BetsysVintageBooks

Gently Read Books and Vintage Treasures

West Orange, New Jersey · 5311 Sales

BetsysVintageBooks

Gently Read Books and Vintage Treasures

West Orange, New Jersey 5311 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(2683)

Shop owner

Betsy

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Announcement   WELCOME to my etsy shop of books and vintage treasures!!
*Please note I do ship internationally- just convo me with request first-thank you!
*Also-my art, supplies and ephemera can be found in my other etsy shop: betsyvintagepapers.etsy.com- please stop by!

**First class or Priority mail upgrade please message me with request!
Feel free to contact me if interested in bulk discounts as well~

Some shop feedback:)....

sumsum1976 on Jan 23, 2018
5 out of 5 stars
Shipped instantly, and packaged so beautifully! Definitely exceeded my expectations - really nicely put together and fit so nicely with the theme and the tone of the gift. Thanks Betsy!!

**napstablot on Aug 3, 2017
5 out of 5 stars
thank you!! you were very helpful with the bundle and patient and friendly; everything looks great, and thanks for the little extra article, i enjoyed it!!! very happy, thank you :)

**Erika on Jul 3, 2017
5 out of 5 stars
THRILLED to have found this wonderful vintage copy for my daughter who loves Milly Molly Mandy. Christmas shopping has begun!


**5 out of 5 stars
"I am deeply happy that I purchased this wonderful book from BetsysVintageBooks! It came speedily and in excellent condition. I will shop from this store again!"


PLEASE NOTE: I do ship internationally, please convo me first with request-thank you!
PLEASE NOTE: Discounts on bulk orders-please convo me first.

* If you need vintage papers, ephemera, my collages or collage supplies, and more-please visit my other etsy shop: betsysvintagepapers.etsy.com

~More feedback:

"Excellent customer service, fast shipping, and overall great collection and store. Owner is very prompt and very nice. I would like to provide an excellent review and recommendation for this Etsy vendor."

"OUTSTANDING service -- this fragile little thing was double-boxed and super safely shipped, very quickly! I would give 10 stars if I could. THANK YOU!!!"

"The challenge here is deciding which gets top ranking: the volume or the service. I'm absolutely delighted with both, and cordially recommend this fine Etsy seller!"

"The shipping was fast and the book is in excellent condition! I loved the cool bookmark it came with too!"

"Both books are in beautiful reading condition. "The Little Prince" is practically new. I made a cup of coffee the moment they arrived and started to read. Big smiles."

"This was my first time ordering from Etsy. It was a pleasurable experience. The item was shipped quickly. I always appreciate that. Thank you."

"Beautiful collection of spoons! I've been shopping on Etsy for a good 9 yrs. The packaging from this Seller is some of the most creative & eco friendly I've seen. Communication is top notch!
Highly recommend this shop. : -}"

"Amazingly fast service brought these candles to my door, and they are high quality, too. I was looking for red candles for Valentines Day, and this site popped up, and the next thing I know, they were here. Thank you for your excellent service and secure packaging. I will definitely return."


Please note:
All orders go out within 1 to 3 business days.
** I ship BOOKS out MEDIA MAIL for less expensive shipping for all of us (this takes 5 to 10 days but most always less). If you would like something shipped otherwise, let me know and I will adjust pricing.
** Shipping prices will come down with each consecutive book ordered. Objects usually shipped first class or priority mail.
*Please click on feedback comments if you would like more info-thank you and enjoy your visit!








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Announcement

Last updated on Feb 2, 2018

WELCOME to my etsy shop of books and vintage treasures!!
*Please note I do ship internationally- just convo me with request first-thank you!
*Also-my art, supplies and ephemera can be found in my other etsy shop: betsyvintagepapers.etsy.com- please stop by!

**First class or Priority mail upgrade please message me with request!
Feel free to contact me if interested in bulk discounts as well~

Some shop feedback:)....

sumsum1976 on Jan 23, 2018
5 out of 5 stars
Shipped instantly, and packaged so beautifully! Definitely exceeded my expectations - really nicely put together and fit so nicely with the theme and the tone of the gift. Thanks Betsy!!

**napstablot on Aug 3, 2017
5 out of 5 stars
thank you!! you were very helpful with the bundle and patient and friendly; everything looks great, and thanks for the little extra article, i enjoyed it!!! very happy, thank you :)

**Erika on Jul 3, 2017
5 out of 5 stars
THRILLED to have found this wonderful vintage copy for my daughter who loves Milly Molly Mandy. Christmas shopping has begun!


**5 out of 5 stars
"I am deeply happy that I purchased this wonderful book from BetsysVintageBooks! It came speedily and in excellent condition. I will shop from this store again!"


PLEASE NOTE: I do ship internationally, please convo me first with request-thank you!
PLEASE NOTE: Discounts on bulk orders-please convo me first.

* If you need vintage papers, ephemera, my collages or collage supplies, and more-please visit my other etsy shop: betsysvintagepapers.etsy.com

~More feedback:

"Excellent customer service, fast shipping, and overall great collection and store. Owner is very prompt and very nice. I would like to provide an excellent review and recommendation for this Etsy vendor."

"OUTSTANDING service -- this fragile little thing was double-boxed and super safely shipped, very quickly! I would give 10 stars if I could. THANK YOU!!!"

"The challenge here is deciding which gets top ranking: the volume or the service. I'm absolutely delighted with both, and cordially recommend this fine Etsy seller!"

"The shipping was fast and the book is in excellent condition! I loved the cool bookmark it came with too!"

"Both books are in beautiful reading condition. "The Little Prince" is practically new. I made a cup of coffee the moment they arrived and started to read. Big smiles."

"This was my first time ordering from Etsy. It was a pleasurable experience. The item was shipped quickly. I always appreciate that. Thank you."

"Beautiful collection of spoons! I've been shopping on Etsy for a good 9 yrs. The packaging from this Seller is some of the most creative & eco friendly I've seen. Communication is top notch!
Highly recommend this shop. : -}"

"Amazingly fast service brought these candles to my door, and they are high quality, too. I was looking for red candles for Valentines Day, and this site popped up, and the next thing I know, they were here. Thank you for your excellent service and secure packaging. I will definitely return."


Please note:
All orders go out within 1 to 3 business days.
** I ship BOOKS out MEDIA MAIL for less expensive shipping for all of us (this takes 5 to 10 days but most always less). If you would like something shipped otherwise, let me know and I will adjust pricing.
** Shipping prices will come down with each consecutive book ordered. Objects usually shipped first class or priority mail.
*Please click on feedback comments if you would like more info-thank you and enjoy your visit!








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Betsy

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Betsy

The All New Portal To Good Cooking 3rd edition

The All New Portal To Good Cooking 3rd edition

$10.00

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Antique Britannia English Toffee TIN

Antique Britannia English Toffee TIN

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Metropolitan Cook Book Vintage  1948

Metropolitan Cook Book Vintage 1948

$6.00

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Vintage Pink Thistle Decoware Tin/canister

Vintage Pink Thistle Decoware Tin/canister

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Antique Wilton Cast Iron Trivet

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Winnie the Pooh by AA Milne  with dustcover  1961

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The Finch Primer antiquarian schoolbook 1900

The Finch Primer antiquarian schoolbook 1900

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America's Housekeeping Book 1941 collectible

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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(2683)
Gary

Gary on Feb 14, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

Thank you Betsy for a great vintage, collectible book at a great price and for super fast shipping. I highly recommend this great seller!

wbkesler3

wbkesler3 on Feb 13, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

A really nice copy for its age. And friendly service!

davegreenplate

davegreenplate on Feb 9, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

Fast shipping and item exactly as described. Excellent seller.

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About

Artist, Preschool teacher, etsy shop owner,

....I started my etsy shop with vintage books and objects, thanks to the inspiration of a couple of mentors. One was my grandfather who used to browse estate sales of homes here in NJ and salvage every possible antiquarian book he could find before it got thrown out. Up to the attic with those books, on to the bookcases, plop them on the coffee tables...he loved them all~ reading them, collecting and displaying them. The bug caught on and before you know it his grandkids loved old books as much as him.
....Now on to Emma, my grandfather's wife, who had impeccable taste in antiques and all things old and lovely...this, too, became one of those things that gets passed on through osmosis I think. You just kind of absorb the feeling of beautiful objects that tell a story, and it never quite leaves you....
~ I decided to open my shop with my grandparents in mind, as well as a way to supplement my income . As an artist, and preschool teacher, having an shop has been the perfect balance to my endeavors. Wearing a few hats doesn't bother me, it makes for an interesting life, pursuing passions I love. Thanks for stopping by, I hope you enjoy your visit.
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  • Betsy

    Owner, Artist Bookseller And Vintage Merchant, Creator

    Hi! Welcome to my vintage book shop~ stocked with gently read vintage books, for young and old and in between, and unique vintage objects. I also offer collage supplies, vintage stamps and paper supplies at: betsysvintagepapers.etsy.com. Enjoy!!

Shop policies

Last updated on August 5, 2015
Thanks for visiting my shop -so glad you stopped by! Please note sections on home page on left for easier browsing of my site.
*I AM HAPPY TO SHIP INTERNATIONALLY- but please drop me a convo first and let me know which book or item you are interested in- I will get back to you asap with pricing! Thank you!
I will occasionally bring a price down on an item upon request, but keep in mind my prices are reasonable so I cannot always accomodate.

*Pricing comes down automatically on each consecutive book ordered*

If you have any questions/concerns before or after receiving an item, please contact me before leaving feedback- thanks very much! I will absolutely work with you and assure that you are happy with your items. Very,very rarely, on occasion, a book gets lost in the mail, or takes longer to get to the person than it should. Please let me know through a conversation e-mail if your book has not been received after 2-3 weeks- I will gladly refund you or substitute another book. I will also accept returns if you are not content for any other reason-please just convo me first-thanks!

I mostly send out BOOKS media mail promptly (less expensive for all of us), with tracking added when shipped.

Enjoy browsing!

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
I will refund - if not happy with item or book/item gets lost in mail.
Payment
I accept pay pal-or credit cards. Please make sure the process is completed and all buttons clicked when checking out-thank you!
Shipping
Happy to ship internationally- please convo me first so I can get you a price on your book or item- thank you!
Everything ships within 1 to 3 days of placing your order.
*I ship out most books media mail with tracking, which is less expensive but sometimes takes a little longer than regular mail (but usually 4-10 days tops)
* If it is NOT a book I am shipping it will usual go out parcel post or sometimes priority mail.
Additional policies and FAQs
Please let me know if you are on the "look out" for a particular book, collage supply or vintage item, thanks!
I am happy to bundle books and give a discount- please convo me first with which ones and I will adjust cost.