Buying guide


For each item from the catalogue that you chose to buy, simply click once with the mouse on the button “add to basket”. 
The basket allows you to see which articles have been inserted, ready to buy, with their cost and the total of the purchase excluding the delivery cost.In the basket you can select the quantity to buy, or eliminate one or more items that you decide not to buy or empty the basket completely.
To complete the purchase you must register and authenticate first.
You can chose one time to authenticate the payment system that you prefer and click the button “go to checkout” . We will propose you the definitive order scheme including the delivery cost.
You can still return to the basket, make modifications, insert or eliminate articles, change the payment method and transport.
Returning to the checkout with the order updated.
On the page “Checkout” you can insert the data of a different addressee so what you have bought has to be sent to another addressee or another address.
To complete the purchase click on the button “Order”.

Add to wishlist

Insert in Your favourites the products of interest.  You will be informed automatically, via e-mail, of a their eventual decreasing price.  The articles are inserted on the list, clicking on the appropriate button  you will find on every card product.

In your preferences you can insert all the articles you want, but this doesn’t mean that you’ve reserved them.
If a product inserted on the list isn’t available anymore, you won’t be able to put it in the shopping basket, if it should become available in the future you will be automatically notified by email.

To use this service you must be a registered user and have access in the reserved area.

Payments methods

All sales must be made by correspondence. All payments must be in Euro.

The Antica Libreria has the following formal procedure of payment:  

  • Bank cheques ( for sales in Italy);
  • Bank transfer on Unipol Banca: IBAN IT 93 Q 03127 84071 000000002468 - BIC/SWIFT: BAECIT2B in the name of Antica Libreria S.r. l

If you choose to pay by cheque , bank transfer, just click on “ order complete ” this will complete your transaction.

In both cases, once the procedure is complete, your order will be confirmed by e- mail.

Telephone order

Antica Libreria also allows you to buy with a simple telephone call. If navigating on- line worries, or confuses you, you can now buy over the telephone, just call+39.095.7170381.
If we are not available you can leave your number and we will contact you a.s.a.p. at whatever time suits you the best.


Your goods will be sent either by a postal or courier service, depending on your destination usually within 48 working hours from when you place the order, not including Saturday , bank holidays and days on which we are closed.
When payments are made by  bank transfer, goods will not be delivered until we receive proof of payment.

Customers are responsible for postage and packaging costs, which are based on weight and type of delivery requested ( e-g ordinary post, registered, next day delivery, Insured etc ).

For destinations difficult to reach (no EC country ) the cost of the post and packaging cannot be determined prior to delivery.In these cases the delivery will be put on hold until the accurate delivery cost is calculated, this will then be communicated via e-mail within 48 hours.. If the client then accepts the delivery the client cost should click on “ Client” in order to complete the order and payment form by credit card. 
Only in this case will the order be suspended for ten days after which the Antica Libreria will either put the title up for sale or the order will be considered annulled.

Antica Libreria reserves the right to dismiss an order in the following cases:

  • Delivery cannot be guaranteed;
  • Iin the case of foreign sales, there are reasons for stoppage due to controlling authorities ( Customs, Police..)