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All returns are handled on a case-by-case basis, subject to management discretion. Please note that we can process returns and refunds only for items purchased from Watchung Booksellers. Returned items must be in their original, salable condition.
To return an item purchased in the store, just bring in the item along with your receipt within 30 days of the purchase date. With your receipt, we're glad to offer you a refund in the form of store credit only. Some special order items may not be returnable.
Need to return an item purchased online that arrived damaged? Did we send you the wrong book? (All online orders are processed by real people who occasionally make mistakes!) Give us a call at (973) 744-7177. We'll be glad to offer you a refund or a replacement book, subject to availability.
Shipping & Payment Information
We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Paypal, and Watchung Booksellers Gift Cards.
We ship orders via the US Postal Service, via their media and priority rates.
Orders shipped via media rate are usually received within 5 to 7 business days. Arrival time depends on how far from Montclair the order is being sent: Items sent within New Jersey will typically arrive faster than items sent out of state.
Orders shipped via priority rate are guaranteed by the US Postal Service to arrive within 3 business days. Most arrive within 2 business days.
Tracking information for all orders, regardless of shipping method, is available upon request.
We hope you'll find the experience of shopping online as enjoyable as the experience of shopping in our store. Anything we might be able to do for you in the store, we're glad to try to do online, whether it's gift-wrapping, having a book autographed, answering questions, or helping with book suggestions. Please don't hesitate to call us during store hours at (973) 744-7177, and we will be happy to assist you!
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license does not include the right to download (except for page caching), modify, reproduce, or resell any
part of the website's content; use any robot, spider, data miner, or other means to extract and gather
data from the website; or otherwise use this website or any of its content in any manner other than the
manner in which it is intended to be used, unless you first obtain Watchung Booksellers express
Termination of Usage
Watchung Booksellers may issue a warning, temporarily suspend, indefinitely suspend, or
terminate your right to use or access all or any part of this website, including any account hereon,
without notice, for any reason in Watchung Booksellers sole discretion, including, without
would violate any applicable law or would be harmful to the interests of, or potentially cause financial
loss or legal liability to, Watchung Booksellers or another user.
The prices for items on this website are subject to change. It is possible for the price of an item to
change between the time you add it to your shopping cart and the time you check out. Occasionally, an
item may be mispriced on the website. In that case, the mispriced item would appear at the incorrect
price even upon checkout. If the correct price of an item is higher than the price shown on the website
or at checkout, Watchung Booksellers may, in its sole discretion, do any one of the following: (1)
contact you before shipping the item to notify you of the correct price and receive instructions from you
as to whether you want to purchase the item at the correct price; (2) cancel the order and notify you of
the cancellation; or (3) ship the item to you at the incorrect price. No contract will have been formed
between you and Watchung Booksellers until Watchung Booksellers has charged your credit
or debit card, or processed another method of payment.
Watchung Booksellers attempts to make its product descriptions as accurate as possible. However,
Watchung Booksellers does not warrant that the descriptions or other content on this website are
accurate, reliable, complete, or current. If you receive an item from Watchung Booksellers that is
not as it was described on the website, your sole remedy is to return it unused for a refund.
If you register an account with Watchung Booksellers on this website, you are responsible for
maintaining the confidentiality of your user name and password. You agree to accept full responsibility
for all activities that take place under your account or password.
This website is intended for the use of individuals 18 years or older. Users under 18 may use the website
only under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian.
Please review Watchung Booksellers privacy notice to develop an understanding of Watchung Booksellers
practices with respect to this important issue. Watchung Booksellers privacy
website is hosted and operated in the United States, and is not intended to target EU and other non-U.S.
residents. If you are accessing this site from outside the United States, use and disclosure laws will
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Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") Notification
This website is not designed or intended for use by children under the age of 18. Pursuant to 47 U.S.C.
Section 230(d) as amended, Watchung Booksellers hereby notifies you that parental control
protections (such as computer hardware, software, or filtering services) are commercially available that
may assist you in limiting access to material that is harmful to minors. Information identifying current
providers of such protections is available at the Electronic Frontier Foundation website: www.eff.org.
Watchung Booksellers, or third parties from whom Watchung Booksellers has permission,
own the trademarks or service marks that are used on this website. All rights are reserved. These and
other graphics, logos, service marks, trademarks, and trade dress of Watchung Booksellers and its
licensors may not be used without prior written consent of Watchung Booksellers or its licensor, as
the case may be. Without limiting the foregoing, no Watchung Booksellers trademark or trade
dress may be used in connection with any product or service that is not Watchung Booksellers, in
Upon receiving such a notice, Watchung Booksellers will follow the procedures set forth in the
Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512).
Blog and Customer Comments
Comments submitted for a specific product or on the website blog must meet the following
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All quotations, no matter their length, are credited to their original source.
2. The comment is not unlawful, harassing, threatening, obscene, defamatory, or otherwise
3. The comment is accurate and not misleading.
4. The comment is not for the purpose of commercial solicitation or spam.
By posting a comment, you give Watchung Booksellers the right, but not the obligation, to make
the comment, or any part of it, available on the Internet and to use, copy, or distribute the content of the
comment throughout the world in any media, in each case on a royalty-free basis.
Watchung Booksellers has the right, but not the obligation, to edit or remove any customer
comments or blog postings at any time. Watchung Booksellers takes no responsibility and assumes
no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.
This website may contain links to other unrelated websites on the Internet. Watchung Booksellers
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on such sites. Watchung Booksellers makes no representations or warranties regarding the
security of any information you make available to such websites. Watchung Booksellers is not
liable for any loss or damages incurred as the result of your business dealings with such third parties.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
THIS WEBSITE AND ALL CONTENT AND SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE ARE
PROVIDED BY WATCHUNG BOOKSELLERS ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT
WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW AND SUBJECT TO THE PARAGRAPH BELOW, WATCHUNG BOOKSELLERS
WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR LOST PROFITS OR ANY DAMAGES, WHETHER DIRECT,
INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL, RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE,
ITS CONTENT, OR SERVICES. YOU ASSUME ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE,
INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA, OR DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER OR OTHER EQUIPMENT. WATCHUNG BOOKSELLERS
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ARE FREE FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL EFFECTS.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE ABOVE, NOTHING IN THIS PROVISION SHALL BE UNDERSTOOD TO LIMIT
WATCHUNG BOOKSELLERS LIABILITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH CAUSED BY WATCHUNG BOOKSELLERS
OWN NEGLIGENCE OR FOR ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY WATCHUNG BOOKSELLERS
FAILURE TO ADHERE TO COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE MEASURES TO PROTECT YOUR ONLINE SECURITY
You will indemnify and hold Watchung Booksellers harmless from any claim, demand, loss, liability,
costs, or expenses (including reasonable attorney fees), arising out of your misuse of this website, your
Risk of Loss
The risk of loss and title for all items purchased from this website passes to you upon delivery of the item
to the carrier.
This website is maintained through Watchung Booksellers offices located in Montclair, New Jersey.
Accordingly, this agreement shall be deemed to have been made in the United States in the state of
New Jersey and shall be governed exclusively by the laws of the State of New Jersey without regard to any
principles of conflicts of law.
Arbitration of Disputes
Any dispute arising out of or relating in any way to your use of this website or the purchase of
merchandise from Watchung Booksellers will be resolved by binding arbitration. The arbitration
shall be conducted by a single arbitrator in the city of Montclair, New Jersey, USA, in accordance with the
rules of the American Arbitration Association ("AAA"). No claims of any other parties may be joined or
otherwise combined in the arbitration proceeding. Unless otherwise expressly required by applicable
law, each party shall bear its own attorneys fees without regard to which party is deemed the prevailing
award either party any remedy permitted by applicable law
Alternatively, at Watchung Booksellers sole discretion, a claim may be adjudicated in the state or
federal courts located in Essex Couny, New Jersey. By using this website, you consent to exclusive
jurisdiction of, and venue in, the state or federal courts located in Essex County, New Jersey.
EACH PARTY HEREBY KNOWINGLY, VOLUNTARILY, AND INTENTIONALLY WAIVES TRIAL BY JURY WITH
RESPECT TO ANY ACTION, CLAIM, SUIT, OR PROCEEDING ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH
AGREES THAT ALL SUCH DISPUTES SHALL BE DECIDED BY AN ARBITRATOR.
offensive provisions shall be severed to the extent required to conform to applicable law, and the
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