Group of Eight Burton Snowboards Catalogues, 2001-2012
Softcover. Very good. Eight catalogues ranging in size from 8 x10 to 9 x 11 inches, and expanding from 84 pages in 2001 to 260 page in 2012. All in very good condition, with light handling wear. Burton Snowboards was founded in 1977 by Jake Burton Carpenter (1954-2019), one of the inventors of the modern snowboard. According to Wikipedia, "Burton is credited with developing the economic ecosystem around snowboarding as a lifestyle, sport, and culture, in addition to founding a premier board manufacturer. Burton has been one of the world's largest snowboard and snowboarding-equipment manufacturers since the late 1980s" These catalogues include articles on the manufactuing of snowboards as well as an enormous selection of snowboards, bindings, boots, backpacks, luggage, jackets, snowpants, gloves, tee shirts, slacks, and hoodies. Both men’s and women’s collections offer an astounding array of choices for the fashion-conscious snowboarder. Years included are: 2001, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012.