This 5 Shelf Bookcase Ladder Shelf is a true leaning bookshelf, with a tapered profile that adds depth to your home decor. The black finish allows it to work with any styles, from transitional to contemporary!This leaning ladder book case offers the benefits of modern design and contemporary style to the home and office. Five tiers of gradually increasing book shelves are perfect for displaying books and decorative items. The shelves are generously spaced at 15.25" apart vertically which makes the bookcase ideal for tall books and objects. Measurements for shelf depths from bottom to top is: 15", 13", 10.5", 8.5", 6.5". A smooth, black finish that will subtly enhance any room's appeal completes the look of the ladder bookshelf. Solid wood with a hand-rubbed look, black painted finish.