Harlan J Berk. 1986 76 pages. Self-published. Joliot, Illinois, USA. HB (blue cloth with gilt-lettered title and spine). Priced (for 3 grades) catalogue of around 380 coins catalogued and all illustrated from the author's collection. 214 x 218mm. No d/j (as published) New, but very storage-soiled - as new, never been opened. Originally published at £15. Now price slashed to £5.
An errata slip identifies the three coins illustrated in the catalogue that are modern fakes.
The book is intended to enable the reader to quickly identify almost any Byzantine coin he, or she might come across and without turning the page also know its expected weight, approximate date, legend, where it was struck and other references to where similar examples can be found in a more detailed reference work.