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Subject: Question about postability
Date Posted: 12/2/2010 5:15 PM ET
Member Since: 10/18/2010
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Someone took a permanent marker and put a line on the outside edge of the book (parellel to the spine on the top edge of the book).  Is this OK to post? 

Date Posted: 12/2/2010 5:19 PM ET
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Welcome to PBS.   That is considered a remainder mark and yes it is postable. 

"Page edges: remainder marks are OK.  A name written on the page edges is okay (if it does not bleed in and obscure text on the text pages)"

see help docs -Book Condition Criteria for 'Swappability' at PBS

 



Last Edited on: 12/2/10 5:19 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 12/2/2010 5:22 PM ET
Member Since: 10/18/2010
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Thanks for the clarification!  I read the help docs but had never heard the term remainder mark before, so I wasn't sure exactly what it was.

As always, people are so helpful here (and fast to respond!)  smiley