Los Angeles: General Publishing Group, 1997. 1st. Hardcover. INSCRIBED by the author "To ***/Life is a wave, enjoy the ride! Drew". Below is a drawing of a huge wave towering over a tiny surfer with the inscription 'Your attitude is your surfboard! Enjoy". First Edition. Oblong Quarto. 216 pages. Profusely illustrated with color photographic reproductions. Foreword by legendary surf filmmaker (The Endless Summer) Bruce Brown. As new in dust jacket; a great gift for the surfer! Item #5172
A beautiful book featuring Kampion's unique commentary (former editor of 'Surfer,' Surfing' and ' WindSurf' magazines) along with hundreds of photographs of surfing and the lifestyle surrounding it (many from the author's private collection and never before published). In 2008 he became the first writer inducted into the Surfing Walk of Fame. Picks up where the classic 'The Book of Waves' left off!