described
and authentic. Major defects are noted. Images are not to scale, please read measurements. Orders are shipped on an approval basis via USPS priority mail. USA shipping is $7 per order. Overseas orders are sent airmail at actual cost. All items are wrapped carefully, protected, and shipped boxed. Returns are accepted for any reason within 12 days of receipt. Please telephone or email in advance of a return.
Please keep me informed
as your collecting needs change or encompass new areas of interest. I actively quote prospective material.
Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America, International League of Antiquarian Booksellers, Manuscript Society, Ephemera Society. As members of the A.B.A.A.
(Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America - International League of Antiquarian Booksellers). We abide by their Code of Ethics
Our shopping cart system utilizes SSL (Secure Socket Layer) Encryption. This is the safest encryption technology available to keep your information confidential and private when you use our secure order form. When you enter our security zone you will see the change from http:// to https:// in the URL location bar at the top of your browser. Also, in Netscape you will see a closed lock in the bottom left of your screen. In Internet Explorer you will see this lock symbol or a key. Once your data it is transmitted it is then permanently deleted from our secure server.
and resulted through no fault of your own.
Privacy and Cookies
Cookies need to be enabled in your browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Chrome) in order for our shopping cart to work properly. When you add a book to your shopping cart, a cookie is enabled to keep track of what you are ordering. This cookie helps us keep your shopping cart contents separate from other customers. Once you place your order, your cookie expires. If you have problems using our shopping cart system, make sure your cookies are enabled in your browser preferences.