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"Maneige Royal" and "Modern Manege" SAVINGS BUNDLE "The Basics" and "Advanced Work" with Nuno Oliveira 2 DVD set 'Spanish Riding School' and 'Piaffe and Passage' by Decarpentry
"Maneige Royal" and "Modern Manege" SAVINGS BUNDLE"The Basics" and "Advanced Work" with Nuno Oliveira 2 DVD set'Spanish Riding School' and 'Piaffe and Passage' by Decarpentry
SAVE $20 off the retail price when you purchase these two remarkable, historical and relevent texts First Book: The Art of Riding a Horse or Description of Modern Manege in all Its Perfection 1727 . This book is likely to create a small...

These candid DVDs include unrehearsed footage of Nuno Oliveira teaching at his home manège and a little footage outside Portugal. It is amazing to watch Nuno Oliveira ride his own horses at home and to listen to his comments and...

Originally published in 1947, The Spanish Riding School in Vienna: Home of the Art of Riding in Jeopardy was written by General Decarpentry to pay homage to this unique institution. After World War II, the viability of the Spanish Riding School...

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4 Master Nuno Oliveira Books: de Coux-Henriquet-Millham-Russell Art of Riding a Horse: Description of Modern Manège d'Eisenberg Charles de Kunffy Value Bundle: 2 books & 1 DVD included
4 Master Nuno Oliveira Books: de Coux-Henriquet-Millham-RussellArt of Riding a Horse: Description of Modern Manège d'EisenbergCharles de Kunffy Value Bundle: 2 books & 1 DVD included

Master Nuno Oliveira left a legacy of thoughtful students who cared about passing on his legacy of great teaching. They were inspired by his genius. In different ways they journal their experiences, organized their thoughts, wrote down quotes...

First Printing is almost sold out. Don't delay ordering...or you may be disappointed. When they are gone, they are gone... This book is likely to create a small revolution in the way we ride and train horse for supple collection. Each exercise is...Enjoy Savings on the best three of Charles de Kunffy's publications: The Ethics and Passions of Dressage, Expanded Edition: The Ethics and Passions of Dressage, Expanded Edition calls the reader to a re-dedication to the art of riding and the...

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Collectable Williams Dressage Logo Mug Limited Edition Collectable Xenophon Press Logo Mug Limited Edition Divide & Conquer Book 1: Riding Fundamentals by F. L. de Ruffieu
Collectable Williams Dressage Logo Mug Limited EditionCollectable Xenophon Press Logo Mug Limited EditionDivide & Conquer Book 1: Riding Fundamentals by F. L. de Ruffieu
Collectable Limited edition Williams Dressage limited edition coffee/tea mug. Our custom designed logo after an 18th century engraving. Ships in secure, well-padded container. Gift quality.Collectable Limited edition Xenophon Press coffee/tea mug. Ships in well-padded carton. Our custom designed logo after an 18th century engraving. Gift quality.

NOW IN PRINT Calm, Forward and Straight must always serve as a guideline during the training and the order should not be interchanged. On this subject, all Riding Schools worldwide agree. These schools diverge only in their style due to the...

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Divide & Conquer Book 2: Advanced Dressage by F. L. de Ruffieu Ecole de Cavalerie Part II EXPANDED, Complete Ed. w. Appendix
Divide & Conquer Book 2: Advanced Dressage by F. L. de RuffieuEcole de Cavalerie Part II EXPANDED, Complete Ed. w. AppendixFragments from the writings of Max Ritter von Weyrother
N OW IN PRINT Just as small streams make big rivers, Divide and Conquer Book 1 explains a myriad of details on how to address each of the horse's body parts for training purposes. Divide and Conquer Book 2 regroups these details to show how to...François Robichon de la Guérinière (1688-1751) was a pupil of Antoine de Vendeuil, who was “Écuyer ordinaire de la grande ecurie” in Versailles between 1680 and 1717. In 1715, de la Guérinière...

COMING TO PRINT SOON - FALL 2017 Max Ritter von Weyrother (1783–1833) was Chief Rider of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna from 1813, and Director from 1814 to 1833. His grandfather, Adam Weyrother, a previous Chief Rider at the school,...

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Handbooks of Riding & Jumping Essentials VALUE BUNDLE by Ruffieu Learning to Ride by Piero Santini - Xenophon Classics Lessons in Lightness: The Art of Educating the Horse, Russell
Handbooks of Riding & Jumping Essentials VALUE BUNDLE by RuffieuLearning to Ride by Piero Santini - Xenophon ClassicsLessons in Lightness: The Art of Educating the Horse, Russell
Celebrate the return of simple, clear explanations ! Finally, Francois de Ruffieu's masterworks: Handbook of Riding Essentials and Handbook of Riding Essentials are back in print in an easy-to-read handy format. Save 10% on the retail price and...NOW IN PRINT This classic text explains every phase of riding and jumping by a horseman of vast experience and international reputation. The text is enriched with numerous photographs, drawings, and diagrams. The material presented here ought to...

Xenophon Press is proud to announce the the reprinting of this highly sought after classic from the late Master, Mark Russell. We are now accepting ADVANCE RESERVATION ORDERS FOR THIS TITLE expected in December 2016 Mark Russell (1952-2016)...

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Nuno Oliveira SAVINGS Buddle by Eleanor Russell: Book & TWO DVDs The de Nemethy Method: Classic Show Jumping -Bertalan de Nemethy The Dressage Way by Susan Medenica
Nuno Oliveira SAVINGS Buddle by Eleanor Russell: Book & TWO DVDsThe de Nemethy Method: Classic Show Jumping -Bertalan de NemethyThe Dressage Way by Susan Medenica
Save $10 off retail when you purchase Eleanor Russell's TRAINING WITH NUNO OLIVEIRA (The Basics and Advanced work) 2 DVD set and TRUTH IN THE TEACHING OF MASTER NUNO OLIVEIRA About TRAINING WITH NUNO OLIVEIRA DVD set: These candid DVDs include...NOW AVAILABLE AS A HARDCOVER A TRUE CLASSIC FROM XENOPHON PRESS Bertalan de Némethy became a legendary figure as coach of the United States Equestrian Team show-jumping squad. During his twenty-five year tenure, he led the team to...Now in print: Shipping all orders immediately. Read this book, your horse is telling you. You will need no other. "Feed Your Head” Jennifer O. Bryant for USDF Connection "Every once in a while, a book is written that is able to answer...

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The Forward Impulse by Piero Santini - Xenophon Classics The Horses (a novel) by Elaine Walker Truth in the Teaching of Master Nuno Oliveira by Eleanor Russell
The Forward Impulse by Piero Santini - Xenophon ClassicsThe Horses (a novel) by Elaine WalkerTruth in the Teaching of Master Nuno Oliveira by Eleanor Russell

NOW ACCEPTING ADVANCE RESERVATION ORDERS - EXPECTED LATE SEPTEMBER 2016 What do today’s riders want? Safety, horses in perfect unity with their riders, gracious leadership over their mounts, excitement, and movement that qualifies the...

NOW IN PRINT: OUR FIRST EQUESTRIAN NOVEL ! THE HORSES ‘...The world ended, Jo, and we missed it because we were on holiday...’ by Elaine Walker After a strange ecological disaster, Jo and his family are left stranded on a remote...NOW IN PRINT: ALL ORDERS SHIPPING IMMEDIATELY This great book is the next in Xenophon Press’ series by the students of Master Nuno Oliveira. Eleanor Russell studied with Oliveira for over ten years. For an entire year, she studied...

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Austrian Art of Riding by Werner Poscharnigg Beudant and Faverot 2 Books Discount Package Handbook of RIDING ESSENTIALS by Francois Lemaire de Ruffieu
Austrian Art of Riding by Werner PoscharniggBeudant and Faverot 2 Books Discount PackageHandbook of RIDING ESSENTIALS by Francois Lemaire de Ruffieu

ALL ORDERS EXPECTED TO SHIP WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 21, 2015 How did Austria come to be the safe hold of such a wealth of equestrian tradition? Dr. Werner Poscharnigg eloquently answers this question by chronicling the development of the classical...

Save $5 when you buy both mentor and student's book's in this package. This is really the writing of three men: General Faverot de Kerbrech, student of Francois Baucher and expert of Baucher's Second method, General de General de Lagarenne,...

The natural aids—the seat, the legs, and the hands—are the most important means a rider has to direct and control his/her horse. Mastering them is the key to good horsemanship. The Handbook of Riding Essentials focuses on these aids...

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The Science & Art of Riding with Lightness - Robert Stodulka DVM 'To Amaze the People with Pleasure and Delight' by Elaine Walker 30 YEARS WITH MASTER NUNO OLIVEIRA by Michel Henriquet
The Science & Art of Riding with Lightness - Robert Stodulka DVM'To Amaze the People with Pleasure and Delight' by Elaine Walker30 YEARS WITH MASTER NUNO OLIVEIRA by Michel Henriquet

NOW IN PRINT: The Art & Science of Riding in Lightness Understanding training-induced problems, their avoidance, and remedies. by Robert Stodulka DVM The long awaited English translation of the authoritative best-seller, Medizinische...

NOW IN PRINT: William Cavendish, first Duke of Newcastle’s passions included women, music, writing, theatre and, perhaps above all, the finest horses. He was a widely acknowledged expert in the art of the riding horse, and his works laid...This classical text, which knowledgeable horsemen have been anxiously awaiting for years, is finally available in English. Henriquet's personal record of correspondence provides a unique window into the private problem-solving dialogue between...

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A Rider's SURVIVAL From TYRANNY by Charles de Kunffy Three Master Nuno Oliveira Books: de Coux-Henriquet-Millham ALL 3 RACINET BOOKS by Jean-Claude Racinet
A Rider's SURVIVAL From TYRANNY by Charles de KunffyThree Master Nuno Oliveira Books: de Coux-Henriquet-MillhamALL 3 RACINET BOOKS by Jean-Claude Racinet
Enjoy an amazing COLLECTION OF DOZENS OF JUMPING PHOTOS AND CHARLES' STORIES FROM 'BACK IN THE DAY' Here's what is being said about this great book: " ' When I rode, the world cares, fears and hardships fell away. I found myself in a state of...Master Nuno Oliveira left a legacy of thoughtful students who cared about passing on his legacy of great teaching. They were inspired by his genius. In different ways they journal their experiences, organized their thoughts, wrote down quotes...

This is the complete Xenophon Press collection of Jean-Claude Racinet books: Another Horsmanship, Racinet Explains Baucher, and Total Horsemanship in one package for your convenience and savings on shipping. Another Horsemanship: Jean-Claude...

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ART of the LUSITANO by Pedro Yglésias de Oliveira Charles de Kunffy Value Bundle ETHICS AND PASSIONS and SURVIVAL Both Pedro Yglésias de Oliveira BOOKS free worldwide shipping
ART of the LUSITANO by Pedro Yglésias de OliveiraCharles de Kunffy Value Bundle ETHICS AND PASSIONS and SURVIVALBoth Pedro Yglésias de Oliveira BOOKS free worldwide shipping
NEW LOWER PRICE ! Now only $29.95 In the 18th century, the Lusitano was considered the best saddle horse in the world. This book combines illustrations from that century and contemporary art to portray the journey of this great breed through...

NOW FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY, GET BOTH DE KUNFFY BOOKS FOR A SAVINGS OF 20% ($10) AND SAVE ON SHIPPING TOO. THESE MAKE GREAT GIFTS. SHOP NOW WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. ETHICS AND PASSIONS OF DRESSAGE EXPANDED EDITION This monumental contribution to...

GET BOTH BOOKS BY FAMED PORTUGUESE PHOTOGRAPHER PEDRO YGLESIAS DE OLIVEIRA FREE WORLDWIDE SHIPPING WHEN YOU PURCHASE BOTH BOOKS TOGETHER 1. Art of the Lusitano: In the 18th century, the Lusitano was considered the best saddle horse in the world....

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François Baucher, The Man and His Method by Hilda Nelson Gymnastic Exercises for Horses:II by Eleanor Russel Xenophon Ed. H. DV. 12 German Cavalry Manual: Training Horse & Rider
François Baucher, The Man and His Method by Hilda NelsonGymnastic Exercises for Horses:II by Eleanor Russel Xenophon Ed.H. DV. 12 German Cavalry Manual: Training Horse & Rider
NEW LOWER PRICE $39.95 François Baucher (1796—1863) was the center of one of the most famous controversies in the development of modern equitation. Baucher introduced the one tempi flying changes at the canter, but in nineteenth...This exceptional book, Gymnastic Exercises for Horses Volume II is now available in the Xenophon Press Reprint program. This great work explains how to gymnastically develop your horse and how to address problems that will inevitably arise along...NOW IN PRINT, ALL ORDERS SHIPPING IMMEDIATELY: “Lasting success can only be achieved, if the heart and soul of all instructors and pupils is filled with the joy of riding and the love of the horse...” ( H. Dv. 12 , 1937) The Riding...

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Horse Training: Outdoors and High School by Etienne Beudant PORTUGUESE SCHOOL OF EQUESTRIAN ART by de Oliveira and da Costa The Art of Traditional Dressage: The Seat and Aids by de Kunffy
Horse Training: Outdoors and High School by Etienne BeudantPORTUGUESE SCHOOL OF EQUESTRIAN ART by de Oliveira and da CostaThe Art of Traditional Dressage: The Seat and Aids by de Kunffy

NOW IN PRINT - SHIPPING ALL ORDERS IMMEDIATELY “My principle of dressage is to have the horse equally light to the spur and the hand and which does not allow the displacement of the rider’s seat as an aid, and leaves the horse to move...

From the Real Picaria of the 18th century to the Portuguese School of Equestrian Art by Pedro Yglesias de Oliveira and Emilia Celestino da Costa In recreating the prestigious Real Picaria, the 18th century Equestrian Academy of the Portuguese...

Now published by Xenophon Press. Volume I Seat and Aids: An educational DVD that is expertly articulated by Charles de Kunffy, world-renowned clinician, 14 years as an FEI Judge, and author of five books on Classical Dressage. The centerpiece of...

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Jean d'Arc, Paris Great Horsewomen of the 19th Century in the Circus by H. Nelson The Italian Tradition of Equestrian Art by G.B.Tomassini
The Ethics and Passions of Dressage Expanded Ed. by de KunffyGreat Horsewomen of the 19th Century in the Circus by H. NelsonThe Italian Tradition of Equestrian Art by G.B.Tomassini

The Ethics and Passions of Dressage, Expanded Edition calls the reader to a re-dedication to the art of riding and the traditions of classical horsemanship. Charles de Kunffy challenges the reader to ask questions such as: “Should...

"THE GREAT HORSEWOMEN OF THE 19TH CENTURY IN THE CIRCUS And an Epilogue on Four Contemporary Écuyeres: Catherine Durand Henriquet, Eloise Schwarz King, Géraldine Katharina Knie, and Katja Schumann Binder" "Circus was quite a serious...The Italian Tradition of Equestrian Art: A survey of the treatises on chivalry from the Renaissance and the centuries following . At the mid-point of the sixteenth century, a Neapolitan gentleman, Federico Grisone, published, for the first time,...

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Legacy of Master Nuno Oliveira by Stephanie Millham The WISDOM of Master Nuno Oliveira by de Coux BAUCHER AND HIS SCHOOL by General Decarpentry
Legacy of Master Nuno Oliveira by Stephanie MillhamThe WISDOM of Master Nuno Oliveira by de CouxBAUCHER AND HIS SCHOOL by General Decarpentry
This book represents a fascinating compilation of conversations, notes from Nuno Oliveira’s lessons, biographical material and observations about his teachings, as well as a personal journey about what it was like to study under the Master...

Antoine de Coux took copious notes, filling more than forty notebooks with the teachings and remarks of Master Nuno Oliveira. de Coux has organized this great "memoir of a life experience," so that all riders can benefit from this knowledge.

Albert Decarpentry , grandson of Eugène Caron, a direct student of François Baucher is considered the most knowledgeable écuyer of his generation. He contributed actively to the influence of French equitation in his many...

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DRESSAGE IN THE FRENCH TRADITION by Dom Diogo de Bragança Faverot de Kerbrech METHODICAL DRESSAGE OF THE RIDING HORSE School of Horsemanship Part II (Ecole de Cavalerie)
DRESSAGE IN THE FRENCH TRADITION by Dom Diogo de BragançaFaverot de Kerbrech METHODICAL DRESSAGE OF THE RIDING HORSESchool of Horsemanship Part II (Ecole de Cavalerie)

Nuno Oliveira said of the author: “ I have the honor to declare that Dom Diogo de Bragança has been one of my best students and that I consider him as one of the rare riders I know who is capable of taking on the greatest...

Faverot de Kerbrech's ' Methodical Dressage of the Riding Horse ' is considered the 'Bible of Baucherism'. Together with it, in ' Dressage of the Outdoor Horse ' General de Lagarenne gives us the teaching of Faverot de Kerbrech. Both books,...

Ecole de Cavalerie by Francois Robichon de la Gueriniere, one of the bibles of classical dressage, most famous for its introduction of the shoulder-in. According to Col. Alois Podhajsky, former director of the Spanish Riding School for 26 years,...

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The Maneige Royal, or L’Instruction du Roy, de Pluvinel Gymnasium of the Horse by Gustav Steinbrecht Another Horsemanship by Jean-Claude Racinet
The Maneige Royal, or L’Instruction du Roy, de PluvinelGymnasium of the Horse by Gustav SteinbrechtAnother Horsemanship by Jean-Claude Racinet

NOW IN PRINT-SHIPPING ALL ORDERS IMMEDIATELY The 16 th and 17 th centuries, containing as they did the Renaissance and the Age of Enlightenment that followed, were an age of considerable intellectual furor and intense human endeavor in many...

Gustav Steinbrecht's " Gymnasium des Pferdes " is one of the great milestones of equestrian literature, alongside Xenophon, de Pluvinel , Newcastle, and de la Gueriniere . It forms a connection and transition between two eras. One the one hand,...This practical manual, describes the horsemanship of French Tradition - characterized by lightness - from a down-to-earth point of view. Excerpt from the book: When one pushes on a horse with the legs, he goes forward, and so does the bit. So,...

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Racinet Explains Baucher by Jean-Claude Racinet Total Horsemanship by Jean Claude Racinet Handbook of JUMPING ESSENTIALS by Francois Lemaire de Ruffieu
Racinet Explains Baucher by Jean-Claude RacinetTotal Horsemanship by Jean Claude RacinetHandbook of JUMPING ESSENTIALS by Francois Lemaire de Ruffieu

Excellent introduction to the philosophy, method, and procedures of Baucherism, or the French tradition of "riding in lightness" that Baucher developed in the 19th century.

Racinet provides a recipe for absolute balance, whereby all else succeeds.

The Handbook of Jumping Essentials simplifies the basic elements of jumping needed by every rider. The first chapter explains the importance of understanding the take-off spot in determining the horse’s placement before jumping obstacles....

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Healing Hands by Dominique Giniaux, DVM Equine Osteopathy What the Horses Have Told Me by D. Giniaux DVM $50 Gift Certificate
Healing Hands by Dominique Giniaux, DVMEquine Osteopathy What the Horses Have Told Me by D. Giniaux DVM$50 Gift Certificate

This book is about equine acupressure: the art of alleviating your horse’s physical, and even mental problems by applying a pressure with your thumb or index finger on specific points of acupuncture. Without interfering with your...

“This book comes as true information on the existence of an alternative way to experience and conceive medicine, whether animal or human. It is a real testimony of a distinctive quality of the relationship between practitioner and patient,...

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