Manufacturer of the World's Finest Chess Products 

  • The Outlet: Imperfect Chess Items from The House of Staunton!
  • New Products at The House of Staunton! Chess Pieces, Chessboards, Books, DVDs, & More!
  • The House of Staunton Clearance Items
X

Popular World Chess Champions

Clearance Items
  1. 75% Off Books (Shown in Cart) (11)
  2. Get them while they last! (7)
Price
$0 $100 $0 to $100
Year of Publication
1960 2015 1960 to 2015
Manufacturer
  1. Ishi Press (63)
  2. Everyman Chess (54)
  3. Chess King (23)
  4. ChessDVDs (15)
  5. ChessBase (14)
  6. ChessLecture.com (14)
  7. Russell Enterprises (11)
  8. Dover Chess (9)
  9. New in Chess (8)
  10. Convekta (7)
  11. Quality Chess (4)
  12. Batsford Chess (4)
  13. Gambit Publishing (3)
  14. Chess Digest (2)
  15. McFarland Publishing (2)
  16. Simon and Schuster (2)
  17. TPT Press (2)
  18. Random House (1)
  19. US Chess Federation (1)
  20. Chess Information (1)
  21. Self Published (1)
  22. Mongoose Press (1)
  23. Cardoza Chess (1)
  24. Alexandra Kosteniuk (1)
  25. Hays Publishing (1)
  26. Edition Olms (1)
  27. Empire Chess (1)
  28. Metropolitan Chess Publishing (1)
  29. Chess Stars LTD. (1)
Show Less Show More
Popular Collections
  1. Polgar DVD Collection (28)
  2. ChessLecture.com DVDs (14)
  3. Chess King's Video DVDs (8)
  4. Chess King with Houdini (8)
  5. Kosteniuk DVD Collection (3)
  6. Roman's Lab (2)
  7. Pro Chess Series (1)
  8. Empire Chess (1)
  9. Foxy Openings (1)
Topics
  1. Biographical (6)
  2. Game Collections (6)
  3. Opening (4)
  4. General Chess Instruction (3)
  5. Match and Trounament (2)
  6. Endgames (2)
  7. World Champions (1)
Show Less Show More
Popular Book Series
  1. Move by Move (13)
  2. My Great Predecessors (9)
Foreign Language?
  1. Written in Russian (10)
  2. Written in German (4)
  3. Written in Spanish (1)
Host
  1. GM Alexandra Kosteniuk (3)
  2. GM Anatoly Karpov (3)
  3. GM Damien Lemos (1)
  4. GM Garry Kasparov (10)
  5. GM Jesse Kraai (9)
  6. GM Karsten Muller (1)
  7. GM Mihail Marin (2)
  8. GM Roman Dzinzichashvili (2)
  9. GM Susan Polgar (30)
  10. GM Vishwanathan Anand (3)
  11. GM Vladimir Kramnik (1)
  12. GM Yasser Seirawan (1)
  13. IM Andrew Martin (1)
  14. IM Bill Paschall (1)
  15. IM Bryan Smith (1)
  16. IM David Vigorito (2)
  17. Steve Lopez (8)
Show Less Show More
Chess Notation Type
  1. FAN - Figurine (72)
  2. DN - Descriptive (43)
  3. AN - Algebraic (40)
  4. NL - Notationless (8)
  5. LAN - Long Algebraic (2)
  6. LFAN - Long Figurine (1)
Show Less Show More
Hardcover?
  1. Yes (20)
Hardware Requirements
  1. Windows (65)
  2. Standard DVD Player (54)
Author(s)
  1. Adrian Mikhalchishin (1)
  2. Al Lawrence (1)
  3. Alan S. Russell (1)
  4. Alexander Alekhine (8)
  5. Alexander Kotov (2)
  6. Alexander Liepnieks (2)
  7. Alexander Raetsky (4)
  8. Alexandra Kosteniuk (2)
  9. Anatoly Karpov (3)
  10. Andrew Soltis (1)
  11. Arnold Denker (1)
  12. Bobby Fischer (6)
  13. Brad Darrach (1)
  14. Bruce Pandolfini (2)
  15. Colin Crouch (2)
  16. Cyrus Lakdawala (8)
  17. David Hooper (1)
  18. David Levy (1)
  19. Donn Mosenfelder (1)
  20. Dr. J. Hannak (1)
  21. Dr. Max Euwe (1)
  22. Edmar Mednis (1)
  23. Eduard Shekhtman (1)
  24. Edward Shektman (1)
  25. Emanuel Lasker (2)
  26. Eric Schiller (2)
  27. Eric Schiller (2)
  28. Fred Reinfeld (3)
  29. Garry Kasparov (30)
  30. Gedeon Barcza (2)
  31. Genna Sosonko (2)
  32. Geza Maroczy (1)
  33. Haije Kramer (1)
  34. Helgi Olafsson (2)
  35. Iakov Damsky (1)
  36. Iakov Damsky (1)
  37. Igor Stohl (1)
  38. Imre Konig (1)
  39. Irving Chernev (1)
  40. Ivo Nei (1)
  41. J.F.S. Rumble (1)
  42. Joe Gallagher (2)
  43. John Nunn (3)
  44. Jose Raul Capablanca (3)
  45. Karsten Muller (2)
  46. Kasparov Chess Foundation (4)
  47. Ken Neat (1)
  48. Kevin J. O'Connell (1)
  49. Kotronias & Logothetis (1)
  50. Kurt Landsberger (1)
  51. Larry Evans (1)
  52. Larry Parr (1)
  53. Lev Alburt (1)
  54. Lou Hayes (1)
  55. M. Blaine (1)
  56. Mad Euwe (1)
  57. Max Euwe (12)
  58. Maxim Chetverik (4)
  59. Mikhail Botvinnik (7)
  60. Mikhail Tal (3)
  61. Mikhail Tal & Alexander Koblencs (1)
  62. Mikhail Tal & Iakov Damsky (1)
  63. Mikhall Botvinnik (3)
  64. Murad Amannazarov (1)
  65. Neil McDonald (1)
  66. Oleg Stetsko (1)
  67. Paul Powell (1)
  68. Raymond Keene (5)
  69. Raymund Stolze (1)
  70. Renzo Verwer (1)
  71. Reuben Fine (2)
  72. Richard Roberts (1)
  73. Robert Byrne (1)
  74. Robert E. Burger (1)
  75. Robert G. Wade (2)
  76. Ron Henley (2)
  77. Rona E Petrosian (1)
  78. Simon Agdestein (1)
  79. Stuart Marquilies (1)
  80. Svetozar Gligoric (1)
  81. Thomas Engqvist (3)
  82. Tibor Karolyi (3)
  83. Tigran Petrosian (3)
  84. Tim Taylor (1)
  85. Vik Vasiliev (1)
  86. Vishwanathan Anand (1)
  87. Vladimir Davidovich Baturnsky (3)
  88. Walter Meiden (2)
  89. William Winter & R. G. Wade (1)
  90. Zenon Franco (1)
Show Less Show More

Items 37 to 72 of 284 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Grid  List 

Set Descending Direction
    Emanuel Lasker - 2nd World Champion
    Catalog Code: WIN0049CV

    Emanuel Lasker - A dashing young man with a passion for philosophy appeared on the global stage in 1894 to challenge the reigning World Chess Champion Wilhelm Steinitz. Emanuel Lasker, 25, faced the 58 year old Steinitz in a three city, grueling match, in which the first man to achieve 10 outright wins would wear the crown of World Chess Champion.
    Clearance!
    Get them while they last!
    New Product!
    img

    Emanuel Lasker - 2nd World Champion

    Regular Price: $32.95

    Our Price: $16.48

    SHOPWORN - Garry Kasparov on Modern Chess - VOLUME III
    Kasparov vs. Karpov 1986-1987
    Catalog Code: SWB0272EM

    Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov are unquestionably the participants who featured in the greatest ever chess rivalry. Between 1984 and 1990 they contested five long matches for the World Championship. This 3rd volume of the 'Garry Kasparov on Modern Chess' series concentrates on the third and fourth matches in this sequence: London/Leningrad 1986 and Seville 1987. Both matches were tremendously exciting and hard fought and both produced chess of an extremely high level.
    img

    SHOPWORN - Garry Kasparov on Modern Chess - VOLUME III

    Regular Price: $44.95

    Our Price: $16.85

    Checkmate! Tactics
    Catalog Code: B0307EM

    Would you now like to know how to regularly beat your opponents and move to the next level? If so, then Checkmate Tactics is the book for you.
    img

    Checkmate! Tactics

    Our Price: $16.95
    Bobby Fischer for Beginners
    The Most Famous Chess Player Explained
    Catalog Code: B0090NIC

    Bobby Fischer's lone fight against the Soviet chess powerhouse made him a global hero, also for people who did not play chess at all. The Russians trembled before him, the Americans and the rest of the world cheered him on. Fischer's chess prowess and his will to win were unparalleled. But so were his eccentric behaviour and his paranoia. After he won the world title, Bobby Fischer vanished and the former prodigy became a mystery. The memories of his successwere clouded by his anti-American and anti-Semite rants.
    Clearance!
    75% Off Books (Shown in Cart)
    img

    Bobby Fischer for Beginners

    Our Price: $16.95
    Alekhine in Europe and Asia
    Catalog Code: CB0006XX

    Short Description for Alekhine in Europe and Asia - B0060BT
    Clearance!
    75% Off Books (Shown in Cart)
    img

    Alekhine in Europe and Asia

    Our Price: $16.95
    Attack with Mikhail Tal
    Catalog Code: B0219EM

    The legendary Mikhail Tal was the finest ever exponent of attacking chess. His all-out sacrificial style took him all the way to the World Championship title. Dogged by ill-health, Tal's reign was a short one, and he was never able to regain his crown, but Tal remained an outstanding player right up to his death in 1992. His departure has taken away one of the chess world's most charismatic figures; a player who excited chess passions wherever he went.
    img

    Attack with Mikhail Tal

    Our Price: $18.95
    Mikhail Tal - Tactical Genius
    Catalog Code: B0224EM

    Did you ever notice how some famous GM games are more interesting to play through than others? For instance, tell me you have a Tartakower or Nimzowitsch game and I'm sorry, but I just can't get that excited. But tell me you have a Fischer, Alekhine, or Tal game you want to show me and woo-hoo!, break out the milk and cookies because I know I'm in for a real treat! And Mikhail Tal: Tactical Genius by Alexander Raetsky and Maxim Chetverik is loaded with enough tasty treats to satisfy the most demanding of palates.
    img

    Mikhail Tal - Tactical Genius

    Our Price: $18.95
    Chess from Morphy to Botvinnik
    A Century of Chess Evolution
    Catalog Code: B0049IS

    This book is one of the great classics of chess literature. The author, Imre Konig, was an International Master of Chess and a great analyst as well as an entertaining writer. He describes the development of chess opening theory and discusses lines of play no longer in vogue but which remain powerful weapons for the practical tournament player.This book was originally published in 1950 as "Chess from Morphy to Botwinnik".
    img

    Chess from Morphy to Botvinnik

    Our Price: $18.95
    Strategy & Tactics in Chess
    Catalog Code: B0207IS

    In this book, the great Dutch World Champion, Dr. Max Euwe, discusses both strategy and tactics in chess, having special emphasis on the latter, to which about two-thirds of the book is dedicated. Tactics have been, comparatively speaking, neglected in chess literature, and it is therefore, interesting to find that five out of eight chapters of this book are devoted to combinations which are analyzed and classified.
    img

    Strategy & Tactics in Chess

    Our Price: $18.95
    The Development of Chess Style
    Catalog Code: B0235IS

    This is essentially a book on chess history, showing how different styles of chess play became popular and flourished and then faded in popularity, such as for example the Hyper-Modern Style of play that became "All the Rage" in the 1920s and 1930s.
    img

    The Development of Chess Style

    Our Price: $18.95
    Alexander Alekhine - Master of Attack
    Catalog Code: B0222EM

    What separated Alexander Alekhine from the rest of his contemporaries? Why did he dominate the chess world for so long? The main reason was undoubtedly his brilliant attacking style of play. Alekhine had a combinative gift and thrilled the chess public and influenced every great chess player since. Garry Kasparov once said I fell in love with the rich complexity of his ideas at the chessboard. Alekhine's attacks came suddenly, like destructive thunderstorms that erupted from a clear sky.
    img

    Alexander Alekhine - Master of Attack

    Our Price: $18.95
    Struggle
    Catalog Code: B0126IS

    Lasker's book delves deeply into all phases of life and struggles. He attempts to create a general theory of all competitive activities, including chess, business and war.
    img

    Struggle

    Our Price: $18.95
    How Magnus Carlsen Became the Youngest Chess Grandmaster in the World
    The Story and the Games
    Catalog Code: B0131NIC

    At the age of 13 years, 4 months and 26 days, Magnus Carlsen became the youngest chess grandmaster in the world. The international press raved about the Norwegian prodigy. The Washington Post even called him ‘the Mozart of chess’. Ten years on Magnus Carlsen is the number one in the world rankings and a household name far beyond chess circles. Time Magazine listed him as one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2013
    img

    How Magnus Carlsen Became the Youngest Chess Grandmaster in the World

    Our Price: $19.95
    Carlsen's Black Magic & Carlsen in Baku - Chess Lecture - Volume 30
    Catalog Code: DVD0030CL

    IM David Vigorito is the 2007 Masschusetts Champion. He has been the state champion of New Hampshire and Nevada. David rated at 2479 in USCF and is the Champion of the Boylston (Boston) Chess Club. He playes in the 2006 U.S. Championship after finishing in a tie for 3rd place at the U.S. Open in Phoenix.
    img

    Carlsen's Black Magic & Carlsen in Baku - Chess Lecture - Volume 30

    Our Price: $19.95
    Magnus Carlsen Madness - Chess Lecture - Volume 36
    Currently the Number #1 Ranked Player of All Time!
    Catalog Code: DVD0036CL

    IM David Vigorito & GM Jesse Kraii analysis game by game of one of the best tournament results in the history of chess. Carlsen eclipsed a stellar field consisting of Topalov, Peter Leki, Dmitry Jakovenko, Teimour Radiaboy and Wang Yue to win clear first prize with 8/10 at the category XXI Pearl Spring Chess Tournament in 2009. Magnus Carlsen is considered to be the top ranking chess player of all time to date.
    img

    Magnus Carlsen Madness - Chess Lecture - Volume 36

    Our Price: $19.95
    Teaching Chess - Step By Step - Exercises - BOOK 2
    Catalog Code: B0048RE

    This book is designed to be a companion of Book 1, Teaching Chess Step by Step Teacher's Manual. It contains a series of exercises designed to reinforce the knowledge that children gain from the teacher's presentations in the classroom. The exercises were designed for K-12 beginners and require a minimum of explanation. The solution may be written in chess notation or drawn on the board.
    img

    Teaching Chess - Step By Step - Exercises - BOOK 2

    Our Price: $19.95
    Win Like Kasparov!
    Learn to Play Chess Like Garry Kasparov
    Catalog Code: B0060OB

    Win Like Kasparov! is the first in the Win like My Hero! series by International Grandmaster Ron W. Henley. This instructional series was created for chess players to learn to play like the most heroic figures of the Royal Game. Tactics and strategy are explained through the use of visually enhanced diagrams.
    img

    Win Like Kasparov!

    Our Price: $19.95
    Garry Kasparov's Opening Repertoire
    Catalog Code: B0137IS

    This work has been updated in 2012 to include all of the latest World Chess Championship matches by Garry Kasparov.
    img

    Garry Kasparov's Opening Repertoire

    Our Price: $19.95
    Pro Chess DVD - Vol. 3
    Kasparov Deep Blue 1997 Rematch Vol. 1 & 2
    Catalog Code: DVD0003PC

    GM Yasser Seirawan presents analysis and commentary from the 1997 match between PCA World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov and IBM’s chess supercomputer Deep Blue. Seirawan, with the able assistance of his fellow grandmaster Ron Henley, provides the viewer with riveting and penetrating insights into this historic chess event.
    img

    Pro Chess DVD - Vol. 3

    Our Price: $19.95
    Learn from Karpov - Chess Lecture - Volume 93
    Catalog Code: DVD0093CL

    Examine the brilliance of Karpov with GM Bryan Smith. Anatoly Karpov was the 12th world champion, and is considered by many to be one of the greatest chess players of all time. Karpov is known for a well rounded style, and as a practical player, strategist and positional player.
    img

    Learn from Karpov - Chess Lecture - Volume 93

    Our Price: $19.95
    Karpov Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 96
    Hosted by GM Jesse Kraai
    Catalog Code: DVD0096CL

    Anatoly Karpov was the 12th world champion and is considered by many to be one of the greatest players of all time. His tournament successes include over 160 first-place finishes. He had a peak Elo rating of 2780, and his 90 total months at world number one is second all-all time just behind Garry Kasparov.
    img

    Karpov Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 96

    Our Price: $19.95
    Bobby Fischer - Complete Games Of the American World Chess Champion
    Catalog Code: B0009HY

    A thorough look at the games of the man recognized as the greatest Chess player of all time. Bobby Fischer's genius and uncompromised attitude raised the entire world's consciousness of chess and paved the way for multi-million dollar prize funds enjoyed by today's top players.
    img

    Bobby Fischer - Complete Games Of the American World Chess Champion

    Our Price: $19.95
    ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 55 - A Tribute to Bobby Fischer
    Catalog Code: DVD0055RM

    This DVD is Grandmaster Roman Dzindzichashvili's tribute to "the greatest pure chess genius of all time" ---Robert J. "Bobby" Fischer.
    img

    ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 55 - A Tribute to Bobby Fischer

    Our Price: $19.95
    Bobby Fischer Comes Home
    The Final Years in Iceland, a Saga of Friendship and Lost Illusions
    Catalog Code: B0109NIC

    Bobby Fischer Comes Home tells the story of their complicated friendship and paints an intimate portrait of the last years of the man who many see as the greatest chess player that ever lived.
    img

    Bobby Fischer Comes Home

    Our Price: $19.95
    Fischer vs. Spassky
    The Chess Match of the Century
    Catalog Code: B0168IS

    The World Chess Championship Match 1972 The chess match of the century has finally taken place and chess masters throughout the world have already agreed that some of the games are among the greatest that have ever been played.
    img

    Fischer vs. Spassky

    Our Price: $19.95
    E-DVD WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 5 - Bobby Fischer's Most Brilliant Instructional Games and Combinations
    Catalog Code: E-DVD0005SP

    Susan Polgar will share with you her personal knowledge of Bobby Fischer. Susan answers some of the questions everyone wants to know like who would have won the Fischer vs. Karpov match in 1975; the impact Fischer had on chess; what she learned from Bobby and how he compares with today's best.
    img

    E-DVD WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 5 - Bobby Fischer's Most Brilliant Instructional Games and Combinations

    Our Price: $19.95
    Chess World Championship 1972 - Fischer vs. Spassky
    The Definitive Work of the Great Match. A Comment And Diagram After Every Move.
    Catalog Code: B0279IS

    This is the most complete book on the Match for the World Chess Championship between Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky. For every move, there is a diagram and an explanation of the reasons for the move. This new version of this timeless classic includes a new introduction, which includes comments and revelations by leading Soviet Grandmasters concerning the match and its outcome.
    img

    Chess World Championship 1972 - Fischer vs. Spassky

    Our Price: $19.95
    Petrosian's Legacy
    Catalog Code: B0150IS

    This book was originally published in Russian as Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian Chess Lectures. The publisher was Soviet Radio. Every chess enthusiast should have this important work in his chess library.
    img

    Petrosian's Legacy

    Our Price: $19.95
    Tal Botvinnik 1960
    Catalog Code: B0001RE

    One of the greatest books ever written about a world championship match. Take a trip with the Magician from Riga as he invites you to share his thoughts and feelings as he does battle for the world title.
    img

    Tal Botvinnik 1960

    Our Price: $19.95
    EBOOK - Mikhail Tal - Tactical Genius
    Catalog Code: E-B0224EM

    Did you ever notice how some famous GM games are more interesting to play through than others? For instance, tell me you have a Tartakower or Nimzowitsch game and I'm sorry, but I just can't get that excited. But tell me you have a Fischer, Alekhine, or Tal game you want to show me and woo-hoo!, break out the milk and cookies because I know I'm in for a real treat! And Mikhail Tal: Tactical Genius by Alexander Raetsky and Maxim Chetverik is loaded with enough tasty treats to satisfy the most demanding of palates.
    img

    EBOOK - Mikhail Tal - Tactical Genius

    Our Price: $19.95
    Chess Psychologist World Champion Tal
    Catalog Code: B0179IS

    This book contains 60 games in Descriptive Notation annotated by Liepnieks and other Latvian masters including Edmars Mednis, Paul Tautvaisas and John Tums based on the notes by Tal. It also includes Tal's Chess Quiz based on 10 of Tal's games. (WARNING: This quiz is too difficult. You will not be able to solve the problems.)
    img

    Chess Psychologist World Champion Tal

    Our Price: $19.95
    World Champion Smyslov and His 120 Best Games
    Catalog Code: B0178IS

    This collection of best games of Smyslov is probably the best collection of his annotated games in Descriptive Notation. This book was first published in 1958, the year that Vassily Smyslov was World Chess Champion.
    img

    World Champion Smyslov and His 120 Best Games

    Our Price: $19.95
    Smyslov Endgames - PART 1 - Chess Lecture - Volume 48
    Catalog Code: DVD0048CL

    GM Jesse Kraai reviews Vassily Smyslov, one of his favorite players of all time. Jesse claims studying Smyslov’s endgames helped him to become a Grandmaster.Vasily Vasilyevich Smyslov (Russian March 24, 1921 – 27 March 2010) was a Soviet and Russian Grandmaster and was World Chess Champion from 1957 to 1958. He was a Candidate for the World Chess Championship on eight times (1948, 1950, 1953, 1956, 1959, 1965, 1983, and 1985). Smyslov twice tied for first at the Soviet Championship (1949, 1955), and his total of 17 Chess Olympiad medals won is an all-time record. In five European Team Championships, Smyslov won ten gold medals.
    img

    Smyslov Endgames - PART 1 - Chess Lecture - Volume 48

    Our Price: $19.95

Items 37 to 72 of 284 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Grid  List 

Set Descending Direction

What Our Customers Are Saying About The House Of Staunton

lb