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SURFER IN HAWAII (1963)

This is a rare booklet published by SURFER and written by Ricky Grigg and Ron Church. Only 5,000 copies were ever printed, according to the Surfing Collectibles Guide. Includes chapters on the origin and description of waves, early history, equipment, specific surfing areas, body surfing, technique, natural hazards, Makaha champions, surfboard sales, rental and instruction, and a surf jargon glossary. Lots of great Hawaii shots and no ads! This copy is in very good or Betty condition, about 80 percent of mint. Some minor wear to cover and spine, along with minor cover scratches. No torn or missing pages and no cutouts. Approximately 8.3 inches wide by 5.25 inches tall. Copyright 1963 by John Severson Publications. 68 pages. Packaged in an archival-quality clear plastic sleeve with an acid-free mat backing board. Click Here for a look at the back cover.