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Subject: Question about stickers...
Date Posted: 9/30/2011 11:59 AM ET
Member Since: 12/1/2009
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Hi,

I have two books that I am considering to post. Both are wishlisted. One has sticker residue along the spine. The other is in brand new condition, except it has a sticker on the front cover that just says the name of my college. Besides these points, they are both completely postable--no rips/tears, no writing/highlighting, etc. Would you say that these stickers make them unpostable?

Date Posted: 9/30/2011 12:16 PM ET
Member Since: 2/13/2007
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Stickers as you describe do not make a book unpostable. You can remove the sticker residue with Goo Gone or a rubber cement thinner like Bestine. I get books with sticker residue but I always think it is good book karma to remove the residue before sending, if you can without damaging the book.

Date Posted: 9/30/2011 12:46 PM ET
Member Since: 12/28/2006
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Postable.

Date Posted: 9/30/2011 1:02 PM ET
Member Since: 1/21/2006
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Definitely postable.

Date Posted: 10/1/2011 8:22 PM ET
Member Since: 8/18/2008
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I love, love, love Goo Gone for this!  I can find small bottles at Dollar Tree, and it lasts a long time.