Vintage Collectibles - Books


This is Sam Ryan's first edition vintage surfboard price guide, now out of print and destined for the hall of fame!

"An identification and value guide for the surf historian."

This is a must-read for anyone with a vintage surfboard collection in the attic. Includes inside tips on buying, selling, and trading, accurate values for surf memorabilia, a universal grading system, and helpful hints for preserving your collection. Use this edition as a benchmark, to gauge what prices were 14 years ago. For more current values, consult the second edition, which was is now in print and available here at!

This copy is in good to very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. Some light cover and spine wear as shown in scan. No pulling at staples and no staple rust. Complete and intact with no torn or missing pages and no cutouts. No water stains or moisture damage of any kind.

Saddle stitched paperback. Measures approximately 8 1/2 inches wide by 11 inches tall. 26 pages. Copyright 1994 by Breakers House of Publishing.

Packaged in an archival-quality clear plastic sleeve with an acid-free mat backing board.

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