What is an International Edition?
An international Student Edition textbook (ISE),International Edition (IE) and International Student Vesion(SV) have been published for any worldwide user. The price of international edition textbook has much lower price than the regular edition. Most of buyers choose to buy the international edition textbook because it seems like the smart way to save money yet meet their requirement for its same content as of US edition.
Most international edition has mostly paperback binding, different ISBN and bookcover, a Restricted Sales Disclaimer such 'Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada' and 'Content may different from U.S. Edition' may bear a label on the cover. It is in English. Good IE books should be made in USA, Canada, etc with identical quality and content. We do NOT sell poor-quality books reprinted (copied) in low-cost regions. Occasionally, some subjects such as Management, Accounting, Finance may have different end chapter case studies and exercises. But it legally use in North America as the Supreme Court ruled about this issue. Please visit the link as below for the article in The NewYork Times.With a few exceptions, importing copies of a copyrighted work without the authorization of the copyright holder is a violation of their exclusive right to distribution. Exceptions include individuals importing a single copy of a copyrighted work for their own personal use, individuals carrying copies in their personal baggage who enter the US.
Almost Sellers do not stock by themself. Many times, The book is ran out of stock. Also, Many Books shown as ISBN in US edition. Because seller want compare price with US edition for reference only.