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Need some help buying a book for delivery in Argentina

Old Jul 14, 18, 1:25 pm
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Need some help buying a book for delivery in Argentina

Hi, I would like to buy a Spanish-language book about Frank Lloyd Wright as a gift for a family member who lives in Buenos Aires. The title is available on Mercadolibre, but there are two obstacles to making the purchase: (1) the site doesn't seem to allow a gift order addressed to someone other than the purchaser; and (2) a DNI number is required to use a credit or debit card. I'm in the US and don't have a DNI number.

I'd appreciate any suggestions on how to get around these issues and perhaps other online resources that can ship in-country. Thanks in advance for your advice!

Best regards,
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Old Jul 14, 18, 6:45 pm
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Hi Dave ...just remember that some of the books sold on Mercado Libre are second hand . If you cant understand fully . please feel free to send me a pm
best, John
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Old Jul 19, 18, 3:19 pm
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Can you obtain the book, in Spanish, via a service such as AbeBooks, and ship it down?
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Old Aug 3, 18, 6:18 pm
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Better World Books sells second hand books and ships to Argentina successfully. I can confirm first hand and have done so on 3 different occasions now.
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