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Topic: never mind

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Subject: never mind
Date Posted: 7/18/2013 12:01 PM ET
Member Since: 12/26/2011
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**Edited by PaperBackSwap**

We remind our members that soliciting for donations, even for a good cause, is prohibited here.

Date Posted: 7/18/2013 12:28 PM ET
Member Since: 10/14/2005
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It's against PBS rules to ask for free books.   You should remove your post before PBS sees it or you risk having your account suspended.

Date Posted: 7/18/2013 2:02 PM ET
Member Since: 4/2/2007
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I've seen a lot of literature come in pamphlets that are not postable here. I think this post would be just fine as long as you are specifying literature that falls into these catagories...

 

UNPOSTABLE 

Leaflets or pamphlets or booklets** without ISBNs (other members complain at spending a credit for these)

**A leaflet/pamphlet is an item with fewer than 20 pages; a booklet is an item with between 20 and 50 pages that is not a children's book. Children's books often have less than 50 pages and are not considered booklets just because of their short pagelength. 

  • Brochures/Promotional "first chapters" of books - these are not complete books, even if they have an ISBN
  • Books that originally had accompanying media material, if the accompanying media are not included.
  • ARC's
  • Magazines


Last Edited on: 7/18/13 2:17 PM ET - Total times edited: 2