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We are a family owned national used book retailer that has been operating in the Philadelphia for over 15 years. We have a large selection of textbooks and novels ranging from A to Z and everything in between.

Here at PennText we are dedicated to delivering a high quality of service at a lower cost. Due to the increasing cost of education and textbooks, we are trying to do our part to pass the savings along to you. If you have any questions regarding purchasing, returning or selling back a textbook, please feel free to contact us.

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Alibris seller since August 2007

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All of the comments for PennText appear below:

positive comment by Susan B on Feb 3, 2021

I cannot tell you how much I appreciate the speed in which you processed and shipped my order. I had a very anxious college student on my hands, and the book arrived even earlier than I promised her. THANK YOU!

positive comment by HUNTER S on Jan 16, 2021

Came in decent condition great price

positive comment by Tammy M on Jan 14, 2021

Thank you fast shipping

positive comment by Klinsman H on Jan 7, 2021

Very satisfied! The book condition is as described!

positive comment by david w on Dec 26, 2020

condition exactly as presented. Good value. Thanks.

positive comment by Chris on Oct 27, 2020


positive comment by Emily on Aug 25, 2020

Arrived quickly and in good condition!

positive comment by Kaitlyn Michelle G on Feb 1, 2020

The book was in better condition than I thought. Shipping was fast and I got the book in about 7 days. Thanks!

positive comment by Susan S on Oct 24, 2019

Shipping was a bit slow, but overall very happy with this seller.

positive comment by Loh M on Mar 29, 2019


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