Terms & Conditions

By getting our collectables, you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions:

1)  Do not order our items unless you thoroughly understand this section and accept our terms and conditions. When you order an item you agree to pay for it plus shipping and handling and agree to terms listed here.

2) The items are intended to be sold as collectibles. BooksAndRareFinds cannot be held responsible for how you choose to use your product and/or any subsequent effects. We always do our best to describe items accurately, but we are not experts and we do not know all there is to know about the collector market. We are not grader and if grading is done on an item, it was most likely apply prior of us acquiring the item.

3) If you are unsatisfied with your purchase contact us as within 24 hours of receipt for a refund (minus shipping costs).  Refunds will only be issued if the purchased item(s) are returned in the exact condition they were in prior to your purchase. This means that if, while in your possession, the item(s) are subject to any damage, no refund will be issued. Item is returned at buyer’s expense.

4) We are not be responsible for lost or damaged items. We cannot be held responsible for any items that are shipped without appropriate insurance and tracking options (at your cost). If any item becomes damaged and/or lost in transit that is not appropriately insured, no refund will be given.

5) SAVE YOUR PACKING SLIPS. I CANNOT ACCEPT RETURNS WITHOUT THEM or a facsimile. I sometimes have to bring the returned item across the border and that packing slip is my proof that I am not the buyer. Otherwise any duty, taxes or fees I have to pay at the border will be deducted from your refund.

6) All items are described the best we can, although please understand we are not experts in the fields of collectibles. All items we sell are pre-owned, vintage or antique. Even items that have never been used did not come from a retail outlet or wholesaler. READ the description.  Look at the picture we provide in our description. If you want more information, email us at

7) We do not use stock photos for anything including books. Please feel free to request additional photos if you need them to make a decision.

8) Overseas Shipments (out of Canada)-Please NOTE : When items are shipped surface mail, via Canada Post, they are put into a container UNTIL the container is full…at that time it is shipped via container ship, and can take anywhere from 2 weeks to 3 months to arrive at your destination. Please be aware that should you decide the cheapest route this is what will and can happen, and we will not be held liable because of circumstances beyond my control!! Buyer is responsible of all duty, taxes or fees.

9) We use Canada Post. Delivery Time is based on: a) time required to process the order and b) time used by carrier to deliver package.

10) Important, as internet providers attempt to stem SPAM emails, they quite frequently discard important emails. If you have emailed me for whatever reason and don’t get an answer within 24 hours, check your spam/phishing files or that you don’t have blocks on mail from unrecognized contacts. We answer ALL emails.

11) Should an order come back to us unopened, refused or undeliverable then you will be required to pay a shipping cost to re-ship the order. It is up to you to make sure your contact information is correct. If you choose not to re-ship the order, you will be issued a refund.

12) Your personal information will only be used to process your order, and will not be shared, distributed, sold or marketed to any other businesses or agencies. We respect and honour your right to privacy, and therefore will only use your personal information for sale and shipment processing. Your privacy is important to us.  We do not release customer data to third parties.

We are always open to offer! If you wish to make an offer different than the price posted, please feel free to email us, use the contact us page.