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Terms and Conditions of Use

Welcome to the My Irish Books ( and website where My Irish Books Ltd displays and sells our books to you subject to the conditions set out on this page. Please read these conditions carefully before using our website. By using our website, you signify your agreement to be bound by these conditions.

  1. Automatic information

    Certain types of information need to be stored whenever you place products in your shopping cart. Like many websites, we use ‘cookies’ to do this. The stored information related only to the products selected for purchase, and is stored on your computer. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for more details.
  2. Access to and

    We will do our utmost to ensure that availability of the website will be uninterrupted and that transmissions will be error-free. However, due to the nature of the Internet, this cannot be guaranteed. Also, your access to the website may also be occasionally suspended or restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance, or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will attempt to limit the frequency and duration of any such suspension or restriction.
  3. Licence for website access

    My Irish Books grants you a limited licence to access and make personal use of this website, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of My Irish Books. This licence does not include any resale or commercial use of this website or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this website or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without our express written consent.
  4. Copyright

    All content included on the website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, is the property of My Irish Books Ltd and is protected by Irish and international copyright and database right laws.You may not systematically extract and/or re-utilise parts of the contents of the website without My Irish Books express written consent.
  5. Our contract

    When you place an order to purchase a product from My Irish Books, we will send you an email confirming receipt of your order and containing the details of your order, if you have provided us with your valid email address
  6. Returns/Cooling off

    If for any reason you are unhappy with your purchase, you can return it to us in its original condition within 30 days of the date you received the item. You are also entitled to a statutory cooling-off period of seven business days. When we have received the returned items in good condition, we will refund you in full.
  7. Customs

    When ordering goods from or for delivery overseas you may be subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once the package reaches the specified destination. Any additional charges for customs clearance must be borne by you; we have no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country, so you should contact your local customs office or post office for further information. Additionally, please note that when ordering from or, you are considered the importer of record and must comply with all laws and regulations of the country in which you are receiving the goods.
  8. Events beyond our reasonable control

    We will not be held responsible for any delay or failure to comply with our obligations under these conditions if the delay or failure arises from any cause which is beyond our reasonable control. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.
  9. Waiver

    If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these conditions.
  10. Governing law and jurisdiction

    These conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ireland. You agree, as we do, to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts.