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Capricorn Books

P.O. Box 52068, Old Oakville Postal Outlet, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 7N5, Canada
Tel.: +1-289-259-6196

Email: Capricorn Books | Website: Capricorn Books

We are a fulltime internet used, out-of-print, and antiquarian bookstore catering to collectors and readers alike.
Our business has been in operation since 1995 and we have been selling on the internet since 1999.
We have a general stock with larger catalogues being Military History, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Children's, Art, Antiques, History. Our on-line inventory grows daily as we add new books, so check our catalogues regularly for updates.
Items offered are subject to prior sale, however we do delete titles as soon as we receive an order so as to minimize any disappointment.
All orders are processed promptly. Our goal is to ship your book (s) within 24 to 48 hrs. We will e-mail you when we have shipped. We always try to keep you informed!

Terms of Sale

Shipping Rates
Shipping rates are based upon the weight of a standard size book (8vo) or a large format trade paperback up to 1kg (2.2lbs).
Larger, heavier books and sets will be shipped at cost. We will e-mail you a quote for your approval, before we ship.
Mass market paperback books, in many cases, will cost less to ship to the U.S.A. and Internationally. We will inform you by e-mail or adjust the charge when we process your order.
Faster shipping times via XpressPost are available - please request a quote via e-mail, thank you.

CANADA - varies depending upon your province/territory

Regular Parcel Post: 4 to 12 Business Days - $11.00 U. S. to $20.00 U.S. (Up to 1 kg/2.2 lbs)


Standard Mail: 7 to 13 Business Days - $3.99 U.S. (Up to 1 kg/2.2 lbs)

Priority Mail: 4 to 8 Business Days - $12.99 U.S. (Up to 1 kg/2.2 lbs)

INTERNATIONAL (During COVID) - varies depending upon your country.

Tracked Mail: 8 to 15 Business days to - $75.00 U.S. to $85.00 U.S. (Up to 1 kg/2.2 lbs)

Xpress Mail: 18 to 25 Business Days - $61.00 U.S. to $100.00 U.S. (Up to 1 kg/2.2 lbs)

We're sorry we do not ship to GERMANY.

Payment Methods Accepted
We accept VISA & MASTERCARD direct and require the following information:
1) the full name as it appears on the card
2) the full 16 digit number (xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx)
3) 4 digit expiry date (xx/xx)
4) 3 or 4 digit CCV security code (back of card)
5) billing address;
or a Personal, Business or Cashiers Check in U.S.$, CAD$, U.K. Pounds or EUROS; an International Money Order; and PayPal (PayPal email is capricornbks@sympatico.ca).
Please note the following:
If you would like to pay by check or money order we will confirm the total cost, including shipping, by email. Please make your check or money order payable to "Capricorn Books" - thank you. We will ship your book(s) upon receipt of payment.
Canadian customers will be charged 5% GST on the price of the book.
Books may be returned if not as described within 10 days. Please e-mail us prior to returning book.
Books will be held for 7 days max., after which time they will be put back up for sale.
Available upon request at cost.

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