2018. Item #16604
Barbier, Dominique, and Keron Psillas. Riding with Oliveira: My Time with the Mestre--Forty Years Later. N. Pomfret, VT: Trafalgar Square 2018. 188p, many photos, many in color. New hardcover in d.j. ** Barbier traces the arc of his riding life and study with "mestre" Nuno Oliveira, three of his students (Dany Lahaye, Bettina Drummond, and Luis Valenca), and other Portuguese dressage masters. An eloquent memoir, filled with vivid detail and life lessons. With quotations from Oliveira and others throughout. A long-awaited and beautiful book; excellent value.