AbeBooks, the AbeBooks logo, AbeBooks. The artwork is comprised of vibrant watercolor washes, dramatic scale changes, and good use of asymmetric areas open to the white of the page. I ordered a hard-to-find book from them through Amazon. I ordered a second hand book online from World of Books via Abe Books because a relative wouldn't borrow my cherished old copy in case she damaged it. It is the largest privately-held collection of African American historical materials in the world. The book was brand new, with a dust cover, to my surprise.
She used her own resources and she worked alone. Annualised turnover in 2009 was 5 million, with a projected turnover for that year of £8. It is the largest privately-held collection of African American historical materials in the world. I bet I'm not the only one. It is the largest privately-held collection of African American historical materials in the world. I cannot stress this strongly enough.
Asked for a concession in shipping since they sent the incorrect book, somewhat unwilling to do so. They made a mountain out of a molehill and lost a long-term customer as a result. In that tale there seems to be a solution which results in a satisfying scene at the end of the book with everyone playing together. Each month we recycle over 2. If you would like me to look into this further please email and I will do my best to leave you a bit more happy with the job that World of Books does.
We all like the idea of saving a bit of cash, so when we found out how many good quality used books are out there - we just had to let you know! Amazing value for money and great service. We are a circular economy, for profit company that supports charities and protects the planet by enabling more to be reused. We know the excitement of a new page turner, or the familiar joy of an old favourite. In December 2012, World of Books was ranked in 22nd place in the. Our customers are helping to support good causes too — boosting revenues for charities and saving waste disposal costs. If for whatever reason we fail to meet your expectations then please let us know.
Because I read - George R. The company purchases books in bulk, paying by tonnage rather than for individual titles. Especially in places of conflict and duress, picture books can help children cope. I've walked on distant worlds and seen the end of time. Specialties World of Books sells used books online only. The business was founded in 2000 by Simon Downes, Ben Maxfield and Michael Laundon, who had bought their first books at and auctioned them on.
This bright and energetically illustrated story is about a shark wearing a yellow fedora who is lonely because the fishes, octopus, and seastars nearby do not want to play with him. I didn't even realize they were overseas from me and I felt like I was being served by my neighbors. Thanks also for the quick delivery! The sound familiar: rents going up and other economic difficulties. I cannot stress this strongly enough. Took 18 days to complete my order.
My sister-in-law Baiba and her husband Ron spent three fantastic weeks in Turkey with Turkish friends before the onset of the current conflict between Turkey and Syria. Vuillard retained an Intimist sensibility for his entire career; even when painting portraits and landscapes, he instilled his. If you cna send us the title of the item you are unhappy with and we can see what we can do. I don't understand why you're working with people! Finally did get a refund for shipping charges. I found the book I was looking for at World of Books and placed an order shortly before Christmas, fully prepared for a long delivery. To anyone in charge at the company, you need serious retraining for your employees at the least, and probably more major changes than that. However, we do state on all our listings that the book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
Many thanks, World of Books These folks are outstanding! We consider ourselves pioneers in the re-use and recycling of unwanted books, recycling 26,000 tonnes, about 70 million books each year, equivalent to 500,000 trees. My order arrived within a few days, safely wrapped but not overpackaged, so it came through my letter box with my usual post. As of 2015 there were several. World of Books promptly provided me with a tracking number and to my delight, it was delivered far ahead of my expectations and in perfect condition. We appreciate the impact a good book can have. Our business model has generated over 12m for charities in the last 5 years. Every book I have received has been in pristine condition.
The collection is considered one of the most important for African-American materials and consists of 3. Over something that could have been so easily handled - all I wanted was a clean replacement copy! They made a mountain out of a molehill and lost a long-term customer as a result. Took 18 days to complete my order. She used her own resources and she worked alone. What must the situation for them be like now considering the current upheavals in their country? The assembly of this metre high object on the street Unter den Linden took three days. To anyone in charge at the company, you need serious retraining for your employees at the least, and probably more major changes than that.
I was delighted with my purchase and highly recommend World of Books. Perhaps it is that mouthful of sharp, pointy teeth evident when he smiles? © 1996 - 2019 AbeBooks Inc. Asked for a concession in shipping since they sent the incorrect book, somewhat unwilling to do so. She used her own resources and she worked alone. I've walked on distant worlds and seen the end of time. We are sorry to hear of your disappointment.