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There are 37 books in this catalogue.
Surf Rage: A Surfer''s Guide to Turning Negative Into Positive
Young, Nat
Book Number: 66204
ISBN: 0958575010
Angourie, N.S.W. Nymboida Press 2000 8vo softcover 218pp index, b/w illus. Good, light rubbing to cover edges, crease to top corner . Surfers are raging in the water just like everyone else. There are punchouts on the beach. Rocks are thrown and tires punctured. It is outa control. Nat Young, himself the recepient of a pounding has gathered 12 chapters all from different authors, on localism in surfing from around the world. This book is about that problem!
Price: $10.00

MP: The Life Of Michael Peterson
Doherty, Sean
Book Number: 66105
ISBN: 0732276098
HarperSports, Australia, 2004. First edition 8vo. softcover. 340pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good, foxing to endpapers.
Price: $35.00

100 : The History of Dee Why Surf Life Saving Club
Taylor, John William
Book Number: 66016
ISBN: 9780646579047
Dee Why Surf Life Saving Club 2012 4to. blue cloth with embossed cloth dec. on front panel. 190pp. Colour & b/w illus. Very good, top & bottom page edges slightly wavy.
Price: $75.00

Pipe Dreams : A Surfer's Journey
Slater, Kelly
Book Number: 65868
ISBN: 0060096292
Regan Books 2003. 8vo hardcover 338pp, colour & b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w. Six-time world surfing champion, actor, and US heart-throb Kelly Slater tells of the struggles and triumphs he's experienced throughout his life and how they have helped him to become one of the world's most loved sports figures.
Price: $12.00

The Surfrider: The Complete Book on Board and Body Surfing
Pollard, Jack (compiled by)
Book Number: 65760
Murray, Australia, 1968. 4th impression. Large 8vo. hardcover. 144pp. b/w illus. Good. / poor, torn d/w.
Price: $35.00

Surfing Indonesia (Periplus Action Guides)
Lueras, Leonard
Book Number: 65557
ISBN: 094597463x
PeriPlus Editions 1997 8vo softcover 302pp index, colour illus. very good.
Price: $18.00

Advanced Surf Fitness for High Performance Surfing
Stanbury, Lee
Book Number: 65527
ISBN: 9780956789396
Oeca Publications, UK. 2014. Large square 8vo. softcover. 207pp. index, colour illus. Very good+.
Price: $20.00

The Ride Of Life - Learn To Stand Up For Yourself
Andon, Laura
Book Number: 65528
ISBN: 9781921630750
Global Publishing, Australia, 2012. Large 8vo. softcover. 284pp. colour illus. Near Fine. Inscribed & signed by author.
Price: $18.00

Beach Photographs
Tim Hixson
Book Number: 64921
ISBN: 0958576807
Bangally Press, Avalon 1998 Square 8vo. hardcover. Very good. / Very Good d/w. Features text about the photographs and equipment used, and various subject headings like headlands and boardriders.
Price: $18.00

The Stormrider Guide: Europe.
Fitzjones, Oliver; Rainger, Tim; Sutherland, Bruce; Haylock, Dan (editors)
Book Number: 64784
ISBN: 0951927558
Low Pressure, Bude, Cornwell, UK, 1992. First edition. 4to. softcover. 288pp. colour illus., maps. Very good.
Price: $18.00

Tom Carroll: the Wave Within
Wilcox, Kirk
Book Number: 64707
Chippendale, N.S.W. Ironbark Press 1994 8vo softcover 187pp colour illus. very good, cover faded, page edges toned.
Price: $10.00

The drowning don't die : fifty years of vigilance and service by the Dee Why Surf Life-saving Club 1912-1962
Thomas, Ernest J
Book Number: 64384
Dee Why Surf Life-Saving Club, 1962 Small 4to. hardcover. 54pp. illus. Very good.
Price: $150.00

Locked in: Surfing for Life. .
Allen, Jim
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.
Price: $55.00

Surfers: A Line-up of Surfing's Most Inspirational Characters
Griggs, Matt
Book Number: 45172
ISBN: 0732274850
HarperCollins Publishers 2003 8vo softcover 269pp colour illus. very good, page edges tanned. Surfers profiles a select group of individuals who are at the forefront of surfing today. Not just in talent and success, but in terms of artistic and personal inspiration and expression. Surfers include Kelly Slater, Luke Egan, Taj Burrow, Koby Abberton, world champions Layne Beachley, Wayne
Price: $10.00

Walking on Water
Martin, Andy
Book Number: 63812
ISBN: 0719549566
John Murray, London, 1991. 8vo. hardcover. 212pp. colour illus. Good+, rubbing to cover edges. / Very good d/w.
Price: $12.00

Wind on the Water - and Other Surf Stories
Finlay, Jack
Book Number: 63804
ISBN: 0732284856
HarperCollins Publishers September 27, 2006 8vo softcover 200pp very good. Jack Finlay's timeless collection of stories celebrates a life and love of surfing. Wind on the Water is about the true art of surfing: the attitude, imagination and wider mindset of the surfer, and the riding of life′s waves. There are stories of battling ferocious storms at sea, the lifting and wheeling of an albatross surfing its first wave, and the unlikely parallels between surfing and boxing, to name just a few.
Price: $10.00

Ghost Wave: The Discovery of Cortes Bank and the Biggest Wave on Earth
Dixon, Chris
Book Number: 63806
ISBN: 9780733628955
Hachette, Australia 2011 8vo. softcover. 309pp. colour illus. Good.
Price: $10.00

Pipe Dreams : A Surfer's Journey
Slater, Kelly - with Jason Borte
Book Number: 63807
ISBN: 0060096292
Harper Collins / Regan Books 2003 First Edition. 8vo softcover. 338pp, b/w illus. Very good+. Six-time world surfing champion, actor, and US heart-throb Kelly Slater tells of the struggles and triumphs he's experienced throughout his life and how they have helped him to become one of the world's most loved sports figures.
Price: $12.00

Surfing Fundamentals
Young, Nat
Book Number: 63808
ISBN: 095918161x
Sydney. Palm Beach Press 1995 Oblong 8vo. softcover. 128pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $14.00

Layne Beachley. Beneath the Waves.
Gordon, Michael with Beachley, Layne.
Book Number: 63809
ISBN: 9781741666779
Ebury Press, Sydney, 2009. 8vo. softcover. 362pp. b/w illus. Very good, owner's inscription on fep.
Price: $8.00

Graham White Surfing
White, Graham
Book Number: 63811
ISBN: 0727101552
Summit Books, Sydney, 1977. 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 96pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $10.00

Blue Yonder : Journey into the Heart of Surf Culture
McMillanm, James
Book Number: 63784
ISBN: 1405036966
Pan Macmillan, 2005. 4to. softcover. colour illus. Very good.
Price: $10.00

Surfin'Ary: A Dictionary of Surfing Terms and Surfspeak
Cralle, Trevor
Book Number: 63669
ISBN: 0898154227
Berkeley, Calif. Ten Speed Press 1991 Large 8vo softcover 200pp colour illus. very good+.
Price: $18.00

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

Wavescape: Portraits of the Planet's Best Surf Spots
Towery, Chris & Pruett, Matt
Book Number: 57557
ISBN: 0764155385
Barron's, New York, 2002. Oblong 4to. hardcover.160pp. index, colour illus. Very good+. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00

The Next Wave: A Survey of World Surfing
Carroll, Nick (editor )
Book Number: 57625
ISBN: 1875202366
Sydney. 1991. Angus and Robertson. frist edition. 4to. hardcover. 240pp. index, colour illus. very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $25.00

Australian surfing and surf life saving
Wilson, Jack.
Book Number: 27141
ISBN: 0727008900
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.
Price: $22.00

This is my Surfboard
The Sandman
Book Number: 25348
ABC. 1999. reprint. 8vo softcover 133pp very good+.
Price: $8.00

Nat Young's Book of Surfing: The Fundamentals and Adventure of Board-Riding
Young, Nat
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.
Price: $25.00

Visions of the Breaking Wave
Carroll, Nick
Book Number: 58477
ISBN: 0957733518
Morrison Media, Australia, 1999. Square 4to. softcover. colour illus. Very good, owner's inscription on fep.
Price: $15.00

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