Japanese Photobooks Sale - RarebooksJapan




shopping service


We shop for you

There are many shops which do not ship overseas directly. If you already have shop's URL and what to buy, we purchase at the shops on behalf of you. Ask details here

what we do?


please note

★For items priced less than 10000JPY, Minimum comission fee of 2000JPY is charged.
★The minimum handling fee is JPY1200.This fee includes many miscellaneous epenses.
( Any tax in Japan, Domestic shipping fees, Bank fees, Charge from sheller to us for special service,Miscellaneous fees)If handling fees in Japan go over JPY1,200, the excess amount will be charged.

★Import duties taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges.
These charges are the buyer's responsibility.

Comission fee
1.First invoice
We will send you a first invoice for the product price, plus our commission fee(20% of product price).

2.Second invoice
On receiving an item from a shop, we will pack the item securely, weigh it, and send you a second invoice for the international shipping fee.

Comission fee

Standard item table

Comission fee

all included

help for finding items

If you have trouble with how to find products, please let us know the details of the item you want ( Item Name, Item description, Make/ Model, Price, Color, Size, Weight, and other specifications).

Combined shipping

To save your money, we provide the temporary storage option for free up to one month for customers who wish to buy more products with us and ship altogether when all items are delivered to us.

Special service only to our customers

Our web pages have links to automated translation services available through the web.You may want to know more descriptions about the items which you are going to buy or about confusing translations done by automated translation system.
We will ask sellers more descriptions about your target items on your request and answer to you as our time permits.
Please understand that we are not responsible for any translations made by us or a 3rd party software.


You can use your credit card for your payment even you do not have Paypal address!


Exchange rate

Our own rate is 2 yen below the exchange rate. Please see the recent yen rate here
The true exchange rate at the banks is 2-3 yen below the actual published rate which is why we use our own rate.

Read before order to use this auction service

★Since we are not the sellers of these items, we cannot make judgments or evaluations of any item. About antique items especially, the grading of condition is very subjective. Please understand you need to take full responsibility for your order. We are not responsible for item satisfactions. Once order is received, you cannot cancel.

★We are not responsible for any translations made by us or a 3rd party software.

★We make no warranty as to the condition of any goods, or to the accuracy of our translations or their relationship, if any, to the goods themselves. It is the sole responsibility of the buyer to decide if they wish to buy.

Order to use this service or question

Please send us message from here or to rarebooksjapan@gmail.com

shopping service




Any books published in Japan
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