Ladder Bookshelf - Narrow (White/Espresso)


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Inspired by DIY ladder shelving, this bookshelf adds an industrial chic look that's scaled for smaller spaces. Its streamlined profile fits in with an eclectic mix of bedroom or living room styles.

  • 17.1"w x 14.8"d x 76.9"h.
  • Solid wood frame in Espresso.
  • Wood shelves in White lacquer.
  • Five fixed shelves.
  • Must be attached to wall; cannot stand independently.
  • Tip kit included.
  • Finished on all sides.
  • Made in Indonesia.
Details + Dimensions


  • Overall product dimensions: 17.1"w x 14.8"d x 76.9"h.
  • Top shelf: 15.4"w x 7.2"d.
  • 2nd shelf: 15.4"w x 9.1"d.
  • 3rd shelf: 15.4"w x 11"d.
  • 4th shelf: 15.4"w x 12.9"d.
  • Bottom shelf: 15.4"w x 14.8"d.
  • Distance between each shelf: 14.1".
  • Clearance from bottom shelf to floor: 9".
  • Maximum weight capacity: 75 lbs. per shelf.


  • Number of boxes: 2.
  • Shipping package (1): 18”w x 17.5”d x 7.1”h; 10.4 lbs.
  • Shipping package (1): 82”w x 4.25”d x 4.25”h; 10.4 lbs.


Assembly required. View assembly instructions. Items are flat packed shipped. Tip kit is included.


Wipe clean with a soft, dry cloth. To protect the finish, avoid use of chemicals and household cleaners. Hardware may loosen over time. Periodically check that all connections are tight.

Shipping + Returns


With Front Door Delivery, your item ships from our Distribution Center by UPS and arrives to your home within 4-5 business days of order receipt. 


The shipping rate varies depending on your order total and shipping options. Visit our Shipping Information Page for more information.

Add $6 for each gift wrap. For next day delivery, add $26.00 per address. Items shipped directly from the manufacturer and oversized items are not eligible for next day delivery.


For an extra charge of $26.00 per address, within the contiguous 48 states, we can arrange for next day delivery to most destinations. If we receive your order by 6pm PT Monday through Friday, you'll receive your order the next business day; orders placed on Friday after 6pm PT through Sunday will arrive on Tuesday. Note: Next day delivery service is not available for out-of-stock items, personalized items or for items shipped directly from the vendor.


You can return eligible items within 30 days of receiving an order or 7 days for Quick Ship upholstery items for a refund of the merchandise value. An original receipt or gift receipt is required. Monogrammed items and Made-to-Order furniture or rugs are not eligible for returns. Review the full list of ineligible items and our refund policy below before starting the process.

How to return:

  • Return to Stores: You can return most non-furniture items to your local west elm store for free.
  • UPS: For items under 70 lbs, you can print a return label from our Returns Policy page and bring to a UPS location.
  • For furniture and other oversized items that are not Made-to-Order, please contact our customer service department at 1.888.922.4119.

Items not eligible for return:

  • Made-to-Order (MTO) items, including custom rugs and furniture
  • Drop Ship items, with the exception of wall art
  • Monogrammed items
  • Mattresses
  • Gift cards
  • Final sale items (with prices ending in $.X7 or $.X9)
  • Items damaged through normal wear and tear

Complete details

For full details, please visit our Returns Policy page. For further assistance, please call our customer service department at 1.888.922.4119 or send an email to

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