This is a big fat, 400 page hefty book for drawing and writing.
The covers are waxed with palm wax and polished with an agate which acheives a wonderful glossy surface. The paper is English (Payhembury) marbled paper which has been made on antique, 18th century handmade linen rag printers waste paper - if you look closely you can see printed text on it.
The spine and corners are made from recycled vellum which features partial, beautiful elaborate calligraphy for/by Silvester & Co Engravers of 27 Strand, London in Victorian times.
It contains a 400 sides of laid, tobacco brown paper by Hahnemuhle for drawing and writing. The paper is perfect for ink, pencil, charcoal and pastel.
The foredges are deckled and look and feel wonderful.
Size - 245 x 165 x 40 mm, 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches
It contains about 200 pages (400 sides) of tobacco brown Hahnemuhle laid paper for pencil, ink, charcoal, pastel etc.