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BETTER SURFING FOR BOYS (1967)

This is a timeless book for the beginning surfer that teaches the fundamentals. The basics haven't changed in 40 years!

Better Surfing for Boys begins with a brief section on the history of surfing, followed by sections on everything from waxing a board to wave dynamics, paddling, standing up, how to catch a wave, and more. Also inlcudes other variations of surfing such as bellyboarding, wake surfing, skimboarding, and skateboarding, along with a handy, albeit dated, glossary of surfing terms.

This is a must-have for anyone with a vintage surfing library!

This is a former libary copy , with all of the tell-tale characteristics: Light to moderate cover and spine wear. Stickered cover. Front endpaper has library pocket affixed to it.  Interior pages are perfect with no stray pencil or ink marks.  No water stains or moisture damage of any kind.

Copyright 1967 by Joseph J. Cook and William J. Romeika. Hardbound with dust jacket. 64 pages. Measures approximately 7 1/4 inches tall by 9 1/4 inches wide.

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

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