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Details about  ART OF WAR ~ SUN TZU ~ EASTON PRESS ~ LEATHER BOUND GIFT EDITION ~ VERY CLEAN!

ART OF WAR ~ SUN TZU ~ EASTON PRESS ~ LEATHER BOUND GIFT EDITION ~ VERY CLEAN!
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Like New: A book that looks new but has been read. Cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket (if ... Read moreabout the condition
Format: Hardcover
Language: English

SPECTACULAR! ~ LEATHERBOUND EDITION!

THE ART OF WAR

by SUN TZU

~ Leather Gift Edition ~

"He will win who knows when to fight and when not to fight." This aphorism is one of many sage sayings put down by Chinese tactician and philosopher Sun Tzu in The Art of War, the seminal military treatise completed between the third and fifth centuries B.C. For more than two thousand years, Sun Tzu's timeless book has provided warring sides with strategies for winning conflicts. It has become indispensable reading not only for the military, but for businessmen, athletes, and anyone engaged in a struggle who wishes to outwit an opponent.

Manufactured by The Easton Press, this is an Exclusive Leather-Bound Collector Edition that is as beautiful to see as it is to read!

    The books features are: 
  • Premium Leathers with Distinctive Cover Designs 
  • Classic "hubbed" spines, accented with real 22kt gold 
  • Permanent satin ribbon page marker 
  • Elegant gilded page ends 
  • Long lasting high-quality, acid-neutral paper 
  • Thread sewn pages for strength and durability 
  • Handsome readable typefaces 
  • Endsheets of rich moiré fabric

This is the most gorgeous copy of this classic I have ever seen and is a book you and your heirs will treasure for generations. Buy this before someone else does! A physical description follows...

    I have always been fascinated by this piece of literary work, and there are many, MANY versions of it out there. If this one does not strike your fancy, try one of the many other issues I have available by CLICKING HERE! or or go to the ADVANCED SEARCH in eBay and copy and paste the word ALANSARTSOFWAR into the eBay search box, and then check the SEARCH TITLE AND DESCRIPTIONS box.

SPECIAL OFFER: This is one of MANY GIFT EDITIONS I am selling including special editions of Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings books. If you buy any combination of 3, I will ship them all free of postage via media mail, anywhere in the USA! (Multiple Book Sets count as 1 item)

To see all the gift editions that qualify, CLICK HERE or go to the ADVANCED SEARCH in eBay and copy and paste the word ALANSGIFTEDITIONS into the eBay search box, and then check the SEARCH TITLE AND DESCRIPTIONS box.

About Me & This Item...

I have been collecting books and music for over 35 years and have amassed an enormous collection with many duplicates. I do not subscribe to "grading" as it is so subjective and most of the "graders" truly have no clue! Therefore I'll simply describe things in normal English!

    *This is a brand new hardcover book in NEARLY-PRISTINE condition, unsealed and clearly, new & unread. One look at it will tell you it has most likely never even been opened, however, there is a very light (so light it would not come out in the pciture) inch long imperfection in the leather near the top of the book. It is so minor you really have to LOOK to see it, but if you scrutinize it you'll see it, and there are a couple of very minor, (and I DO MEAN MINOR) teeny little marks in the gilt edging. Only a perfectionist to the nth degree would actually consider these flaws, but I mention them because they are there! Bound in beautiful brown leather with gilt embellishments on the front and back cover and spine. Truly, it is a GORGEOUS copy! It is a VERY nice book worthy of the finest library collections, private or public! Enjoy!

For over a decade, I have sold tens of thousands of items on eBay and have only received a handful of complaints about the accuracy in my descriptions. Having met eBay standards for excellence in trading, you may bid with confidence knowing you will get what you THINK you are bidding on! Please check my feedback. It is a record I am very proud of...

I have LOTS of music items, and tons of books available for purchase. Please check my other offerings to see if there is anything else you might be interested in for combined shipping. There are links above and below and why not bookmark my site to make it easier to find at a later date! 

PAYMENT TERMS: Pretty simple. Pay me, I send it!

Why Are My Shipping & Handling Costs a Bit Higher than Other Sellers? Please Read on...

GUARANTEED DELIVERY OR YOUR MONEY BACK!
I really DO CARE about when and how your product gets to you. Because the post office is so incredibly inept, I ONLY SHIP domestic packages INSURED, which is AUTOMATICALLY INCLUDED in the shipping cost, and that is not free as the post office charges for it. If your parcel gets lost OR damaged in freight, your item will be replaced if one is available OR you will be completely refunded!

IMPORTANT MONEY SAVING TIP! If you are bidding on more than one of my items and would like to SAVE MONEY by COMBINING SHIPPING costs, I will be happy to do so, BUT, YOU MUST WAIT until everything you are bidding on finishes and I send you a combined invoice BEFORE you complete checkout. Once you complete checkout on an item, I cannot go back and combine it with anything else as eBay considers it a closed deal. TRUST ME, I will send you a combined invoice at the end of each item with updated and combined shipping costs and any deal discounts that may apply.

WHEN YOU ARE DONE BIDDING, winners agree to pay promptly once they receive a final invoice. All of the payment info you need will follow. California deliveries will require sales tax.

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    Shipping costs will be determined by weight & destination. You may click on the SHIPPING & PAYMENT tab found at the top of the page, just under the item's picture for all shipping options to all destinations both domestic and international. There you will find drop down boxes for your location and you can then use the shipping calculator to determine the correct cost for where you live.

    REALLY, REALLY IMPORTANT INFO ABOUT SHIPPING TIMES:

    Media Mail (once known as 4th class mail) is a special class of postage for books, music, videos and other printed media available within the US and territories. It is far less expensive than Priority Mail, but - it ..... is ........... slooowwwww!!!! Despite USPS claims of 3-9 day delivery times, MEDIA MAIL CAN actually TAKE UP TO 3 WEEKS to arrive, and their tracking info is frequently not updated until it actually arrives, making that feature pretty useless! PLEASE remember this when you leave feedback scores as the choice is yours and not my fault if it takes a long time to get there! If you want it in a week or less, you are going to have to bite the bullet and pay for Priority Mail which will get it there in 2-3 working days, 99% of the time, but it is more expensive. Basically, the choice is yours, but if you choose media mail, please don't write to me in 5 days asking where your package is, because the post office will have it and most of the time, they don't have a clue!

  • All International deliveries go by Priority Mail and usually arrive within about 2 weeks. Faster shipping is available on request, but expensive.
  • Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. You can check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding/buying.
  • Finally, we do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts"; it is illegal and immoral.

    Questions? Ask and I'll try to answer...

    Please check out the other "lovely" items I have just waiting for your bids by

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    Thanks so much for looking and bidding on my auctions~ Alan.

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