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Book Status & Availability
Our retail store features over 170,000 new and used books. Our offsite fulfillment warehouses increase that total to over 15 million available titles. Since inventory on our site is stored at more than one location, not all titles shown are immediately available in store.
On Our Shelves Now: The item should be on our store shelves right now. These products are available for shipping or pickup.
Ships From Warehouse: This item is not in our store but is available at our distribution warehouse. Website orders of these titles will ship direct to you. For pickup of these titles, please call us at 612-822-4611. Most Ships from Warehouse books are available for pickup within 5-10 days
Coming [DATE]: This item is not yet published and should be available on or around the mentioned date.
Call for Availability: Please call us at 612-822-4611 to place an order for this title. This item is temporarily out of stock at our store and our distributor, but we may be able to get it from an alternative distributor or the publisher.
Out of Stock: This item is not in stock and may be out-of-print. Please check back at a later time or click the Notify Me button to be notified of its availability.
Description of Conditions
New: A book in its original condition, as released by the publisher.Used - Like New: A book in almost new condition, but not quite perfect. It may have remainder marks or minor shelf wear. Not as crisp as New.
Used - Very Good: A book which has been read and shows some use. It could show marks or shelfware. The dust jacket could show wear or minor tears.
Used - Acceptable: A book which shows more wear than an average used book. May have minor physical damage, underlining, highlighting, or library markings. We only allow this condition in a title that is in high demand, difficult to find, or otherwise expensive.
Used - No Dust Jacket: A hardcover book originally issued with a dust jacket, but the jacket is either missing or well worn. The book itself is in very good or better condition.
We make a great effort to accurately describe our books. If you'd like to learn more about the condition of a particular title, feel free to contact us. If after receiving a book from us, you feel the book is not as described, please contact us.
Descriptions of Conditions for Collectible Books
Conditions appear in two parts separated by a slash, referring to the condition of the book and the condition of the dust jacket. Condition codes on collectible and rare books are defined broadly. The older a book, the more subjective the condition code. All defects are noted in the description.
AS or As New: A book in original condition, as it was released from the publisher. Text is clean; binding is tight; the book is in unread condition.
F or Fine: Slightly less crisp condition then As New, but with little to no defects. Text is clean, and the binding is tight, but the book may have some minor shelfwear. Any defects are noted in the description.
NF or Near Fine: Shows some signs of having been read, but which is approaching Fine condition. The book is clean with a solid binding. Any defects are noted in the description.
VG or Very Good: Shows general wear, as expected with its age. It may have shelfwear or minor defects. Any defects are noted in the description.
G or Good: Shows significant wear. It may have water damage, a shaken or cracked binding, or minor defects. Any defects are noted in the description.
P or Poor: A very worn copy, with contents possibly loose, but complete unless otherwise noted.
Shipping & Pickup Options
FREE SHIPPING: We offer free economy shipping for orders of $29.99 and up, excluding sales tax. This offer is extended to US shipping addresses only.
|Option||Transit Time||Per Shipment||Per Item|
|Economy (Media Mail)||5-14 Days||$2.99||$1.00|
|Expedited (Priority Mail or UPS)||2-5 Days||$8.99||$2.99|
|In Store Pickup (On Our Shelves Now)||Within 24 Hours||FREE||FREE|
|In Store Pickup (Ships From Warehouse)||Within 7-10 Days||FREE||FREE|
• Items shipping to an address within Minnesota may arrive faster.
• Import taxes and duties are the responsibility of the recipient.
In Store Pickup:
We will prepare your order as quickly as possible and send an email when it's ready.
Our alleyway pickup door for your order:
Credit Card: Payment on our website is processed via Stripe Checkout. We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover. In the physical store, we accept all of these as well as Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay.
Magers & Quinn offers two types of gift cards, Digital Gift Cards and In-store Gift Cards.
Digital Gift Cards must be purchased from the wesbite and can only be redeemed on the website. The Digital Gift Card is emailed to the purchaser upon receipt and can be forwarded to the recipient or printed. Recipients can use the unique code contained in the Digital Gift Card email at checkout. Any remaining balance will remain tied to the original unique gift card code to be used on future website purchases.
Balances from active Digital Gift Cards that were transferred from our old website to the current website in November of 2021 were removed from customer accounts and assigned new unique codes. The new codes were emailed to the email address associated with individual Magers & Quinn accounts on Novemeber 15, 2021. Please check your spam folders if you do not see your email.
Inquiries about lost or missing Digital Gift Card codes can be made through our contact us page or by calling the store at (612) 822-4611.
In-Store Gift Cards may be purchased either on the website or in the physical store. In-Store Gift Cards purchased on the website can be mailed directly to the recipient or purchaser, free of charge. In-Store Gift Cards cannot be used on the website.
Returns & Refunds
Receipt required for all returns.
Items may be returned for a refund, provided they are returned in their advertised condition. Any packaging unique to the item, such as shrink wrap or decorative packaging, must be intact and unopened. Returns may either be shipped back or returned to our store in person during business hours. Refunds are provided in the same form of payment used for the original purchase. Money order refunds will be issued by check. Refunds to credit cards may take 1-3 business days to fully process at the bank of issue.
In-store purchases and pickups:
HOLIDAY RETURN POLICY:
Books purchased between Nov 20, 2021 and Dec 24, 2021 can be returned for the original form of payment within 7 days OR exchanged for store credit before Jan 31, 2022. Original or Gift receipt required. No Exceptions.
Items must be returned within 7 days of payment, original receipt required. Refunds made in same manner as purchase. No Exceptions.
HOLIDAY RETURN POLICY:
Books purchased between Nov 20, 2021 and Dec 24, 2021 can be returned for the original form of payment within 14 days of delivery OR exchanged for store credit before Jan 31, 2022. Please include the packing slip and a reason for the return. The lowest cost method to ship books is Media Mail at your post office, and this service includes a free tracking number.
Shipped items may be returned for a refund within 14 days of delivery, either shipped back or returned in person during business hours. Please include the packing slip and a reason for the return. The lowest cost method to ship books is Media Mail at your post office, and this service includes a free tracking number.
Please address returns to:
Magers and Quinn Booksellers
3038 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Returns are processed within 48 hours of the item arriving back to our store.