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There are 25 books in this catalogue.
The Sandman:  This is my Surfboard
Book Number: 25348
ABC. 1999. reprint. 8vo softcover 133pp very good+.
Keywords: humour funny australian jjj tripple jay radio sandman surfing
Price: $8.00


Wilson, Jack.:  Australian surfing and surf life saving
Book Number: 27141
Adelaide Rigby 1979 first edition. 4to hardcover 111pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's inscription on half-title. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Surfing Australia Australian surfing and surf life saving Wilson Jack
Price: $22.00


Jaggard, Edwin:  The premier club : Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club's first seventy-five years
Book Number: 29088
Cottesloe, W.A. Cottesloe Surf Life-Saving Club 1984 4to hardcover 181pp index, b/w illus. very good+, owner's inscription on fep / very good+ d/w.
Keywords: Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club History Lifesaving Western Australia Cottesloe History Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club The premier club Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club's first seventy five years Jaggard Edwin
Price: $20.00


Crawford, Peter:  Greats of Australian surf
Book Number: 42056
Sydney Lester-Townsend 1989 4to hardcover 106pp index, b/w illus. very good, owner's inscription on fep / Very good d/w+ with tiny tear on top corner.
Keywords: Surfing Australia Surfers Australia Biography Crawford Peter 1951 Cassidy Graham Greats of Australian surf Crawford Peter
Price: $15.00


Brawley, Sean:  Beach Beyond. A history of Palm Beach Surf Club 1921-1966
Book Number: 44241
Sydney, Australia New South Wales University Press 1996 4to hardcover 300pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Keywords: palm beach australian sydney surfing surf life saving club history
Price: $18.00


Chris Bystrom (Editor):  The Glide: Longboarding and the Renaissance of Modern Surfing
Book Number: 46259
Duranbah Press, Palm Beach, QLD, Australia, 1998 4to. softcover. 128pp. colour illus. Very good+.
Keywords: surfing longboards long boards boardriding
Price: $18.00


Young, Nat:  Nat Young's Book of Surfing: The Fundamentals and Adventure of Board-Riding
Book Number: 48384
A H & a W Reed 1979 4to hardcover 87pp colour & b/w illus. very good, small, tear on bottom of spine. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Nat Young's Book of Surfing The Fundamentals and Adventure of Board Riding Young Nat
Price: $25.00


Carroll, Nick (editor ) - Signed:  The Next Wave: A Survey of World Surfing
Book Number: 54860
Sydney. 1991. Angus and Robertson. frist edition. 4to. hardcover. 240pp. index, colour illus. very good copy in same d/w. Spine slightly slanted, Inscribed and Signed by Nick Carroll
Keywords: surfing surfers waves riding boards boardriding
Price: $110.00


Brisick, Jamie:  We Approach Our Martinis With Such High Expectations
Book Number: 55501
Consafos Press, 2002 8co. softcover. colour illus. Very good. Hawaiian surfers, nude French women, favela kids from Rio, Australian drug addicts and one surreal exchange between love and ex regarding the unparalleled glories of missionary position. Jamie Brisick is a 21st Century philosopher and genius-raving surf journalist and offers all that and more in his first book.
Keywords: surfing surf waves
Price: $10.00


Carroll, Nick:  Out the Back with Bondi Rescue: True Stories Behind the Hit TV Show
Book Number: 55990
Australia, Allen & Unwin 2009 8vo softcover 239pp colour illus. Near Fine. Scarce. Nick Carroll is one of the world's best known writers on surfing and beach culture. He lives on Sydney's northern beaches with his wife and two kids, surfing way too much and writing for a wide range of publications in Australia and overseas. The author of several books, he also wrote the acclaimed TV series Bombora: The Story Of Australian Surfing.
Keywords: Home Sports Recreation General Out the Back with Bondi Rescue True Stories Behind the Hit TV Show Carroll Nick
Price: $25.00


Towery, Chris & Pruett, Matt:  Wavescape: Portraits of the Planet's Best Surf Spots
Book Number: 57557
Barron's, New York, 2002. Oblong 4to. hardcover.160pp. index, colour illus. Very good+. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: surfing waves surfboard riding
Price: $18.00


Carroll, Nick (editor ):  The Next Wave: A Survey of World Surfing
Book Number: 57625
Sydney. 1991. Angus and Robertson. frist edition. 4to. hardcover. 240pp. index, colour illus. very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Keywords: surfing surfers waves riding boards boardriding
Price: $25.00


Carroll, Nick:  Visions of the Breaking Wave
Book Number: 58477
Morrison Media, Australia, 1999. Square 4to. softcover. colour illus. Very good, owner's inscription on fep.
Keywords: waves surfing
Price: $15.00


Burrow, Taj:  Taj Burrow's Book of Hot Surfing
Book Number: 60509
Rollingyouth Press 2003 Square 8vo. softcover. 173pp. colour illus. Very good.
Keywords: surfing techniques learn
Price: $30.00


Allen, Jim:  Locked in: Surfing for Life. .
Book Number: 61047
A.S. Barnes and Company, New Jersey, 1970. Oblong 8vo. hardcover. 199pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to endpapers. / Good+ faded d/w.
Keywords: surfboard riding surfing
Price: $75.00


Fanning, Mick and Baker, Tim:  Surf For Your Life: Grommets' Edition
Book Number: 61113
Random House, Australia 2010 4to. softcover. 128pp. colour illus. Near Fine. Incudes poster.
Keywords: surfing board riding surf
Price: $15.00


Brawley, Sean:  Vigilant and victorious : a community history of the Collaroy Surf Life Saving Club, 1911-1995
Book Number: 61539
Collaroy, N.S.W. Collaroy Surf Life Saving Club 1995 4to laminated boards hardcover 410pp, b/w illus. Near fine.
Keywords: Collaroy Surf Life Saving Club History Surf lifesaving (Aquatic sports) New South Wales Collaroy History Collaroy Surf Li Vigilant and victorious a community history of the Collaroy Surf Life Saving Club 1911 1995 Brawley Sean
Price: $75.00


Crawford, Peter:  Greats of Australian surf
Book Number: 62129
Sydney Lester-Townsend 1989 4to hardcover 106pp index, b/w illus. very good / Very good d/w with small tears on top corners.
Keywords: Surfing Australia Surfers Australia Biography Crawford Peter 1951 Cassidy Graham Greats of Australian surf Crawford Peter
Price: $18.00


Margan, Frank & Finney, Ben R.:  A Pictorial History of Surfing
Book Number: 62135
Sydney Hamlyn 1970 First edition 4to hardcover 319pp index, colour & b/w illus. good+ spine faded. / Very good d/w rubbed on corners.
Keywords: Surfing History Finney Ben R A pictorial history of surfing by Frank Margan and Ben R Finney Margan Frank
Price: $30.00


Channon, Bruce & McLeod, Hugh (photography):  Surfing Wild Australia. Looking for Energy Out on the Edge.
Book Number: 62136
Australian Surfing World, 1984. Folio. hardcover. 128pp. colour photos. Very good. / Very good d/w covered in clear adhesive plastic
Keywords: Surfing Wild Australia western beaches surf
Price: $18.00


Warshaw, Matt Foreword by Tom Carroll:  Surfriders - In Search for the Perfect Wave
Book Number: 62137
Collins 1997 square 4to. Illustrated wrappers, with flaps. 131pp. Very Good.
Keywords:
Price: $15.00


Carroll, Tom.:  Tom Carroll's Surfing the World.
Book Number: 62138
Sydney: Lester-Townsend Publishing, 1990 4to. hardcover. 176pp. colour illus. very good rubbing to bottom cover edge. / good d/w with a tear on top front cornera and a small piece missing from top rear corner.
Keywords: australian surfing surfers waves riding surfboards riding
Price: $18.00


Da Costa, Sheree; Dubois, Danielle; Flitton, Jillian; James, Debbie:  Taking the Drop: Life is for living, whatever your age
Book Number: 62890
Vivid Publishing, Australia, 2011. 8vo. softcover. 384pp. illus. Very good+, Inscribed & signed by author.
Keywords: women surfing
Price: $25.00


Barthomolew, Wayne Rabbit, with Tim Baker - Foreword by Kelly Slater:  Bustin' down the door (New Edition)
Book Number: 62889
Harper Sports, Australia 2002 - New Edition. 8vo. Softcover. 384pp. Index, b/w plates. Very good.
Keywords: australian surfing wayne rabbit bartholomew queensland surfer surfboardrider surfboardriding
Price: $25.00


Punch, Simon.:  Surfing NSW. The Essential Guide for the Travelling Surfer.
Book Number: 62876
Woodslane, Sydney, 2009. Square 8vo. softcover. 234pp. colour illus., maps. Near Fine.
Keywords: australian waver surf breaks
Price: $25.00