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Breaking and Riding

By: Fillis, James; Translated By Hayes, M.H., F.R.C.V.S.; Revised with up-to-date Commentaries by Major-General Geoffrey Brooke, C.B., D.S.O., M.C. Applicable to Modern Horsemanship.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett, Ltd:

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller Id: 46183

Condition: Near Fine


6th edition hard cover in rust cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Spine ends bumped, tips remain sharp, no names, tears or soil in the 359 pp text. Price clipped dust jacket is complete save for the clip, and proper to the volume (6th ed) and displays beautifully in new mylar. The complete work of yesteryear applicable to modern horsemanship. This volume comprises in simple and well-chosen terms, the author's experiences during sixty years' serious study and hard practical work among horses. Mr. Fillis is acknowledged throughout Europe as the greatest rider of his time. His instructio... View more info

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The Athletic Horse His Selection, Work and Management

By: Foster, Carol

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43505

ISBN: 0876058586

Condition: Fine


Crisp, unmarked copy in NF dust wrapper with one micro ding at foot of frt panel. Now in new mylar and displays beautifully. 143 pp of expertise to help you make the most of your sport horse on the flat, over fences and on the ground. View more info

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The Spanish Riding School of Vienna Under the Direction of Brigadier Kurt Albrecht

By: Friedman, Gloria L. Editor; Colombia Artists Festivals in cooperation with the Austrian Government and His Excellency Ambassador Thomas Klestil

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Entertainment Sales Inc: 1982

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 23432

Condition: Very Good


Motion picture tie-in. Lightly rubbed and creased along spine, internally fine. 24 pp, profusely illustrated with color photos and 2 pp of drawings by Sam Savitt. Our books are cleaned and dust wrappers placed in new mylar whenever possible. Offered from a five star, full-time, professional bookseller and proud member of the Virginia Antiquarian Booksellers Association. Your satisfaction is our #1 priority. View more info

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Classical Horsemanship for Our Time

By: Froissard, Jean with Lily Powell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MD, Half Halt Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38445

ISBN: 0939481057

Condition: Near Fine


First printing hardcover in glossy paper covered boards with faint color loss/dulling at still sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Bright gilt spine title. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil in the 134 pp text. B/w illustrated endpprs. Unclipped dj has color loss at spine ends, periphery and flap folds. Jean Froissard takes the reader through the development of a dressage horse; beginning with the criteria for selection, then describes fully the progress of early training which is basic for any horse, whatever its destination. View more info

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Classical Horsemanship for Our Time

By: Froissard, Jean with Lily Powell

Price: $17.00

Publisher: MD, Half Halt Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46194

ISBN: 0939481057

Condition: Near Fine


First edition hardcover in glossy black paper covered boards with bright gold spine title. Book has sharp tips and spine ends. Unclipped dj is evenly sunned on back strip to a taupe hue and has a touch of color loss at tips. 134 tight, bright, and unmarked pages with pretty b/w illustrated endpapers. 2 near identical copies available (one with only a smidge of add'l sunning at upper gutter area of frt panel. Jean Froissard takes the reader through the development of a dressage horse; beginning with the criteria for selection, then describes fully the progress of early training which is basi... View more info

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A Guide to Basic Dressage Pelham Horsemaster Series

By: Froissard, Jean; Translated By Lily Powell Froissard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28961

ISBN: 0720710804

Condition: Fine


Gorgeous copy in aqua boards w/bright gilt titles. DJ in mylar shows yellowing on white background panels but no chips or tears, displays beautifully. 100 pp. To Dress a Horse/ Riding in Tune/ Understanding the Aids/ The Rider as Trainer and the First Commandment/ The Horse Turns by Both Ends/ The Question of Balance/ The Ramener/ The Half-Turn on the Haunches and The Halt/ The Rein Back and Rein Aids/ Changing Speeds and Gaits/ The Canter/ The Second and Third Commandments/ Work on Two Tracks/ General Impressions/ Index. View more info

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The Competitive Edge II: Moving Up The Levels

By: Gahwyler, Max

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MD, Half Halt Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29487

ISBN: 0939481308

Condition: Fine


Brilliant copy with dedication gift bookplate on inside front paste down from the National Sporting Library, this was donated to, but not circulated by the NSL. 135 pp. Historical Background of Competitive Dressage, Of Horses, Humans and Centaurs, Understanding Moving Up, The Aids, The Big Step, The Movements, Understanding the Tests, Riding the Actual Test, Appendix: AHSA Tests, Second through Fifth Levels. View more info

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Burghley Horse Trials 2002 Presented By Masterfoods VHS Tape

By: Goldstrom, David & O'Connor, David Commentary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Equestrian Vision: 2002

Edition: VHS Tape

Seller Id: 38566

Condition: Very Good +


Original tape in original snap lock box. Not a former rental. Approx 75 mins running time. A record crowd witnesses the closest ever finish in the history of the event. Pippa Funnell on Primmore's Pride lead the way after Dressage, Andrew Nicholson and New York were at the top of the table after mastering Wolfgang Feld's innovative and demanding Cross Country track, one of only three partnerships to finish inside the optimum time of 12 mins and 33 seconds. View more info

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Dressage Explained A Horseman's Handbook

By: Green, Carol; Foreword by Sue Halterly

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Arco Publishing Co.: 1977

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller Id: 46192

ISBN: 0668041374

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing of the first US edition, same year as first, 1977. A tight and bright hardcover in navy blue textured paper covered boards. Not exlib, no names or tears in the 96 pp text. Does show a small moisture mark at head of rear pastedown, on dj extremities, on head of rear fold-in flap, bit of paper stuck on head of rear board. A reference work embracing the subject in its entirety from unbroken horse to show ring success. In a pleasing first-person style she offers guidance through the technicalities of a complex subject, explaining in careful detail the attainment of a good and na... View more info

Dressage by the Letter A Guide for the Novice

By: Harris, Moira C.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46106

ISBN: 0876057261

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing hardcover in yellow paper covered boards with black cloth spine. Tips sharp, spine ends bumped, small watermark at foot of spine 1/2 inch up from bottom of panel. Slight corresponding mark on black spine cloth. Remainder mark on foot of page block. 217 pp text is crisp, unmarked and profusely illustrated with b/w photos. Chapters include: Dressage, An Overview, Your Horse's Suitability, Getting Started, Finding the Right Instructor, Getting the Most Out of Lessons, Maintaining Your Schedule, Other Training Methods, Preparing for Your First Show, Succ... View more info

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The Horse Trials Story

By: Hope, Lt. Col C.E.G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: R46435

ISBN: 0720701953

Condition: Fine


First Edition, book as new save for lightly bumped spine ends, (tips still sharp). No names, tears or soil in the 228 pp text. Original un-clipped dj in new mylar shows color loss at lower tips and foot of dj panel, a small sticker pull in the sky over the author's name on frt dj panel, now lightly colored in with an attempt to match the blue sky and clouds. Foreword by the Duke of Beaufort. Chapters include: What are Horse Trials?/ The 'Military'/ Olympic Games 1912-1920/ Olympic Games 1924-1948/ Badminton- the Civilians Take Over/ The One-Day Event/ International Events: 1952-1955/ Windso... View more info

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A Glossary of French Bloodstock Terminology

By: Kearney, Mary-Louise

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27779

ISBN: 085131354X

Condition: Fine


Perfect, crisp copy. Unread, no names, tears or soil showing negligible wear from storage. 48 pp includes French-English translation of equine terms with the following chapters: Preface, Pedigree, Breeds, Description, Breeding, Identification, Head, Neck, Body, Fore Limbs, Hind Limbs, Coat Color, Marks, Commerce, Sales, Diseases, Racing Documents, Personnel, Racing Administration, The Rules of Racing, Racing Colors, Race Catagories, The Organization of a Race, The Going, The Betting System, Performance, The Gaits, Training Terms, The Track Record. View more info

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Practical Dressage

By: Kidd, Jane

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House, Inc: 1990

Edition: First US Edition

Seller Id: 38934

ISBN: 0876058896

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition former library copy with no tell tale stickers on the unclipped dust wrapper in new mylar. Looks good on the shelf. Navy hardcover boards w/gilt titles are lightly bumped/rubbed at very tips. Text is clean and crisp with a withdrawn stamp on fep and crossed out lib stamps at head of page block. Unclipped dj in new mylar has no tears and displays well w/color photo of Olympic team Gold Medallist Ann Kathrin Linsenhoff riding Courage at Goodwood. 199 pp. Chapters include: The Horse/ The Rider/ The Test/ The Basics/ One Track Movements/ Lateral Movements/ Training Programme and Method... View more info

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A Festival of Dressage

By: Kidd, Jane Forward by Bruce Davidson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Stanley Paul: 1981

Edition: First Thus

Seller Id: 17409

ISBN: 0091461901

Condition: Near Fine


Stunning b/w and color illustrated compendium of the art of Dressage from it's beginnings to the present day. No inscriptions, corners lightly bumped but not rubbed. 144 pg text as new. Glossy price clipped, pictorial dj shows negligible bumps at head of frt board from storage. View more info

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The Spanish Riding School in Vienna

By: Leitich, Ann Tizia; Preface By Colonel A. Podhajsky Transtated By Stella Von Musulin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Germany, Nymphenberger Verlagshandlung: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44110

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover with small chip of paper at foot of frt gutter. Frt board somewhat bowed, tiny brown dot on inside cov and opposing fep, bit of soil on rear endpps, else crisp and unmarked. 57 pp profusely illustrated with b/w photos. History of the school, photographic demonstrations of the dressage movements and much more. View more info

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The Classical Seat VHS Tape A Guide For The Everyday Rider

By: Loch, Sylvia

Price: $28.00

Publisher: England, Charles Hodge Photography:

Edition: VHS Tape

Seller Id: 39772

Condition: Near Fine


This is the first video by Sylvia Loch and forms part of a collection of videos for the Classical Rider Classical Seat II and Classical Seat III taking the rider from the basics to competitive riding. This is tape one only. Approx 50 mins running time. The essence of classical riding is being 'at one' and in tune with the horse. It is not mystical nor complex and should be possible for all riders if they work within simple guidelines. Sylvia believes that we have much to learn from the riding masters of the past. Horses have not changed since the time of Xenophon the Greek; neither has Ma... View more info

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The Classical Seat II VHS Tape. Advancing The Novice Horse And Rider

By: Loch, Sylvia

Price: $28.00

Publisher: England, Charles Hodge Photography:

Edition: VHS Tape

Seller Id: 39773

Condition: Near Fine


In this the second video in her series, Sylvia works with a variety of students mounted on either their own or her patient Portuguese schoolmaster horses to demonstrate the preparatory work necessary to re-balance the horse. Bringing the hocks more under the body mass to lighten the forehand is the first requirement to help put the horse on the aids so that he may happily carry out the precision work of the manege(riding ring). We see the correct and incorrect riding of circles, looking for common mistakes involved in applying the aids and understanding how to rectify them. From circle work... View more info

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The Complete Guide to Dressage How to Achieve Perfect Harmony Between You and Your Horse Principal Movements in Step-by-Step Sequences Demonstrated by a World Medallist.

By: Loriston-Clarke, Jennie

Price: $38.00

Publisher: PA, Running Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41839

ISBN: 0894715623

Condition: Fine


160 pg glossy text as new. Unclipped dj in new mylar a bit tatty at head w/one tiny hole at frt board flap, Profusely illustrated with photographs, line drawings, & ring diagrams. Contents include: THE STORY OF DRESSAGE / THE DRESSAGE HORSE / MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR HORSE / PACES AND TRANSITIONS / WORKING TOWARDS COLLECTION / THE INTERMEDIATE STAGE / ADVANCED DRESSAGE / COMPETING IN DRESSAGE / THE STATE OF THE SPORT. View more info

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A Glossary Of Judges' Dressage Terms

By: Marshall, Leonie M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, J. A. Allen: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 43446

ISBN: 0851313175

Condition: Very Good


Tight and bright 94 pp paperback appears unread but has color loss on blue card covers from storage. View more info

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Horse On Course

By: Miles, Hugh Tyler

Price: $12.00

Publisher: A. S. Barnes and Company: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44685

ISBN: 0498020347

Condition: Near Fine


Mustard yellow cloth on hard cover boards with sharp tips and lightly bumped head of spine showing light color loss. 117 pp text crisp and tight with negligible handling soil, no names or tears. Unclipped original photo illustrated dust wrapper shows light vertical crease on frt panel and color loss from storage but no chips or tears, displays well in new mylar sleeve. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos. A comprehensive volume on the subject of the Three Day Event. The text is divided into four sections: 1. A descriptive narration of a fictional Three Day Event. 2. A history of the sport. ... View more info