These are 2 separate collections. 5 separate books are kept in a hard bound slipcover. The artistic effects contains books on:1)Embellishments, 2)Dimensional, 3)Photographs, 4)Backgrounds, 5)and Text. The Elements Collection contains books on:1)Borders, 2)Matting, 3)Accents, 4)Journaling, 5)Titles These retail for $30.00 a piece. They are in perfect condition. The pages are heavy and high quality.