From the FAQ:
What sellers on eBay should I avoid?
The Internet Superhighway is fraught with marauders.
Sometimes sellers have larceny in their hearts; in other cases (most, probably) sellers just don't know what they're doing. eBay is the world's largest flea market. As such, there are far more just-plain-folks selling old books from the basement and attic than there are professional booksellers dealing in rare 1st editions. Common sense will guide you well here.
Still, be extremely cautious of any seller who:
Above all, trust your instincts. Having that book is usually not a matter of life or death.
For a summary article about buying and selling on eBay, see Ethics & eBay - No, Really! elsewhere on this Website.
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