Book Condition

Since you can purchase book new and used books on OldBookDepot the condition of each book is mentioned on the product listing page below the description. Following is your guide to understand the condition of book.

New – As the name suggest, these are brand new books.

Like New – Could easily be mistaken for brand new. Undamaged cover, no missing pages, all pages undamaged (no creases or tears), no underlining/highlighting of text, no damage to binding, no writing in margins.  This book may be an overstock/remainder. 

Very Good – In great condition for a used book. Has been read but has no easily noticeable damage to the cover and all pages are present and undamaged but could have slight tear. The pages of book could be yellow. Minimal wear and tear on the cover and page like bending etc. Binding has minimal wear.

Good – A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, holes or tears. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. No missing pages.

How to Check Book Condition?

The condition of each book is mentioned in its listing. You can check it above Add to Cart button. Please see the screenshot below.