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buying books from half.ebay.com

 
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Hi All,
Has andbody bought books from http://half.ebay.com
Are the books in good condition or not?
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sanj
 
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When you buy from half.com (or half.ebay.com) you are buying from a third party -- not from the publisher. So, the condition will vary depending upon who you purchased it from. I've purchased several books in this way, ranging from good to excellent condition -- check with the seller first before you buy it.
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I have been buying and selling books on half.com since they first started about 2 years ago. Long before they were bought out by e-bay & have never had a problem. But before you buy, check the used books on Amazon, sometimes they are cheaper.
 
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Have bought books from half.com and ebay.com.
Buy from seller that really sell books (look for a seller with a lot of feedback)! They usually have the best condition and etc etc.. books.
 
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Before you but new books at amazon, check:
http://www.bookpool.com
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Of course if you buy from Amazon using a link from JavaRAnch, then JavaRanch gets a tiny percent. This is about the only thing that is currently paying for server support.
Those wicked guys at ejip just REFUSE to donate their servers and services
 
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Unfortunately the service is unavailable in UK
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Unfortunately the service is unavailable in UK
And I find this a real shame. I have had to try to sell my spare computer books on eBay.co.uk, which is a slow market at best. (ahem, see here for details ... )
Does anyone know of a better place to sell second-hand books in the UK ?
[ September 20, 2002: Message edited by: Frank Carver ]
 
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Hi Frank
I know its a real shame that we can't buy or sell books on half.ebay.com but I found this site http://www.abebooks.co.uk or better still lets build our own site

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