5 March 2013
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questions on this page. We're happy to assist.
Q: What's the
reputation of Boggs SpaceBooks®?
A: Click below to see the high rating of
Boggs SpaceBooks® as a Google
Q: How can I search for books?
A: Go here. You can search by author, title, keyword as well as
browse the shelves by price, author, title or specifically for
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Q: How can I order books?
A: You can select items on our shopping cart (secure server),
and use your Visa, MasterCard, American
Express or Discovery card. Email us if
you like, to inquire about
availability. We also accept money orders and personal checks. We're happy to
answer any questions you have about SpaceBooks.
Q: Your prices seem higher than other shops. Why?
A: Boggs SpaceBooks® is a specialty shop. We sell only
SpaceBooks and other items relating to spaceflight. We spend a
great deal of time searching the country for the highest quality
SpaceBooks and then carefully describing and listing them. This
takes a great deal of time and represents considerable expense.
Customers can be assured that our books are as described, are in
the best condition possible,that signatures are authentic
and books are carefully packaged when mailed.
We also offer a generous return policy.
Q: What other spaceflight items do you carry?
A: Our primary specialty is books. We also carry astronaut
signed photographs as well as ephemera, records, aerospace
company brochures, medallions and space flown hardware. Much of
our stock is not listed on our website. Please query if you have
particular interests in these areas.
Q: Can you find a book I'm looking for?
A: Quite possibly. Only a small percentage of our books are
listed on our web site. We also keep want lists and search
actively and continuously for books our customers are seeking.
Some are easy to find--others are more difficult. At any rate,
we'll search--and give you a response to our first
efforts--usually within 48 hours.
Q: What book would be a nice gift for my spouse or
A: Any of the astronaut autobiographies would be excellent for
someone new to this field. For the serious collector or student
of spaceflight history, a signed autobiography or one of many
NASA publications might be appropriate.
Q: What are the rarest and most sought after books?
A: You'll find a fascinating group of rare and significant books
from our Fall 2007 Poll on "holy grails" here.
Q: How can I be sure that signatures are authentic?
A: Boggs SpaceBooks® is UACC Registered Dealer #RD265. This
means we have been "vetted" by the UACC (Universal Autograph
Collectors Club) and cheerfully abide by the UACC Code of Ethics
and all UACC Policies. See
http://www.uacc.org/registered.htm for further details.
In addition, we stand by the authenticity of all signed
books and photos we sell unless an item is clearly described as
an autopen or "as-is". Most of our signed books come directly
from the author or signer in special relationships we have
established. For other signed pieces, we carefully examine the
signature, consider provenance, signing habits, mechanical
reproductions, etc. to make our judgment of authenticity.
Q: What is your return policy?
A: All items not as described can be returned at our expense
within 10 business days of receipt. Other items can be returned at the
buyer's expense within 10 business days. Please contact us in
advance for a return authorization.
Q: How do you ship books?
A: Books for delivery in the U.S. are generally shipped Media
Mail and arrive within 10 days. We can also provide expedited
delivery through Priority Mail, UPS or Federal Express. We
package carefully and always ship domestically with delivery
confirmations. Overseas orders are shipped by airmail. Specific
shipping options and charges can be selected at checkout before
Q: Can I visit Boggs SpaceBooks®?
A: Unfortunately, we are not an open shop and do not keep regular hours.
Q: How is my privacy protected?
A: We are highly concerned about protecting the rights and
privileges of our customers. Because of this, we are committed
to protecting your privacy. Any information collected by Boggs
SpaceBooks® on our web site or by email or snail mail is treated
with the highest regard for privacy. Our
Your internet order is completed through our secure server
and is encrypted.