Includes the history, lore, techniques, and terminology of surfing and discusses the surfing merits of various beaches in California, Hawaii, and other parts of the world.
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Book Description Dutton 1977-01-01, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. 1st. 0876902522 **Wear and tears to the dust jacket** Your purchase benefits those with developmental disabilities to live a better quality of life. Bookseller Inventory # 4413-101816-ML-022
Book Description Dutton, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0876902522
Book Description E. P. Dutton., New York, 1977. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Very Good. First Edition. xv, 208pp, index, maps, bibliography, glossary, bw ills. EX-LIBRARY copy with ref no written by the margin of the title page (no text affected); stamp and ref no on the publications page. Tape-stains on eps and rear jacket cover. Or blue cloth boards in protected dust-jacket which has been taped at the flaps attaching it to the boards. The jacket has a library ref no by the spine foot. Nice copy of hard to find first edition. Describes over 1000 surfing spots, with full details of location, best season for optimum surf, and much more. Whether the surfer is planning to surf California, Hawaii, Florida, Australia, England or the south of France the information is all here. Also covers the historical development of the sport, its current status, and the organizations that support it. Several chapters are addresed to the novice with instructions on how to surf, selecting your first board, taking care of it and other surfing equipment, and the rules to follow for surf safety. Size: 8vo. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 015343