In The Whitman Insider Guide to Grading United States Coins, you will learn the terminology of grading. You will find step-by-step instructions; a photo guide to coin conditions; illustrations of features to look for; tips on smart grading and collecting; and more. You will learn which grading factors can affect a coin's value, and which ones don't. After reading and absorbing this "little book with big value," you will be able to speak-and more importantly, think-like a grading insider. This is a "must have" book for anyone that is getting serious about coin collecting! Actual size of book - H 6" x W 4.5" - 60 Pages - Fully Illustrated.