Terms & Conditions

All prices are in United States Dollars.

PayPal / MasterCard / Visa / American Express

Specific Object’s website accepts PayPal, Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.

Online orders are placed via SSL encryption.

Orders can also be placed by email to david@specificobject.com, by mail to:

David Platzker
Specific Object
601 West 26th Street, Room M285
New York, NY 10001

or by telephone: 212 242 6253.

All items are subject to prior sale. Please note all inventory is sold on first-order basis and may no longer be available at the time of your order is placed based on previous sales or orders. Specific Object will contact you as soon as possible should we be unable to fulfill your order.

Payment in full for each order placed by individuals must be received and cleared before items will ship.

Specific Object will accept institutional orders to Colleges, Libraries, Museums and Universities by Purchase Order and will ship without prior payment to known clients. Please email david@specificobject.com to make arrangements.

Orders paid by credit card, money order or cash will be shipped upon receipt; orders paid by check will ship once your check clears. Books awaiting payment will be held for no more than ten days.

All items shipped to customers in New York State address are subject to 8.875% sales tax unless a tax-exempt or resale certificate is provided.

OBJECTS ARE RETURNABLE WITHIN ONE WEEK OF RECEIPT ONLY IF DESCRIPTION DIFFERS SUBSTANTIALLY FROM ACTUAL CONDITION. BEFORE RETURNING BOOKS YOU MUST CONTACT SPECIFIC OBJECT FOR RETURN APPROVAL.

Audio material, CD’s, DVD’s, and any other digitally recorded items are expressly not returnable UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE.

Specific Object reserves the right to refuse to fulfill orders should credit card information be suspected to be fraudulent or if credit card information can not be substantiated by our credit card processing company.

Wholesale accounts, institutional accounts and preferred customer accounts are all available upon request and review by Specific Object.