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Important info for book buyers.
The books listed on are the list prices of our participating Booksellers. An increasing number of prominent bookselling services now offer re-listed books at marked-up prices. Compare before you buy! The identical, individual book you seek might well be listed here at a significantly lower price than elsewhere.
is a really user-friendly international book buying and selling site. You can specify the languages of the books you wish to search or sell, and the language in which you carry out your e-mail correspondence.

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Looking for a specific book, or a choice of books by a particular author or on a special subject? Search for Books by author, title or keyword. The complete on-line stock of every bookseller subscribing to will be checked for books matching your search criteria. The search results can be listed in short or fully-detailed, long display format. You can reserve a book or books and your purchase orders will be automatically e-mailed directly to the booksellers. does not charge a commission on your purchase. You pay the bookseller's genuine price.

If you cannot find the book you are searching for, choose the Bibliophile Registration option to enter your address details. You can then add or edit your own list of Wants and you will be informed by e-mail as soon as a match is entered into the database. Registering also means that you won't have to re-enter your address details every time you visit and buy a book. Needless to say, it's free. Of course, you don't have to register to use the book search and ordering system. Registering simply makes it easier.

If you are already a registered bibliophile, you can go to Bibliophile Login and use your personal Bibliophile ID and Password to activate your address details and facilitate ordering books or editing your wants list.

Do you prefer to view a catalogue, or to browse or search the stock of a particular bookseller? Locate your bookseller on our directory of Bookseller Homepages and use the bookseller-specific search engine on his homepage.

The art of fine printing and book production continues to thrive. Visit the home pages of some of the best Private Presses around the world and see samples of their latest publications as well as bibliographies of past production. We offer extremely
competitive rates for design and hosting of fine press web sites.

In need of a book binder, lithographer, small-run printer, or perhaps a water colourist to work from your photographs? Book Arts is the place to look.

Not sure of a title or author, or simply doing research? Go to Reference and check the catalogues of the Library of Congress, the British library and other comprehensive collections.

Are you a bookseller who would like to Sell Books utilising our database or to leave a list of Wants? 

Special offer to Booksellers.
List your books for free until 31 Aug 2003.
Click here for details.

If you are a bookseller already registered with, choose the Bookseller Login option to up-load or edit your Books for Sale or Wants lists.

Visit our Links page to access useful and interesting book-related Web sites. We are enthusiastic to exchange links with bibliophilic sites in any language.

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