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Book Condition and  most commonly used Abbreviations and Vocabulary


K5 = New, As New

K4 = Very Good, Fine

K3 = Good

K2 = Fair

K1 = Poor


N = Softcover

Nkp = Softcover with dustjacket

Ns = Leather binding (Half of Quarter)

s. = pages

S = Hardcover

Skp = Hardcover with dustjacket

Skor = Decorated binding

kartta, karttoja = map. maps

kuvasivuja = illustrated pages, plates

omiste = dedication

How to Order


Using the shopping cart

 Add items to the shopping cart by clicking the shopping cart icon. Shopping Cart info on the upper right side of the screen tells you  the subtotal of your order. After you have added all the books you wish to buy, open the shopping cart by clicking on "Ostoskori - Shopping Cart" on the top of the screen.

 In the Shopping Cart view you can remove items, return to do more shopping, and change the quantity. If you change the quantity, click on "Päivitä - Refresh" to confirm the change. You'll also have to add the appropriate postage and handling charges according to the number of items and the shipping destination, Choose the payment method (Verkkomaksu - Online payment) and then move forward by clicking "Jatka - Next" to enter the "Osoite - Address" page. 

 In the Address view you can provide your personal information and address. The required fields are marked by an asterisk *. (Yritys - Company, *Etunimi - First name, *Sukunimi - Family name, *Katuosoite - Street address, *Postinumero - Postal code, *Postitoimipaikka - City and Country, Puhelin - Phone number, Sähköposti - E-mail). If you want your order delivered to another address check the box (Toimitus eri osoitteeseen - Delivery to another address) and enter the data.

 Move forward by clicking ¨Jatka - Next¨ to enter the Summary page where you will find a summary of your order: a list of the books you are ordering, the final cost, your personal information, and the payment method. If you are not satisfied with your order you can go back to make adjustments by clicking "Palaa ostoskoriin - Return to Shopping cart". Now you can proceed to pay for your order by clicking on "Siirry maksamaan - Proceed to pay".

 Finally, once your transaction has been accepted you will receive a confirmation of your order. We recommend that you print the confirmation page. If you gave us your email address, you will also receive an email confirming the details of your order.

Payment methods

 We accept VISA and Mastercard, and online payments made through all Finnish banks.

Delivery method

 All the orders will be delivered by regular mail. The items you ordered will be delivered within one week. Your packages may be subject to the customs fees and import duties of the country to which you have your order delivered. These charges are always the recipient's responsibility.


If you order from abroad, please add the postage from here

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