Vintage Collectibles - SOLD ITEMS


If there's one vintage surfing book that's a must-have for your library, John Severson's Great Surfing is it! Severson, founder of SURFER Magazine, answers the question, "Why surf?" through stories, thoughtful essays, memories, and poetry. With 65 full-color and 114 black-and-white photos, this book is not short on visual stimuli. You'll recognize many of the color shots from the covers of SURFER magazine. Chapters include "The Lure of the Sea," "The Good Old Days," "Big Water," "Fun Surf," "Wipe-outs," and more! This copy is in very good or Betty condition, about 80 percent of mint. Dust jacket has some wear and small tears around perimeter as shown in scan. Otherwise light cover and spine wear. Complete and intact with no torn or missing pages or cutouts. Copyright 1967 by John Severson. Hardbound with dust jacket and mylar cover. Measures approximately 8 1/2 inches wide by 11 inches tall. From the Tom Sims Collection. Click Here for a closer look. Sold at $150.

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