The book size is 10.2 x 8 inches, thickness 3 inches, paper is 120 gsm clean white, pages minimal 700, lizard leather stripes, leather carved frame, leather embossed skull, metal clasps. Between leather color and carved frame its low contrast but frame has shiny reflection. Depend of ambient light, frame is more or less visible. Decoration on back side is made with lower precise to look more like on the ancient books.