The covers of this sturdy wood guest book have been distressed in layers of black. The front cover is decorated with a layer of tree bark. It measures approximately 7 inches wide by 9 inches tall and is 2 inches thick. It has 160 hand torn pages (counting front & back) of medium weight acid free drawing paper perfect for writing or sketching or holding your memories. It would also make an interesting conversation piece displayed on a table or shelf.