Hardcover,magazine size,110 pages. Matte surface. The cover is very substantial-this is a "keeper",for the library shelf. The color and b&w photos,plus the reproductions of posters,record labels etc. is high quality. This is the second SHINDIG!,which is published annually,with articles/photos from the magazine of the same name. Some of the articles are straight republications from the magazine. Others have been expanded expressly for this hardcover edition.