Definitions of Book Conditions
New - Self-explanatory
Publisher Overstock / Returns - These are not "Used" but may have some minor wear on the edges of covers. Sometimes there will be a mark on the page edge and dust jackets may have some damage. The bindings are tight. Great for affordable gifts for your gardening friends and family or a cost effective way to add a title to your library at a discount.
Used - Usually involves general wear and tear, creases, rips, writing, marks, etc. The book is complete with no pages missing. Anything out of the ordinary will be duly noted.
Ex-Library / Withdrawn - These were once library books that we withdrawn from service. Condition can vary but in general they are generally similar in condition to used.
Rare - These are classic titles that are either long out of print, of limited or private printing or otherwise are not readily available. The condition on these titles will vary and will be noted in the description.