Dayou Books
 Special and Hard to find books.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Long Fist                                                                         Wushu                                           
 Bibliography. These Books are a few of my
 favorites and have made it to this page.
 A short description is given for each.
  These book are for sale,Be prepared to spend some
Money as you may never see some of these book ever
again. just email me and I will send a paypal request.
 These Rare books are a good way for you
 to research and gain some info on each of them. 

 NOTE: Please quote  me your best offer, I will negotiate the
price and make sure you are happy.
Thank you.

Lama Boxing From Tibet. This style is also known as Hop gar and even the White Crane style. The Author is Luo Wei Qiang. What's neat is the binding appears to be Hand Sewn. The Set included is a soft boxing style from the 19th Century. 123 pgs. full page photo's and a very rare book to come by. only the Second time I've ever seen this book. $500.00
This is a Book about Chen Pan Ling's xingyiquan. "Xingyi Boxing" Includes the Late Grandmaster Chen Pan Ling  performing the Five Elements with his son, Chen Yun Chao Demostrating the 12 Animal styles. This is a much sought after book. Great illustrations throughout $165.00
The "Swimming body Palm" Dragon Shape Boxing. This is a  BaguaZhang Book. Many illustrations. This book is kinda  rare and hard to find now. The Authors name is Dian Hsiao Tian.  More info coming later. Thanks for looking.$165.00
"Sword Techniques" Basic sword content with some neat warm up exercises. $125.00.
Cotton Boxing or "Mian quan"This is a great book with a woman demonstrating each form. There are no weapons in this style of Kung fu, but it is known for its Fierce fighting style. Tested in Challenge Matches over and over; With no set patterns, This style is totally focused on fighting. a rare style,even in China!. author is Luo Li
Cheng.     $300.00           
Bajiquan! one of the few available books on this very formidable fighting style. My Sifu Has long studied many branches of this style.This Book talks about the infamous Master Li Shu Wen, who was a great fighter and Bajiquan practitioner.  $50.00
Xin Yi or Liu he quan. the orthadox of XIngyiquan. Not many Masters available to teach this style. Originally a hidden Muslim style. "six harmony heart and mind boxing"   $40
Shaolin Li he quan. or Six harmony fist. This is one of the few titles available of this old style boxing. This style takes great energy and flexibility to perform.
DeCheng quan or Yi quan, one of my favorites. much controversy on this style. The founder of this style is a famous Xingyiquan master. Wang xiang Zhai. The Author (wang Xuan Jie)  is very outspoken about traditional Chinese Martial arts, Not liking forms and techniques. Hard to find book nowadays. $125.00
Shuai Jiao wrestling. The Author of this book is a wrestler and weightlifter. Photographs  are very good. You have to see to appreciate. $55.00

  Rope restraints. The ShangHai  police used many types of  Rope techniques  to restrain prisoners before the invention of handcuffs. Just a neat book.   $65.00


Dacheng Quan Studties. He Zhen Wei
Simplified Characters. Extremely Rare. A Huge Dacheng Manual. Basic Practice and Principles. General Discussion on Fundamentals. Color plates. straight sword and Staff. $300

Dacheng Quan Studies. Part. 4.
    He Zhen Wei. Simplified Characters. 2007.
   Out of Print. rare.  $300

Dacheng Quan Studties. Part 3.
   He Zhen Wei. Simplified Characters.2009 Out of Print. very scarce. $300
                                                                                                                                            Liu He Bafa Xin Yi.                                                                                                                                                                        A rare book I recently bought. This book looks a lot like Tai Chi but is in fact                                                                                                                     Liu He ba fa, Xin yi.  First edition 1977,   Unicorn Press from Yih Mei book. 
                                                                                                               A very rare book. Chen Xi Yi is credited as the founder
                                                                                                               of Liu He Bafa, who  also created Sleep Qigong and The Taiji Ruler.                                                                                                                some even say he was the founder of Tong Bei
                                                                                                               or  (Through  the back boxing). $400.00

                                                                                                                                           The Complete Collection of the five
                                                                                                                                           Tai Chi Styles. 1st ed. 1988. People's
                                                                                                                                            Athletic Publishing co. China. Hao Shaoru 
                                                                                                                                            is featured as a direct Lineage holder of
                                                                                                                                            the Hao Styel Taijiquan. An in depth look a
                                                                                                                                            five major styles.  $200.00

                                                                                                                                             Taikiken. Practical
                                                                                                                                             Chinese Martial arts. Kenichi Sawai
                                                                                                                                          Sun Trade Publishing. Straight from Japan.
                                                                                                                                         This particular book was soon discontinued     
                                                                                                                                          After I purchased. 2007.  $350.00
                                                                                The Practice of Hard and Soft Formulas. 155 pgs. This book delves into Heavy and Light Training methods
                                                                                Body training devices that appear from the stone age. Many photos of Practitioners                                                                                                                Kicking and punching Trees, Rocks among others. Its a external to the max form of Training.
                                                                                When I get time I will post photos of this incredibly rare book when I have more time. Peace!  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    .                                                      Secret Techniques of Yi Quan and Taikiken       
                                                                         published in Japanese and English,I have yet to find a date this book was written.                                                                                             I have collected  these rare books because of their close ties with XIngyiquan
                                                                         Borrowing Xingyiquan's Internal and fighting aspects. Yi Quan has bec.ome somewhat
                                                                         famous for its fighting prowess, yet there is some debate about the outcome of these
                                                                         fighting matches on the Mainland.  At any rate, Taikiken is taught by drawing on the
                                                                         power of nature, practice being held in the early morning, standing meditation and Ki
                                                                         development , followed by forms and sparring.  Kubo Isato is a very large figure in
                                                                          Taikiken, having begun his training with Master Sawai at the age of nineteen. $200.00

                                                                     Enteri Xingyi Quan. by Matsuda Ryuchi. 255 pgs. Master Ryuchi was a student of
                                                                     grandmaster Liu yun Chiao. This is a old book from the 1970's. the only one I've ever
                                                                     seen. wait, Plum publishing does have at least one copy.  My sister-in-law bought it in
                                                                     a Beijing books store,mailing it to me on my birthday. A very rare book to find today.
                                                                     it features many photographs that seem to float off the page. The five elements along
                                                                     with the 12 styles of animals and applications. Peace!  $165.00

                                                                                Northern family Buddha Fist. Traditional Chinese,50 pgs. by Yuan Chutsai.
                                                                               I dont know alot about this book other than it is a "fut gar" style. When I have more
                                                                               time to research it I will update. Many old photographs. If you come across this one.
                                                                               BUY it . Thank you for looking  $99.00

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Huo Style Baji Quan Tradition Chinese
                                                                                                                                     Hubei Science and Technology Press 1994
                                                                                                                                     Xiao Baji  (Small Frame) form included Color Plates in front.
                                                                                                                                     Two person form included. A Rare and neat Book
                                                                                                                                      for collectors.                                                      $195

                                                                                                                    Taiji Sword, Hidden Door. Hubei Science and Technology Press. 1994
                                                                                                                    Author, Zhang Yao Zhong. Traditional. 100 pgs. an uncommon sword
                                                                                                                    Set. Color plates in front. "The sword is like a flying phoenix" some say
                                                                                                                    This set is from the Wudang Taoist Sect.                                      $195

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Meteor Hammer. Author is Zhong Ping and Li Wen Ming.                                                                                                                                                                        Hebei Science and Technology press 1994. 161 pgs.
                                                                                                                     Traditional Chinese. This is a "soft weapon" and a dangerous one at                                                                                                                        that. Don't knock your teeth out with this one. Basics, stepping patterns and form                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  $195

                                                                                                                     Drunken Master and Yang Taiji Sword. Hebei Science and Technology Press,1994
                                                                                                              warm-ups, Drunken Fist, A form. The back  section has a Yang style Taiji Jian form. neat 
                                                                                                                                                                                            Neat Color plates in front.  $195

                                                                                                                        Taiji Spear and Master Class Blade. Hebei Science and Technology Press 1994.
                                                                                                                                           Old Color plates in front. spear Techniques  and forms.$195

                                                                                                                  Bao Zhen Bagua 158 pgs. Wang Jun Xing wrote this book.
                                                                                                                 A Powerful style containing the "secret Manuscript", 108 Poem By Dong  Hai Chuan
                                                                                                                This is a Gao style of Bagua designed for Instructors and Adv Tech. The twelve                                                                                                                         animal forms and 64 palms are shown. Never Before published! $195.00    
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