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  • Author:
    Afek

    Good news: any chess player can improve their game by regularly solving tactical problems! Even the great combinations of the great masters are based on a small number of simple tactics that anyone can learn and apply. Unlike memorizing a bunch of opening variations, solving tactical exercises will surely seem very enjoyable and inspiring to you.  This book is intended for rated chess players who want to improve their tactical vision, as well as combinational and counting skills. The author, an international master in practical play and a grandmaster in composition, an experienced coach and a popular writer, carefully selected spectacular combinations with sacrifices from the work of world champions, as well as brilliant studies that demonstrate tactical ideas in their purest form.  The book deals with 15 basic tactics and motives. 342 combinations and etudes are intended for independent solution. For a wide range of chess lovers. 

  • Author:
    Tal

    Tal Mikhail Nekhemievich (11/9/1936 - 06/28/1992) eighth world champion (1960 - 1961), international grandmaster (1957). Latvian Champion 1953, 1965 USSR Champion 1957, 1958, 1967, 1972, 1974, 1978 Eight-time winner of the World Chess Olympiads as part of the USSR team, six-time European champion and three-time world champion among students in the team competition. Winner of the first unofficial World Blitz Championship (1988). Winner of interzonal tournaments 1958, 1964, 1979, Candidates Tournament 1959, participant of two matches for the world championship and seven matches of candidates. He won 44 international tournaments. The most complete collection of M. Tal's games is designed for a wide range of chess amateurs

    20.69 $
  • Author:
    Chernyshov

  • Author:
    Kalinichenko

    44.00 $
  • Author:
    Karpov

    New, significantly enlarged edition of the famous book - 75 games. Anatoly Karpov is the greatest expert on Caro-Kann defense. He scored many bright victories in it, playing both white and black. In this paper, the multiple world champion talks about the most important and interesting discoveries made in the Caro-Kann defense. Many examples from modern practice are given.

    17.24 $
  • The height of the king is 95 mm, the diameter of the base of the king is 42 mm. Currently used in tournaments of the Central House of Chess Players. The kit is sold without a board.

    49.66 $
  • Magnetic road chess: folding board-case made of artificial leather, tablet-figures with a convex image. Wallet size 19x22 cm. The playing field is 15.5 x 15.5 cm. Cell 2x2 cm.

    51.72 $
  • Author:
    Geller

    A new book by a famous coach is devoted to such an important section of chess tactics as forced checkmate. Variants with continuous checks do not require special training; they are quite simple and understandable even for entry-level players. Through the prism of numerous checks, the reader can not only learn to flawlessly checkmate the opponent's king, but also gain basic knowledge of other techniques that will inevitably be required for further study of tactics. The book contains 1500 positions saturated with tactical resources, of which 1380 & ndash; for an independent solution. The tutorial is divided into 31 chapters, most of which are devoted to one specific tactical technique with a detailed explanation. Chapters titled 'Combinations' are designed to consolidate the passed material and test the acquired knowledge. The final chapter (120 positions) makes the book useful for chess players of even the highest level, since it is composed exclusively of difficult problems and is a universal test that checks the ability to put a forced checkmate. For a wide range of chess lovers.

    22.76 $
  • Author:
    Zamlelova

  • The height of the king is 7.7 cm.

    14.28 $
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    310.93 $

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    Mit 1 gefalteten Tabelle, 1 Textabbildung und vielen Diagrammen. XVI, 416 Seiten. Pappband mit goldgeprägtem Titeldruck und Goldverzierung auf Rücken. (44) * Exlibris auf Innendeckel. Innen gebräunt und fleckig, teilweise stärker und mit einigen handschriftlichen Notizen. Wenige Seiten mit Defekten, S. 179 - 190 verheftet. Einband verblichen, bestoßen, stärker angestaubt und fleckig.

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    It is a rule of course on the game. 1808 - London - William Miller (complete set of two volumes). PHOTO PHOTO PHOTO PHOTO PHOTO PHOTO PHOTO

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    Henri Rinck (French Henri Rinck, January 10, 1870, Lyon & mdash; February 17, 1952, Badalona ) & mdash; French chess player and chess composer, classic of contemporary art etude. Rink & mdash; the author of more than 1,500 studies, 58 of them received first prizes at competitions. In 1909, Rink released his first compilation of & laquo; 150 studies & raquo; (fr. 150 fins de partie) with a foreword by Johann Berger. The book was reprinted in 1913, 1919 (the number of etudes rose to 300) and in 1927, including 700 etudes. & nbsp; 4th edition & laquo; 150 etudes & raquo ;. Autographed by Rink to Georges Renault. Georges Reno (fr. Georges Renaud; January 8, 1893, Nancy & mdash; July 28, 1975) & mdash ; French chess player. Champion of France (1923). The French national team is a participant in the 1st Olympiad (1927) in London. Art W.

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    A book on chess problems.

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    The first Italian edition of the famous book, which reflected the rapid development of chess theory in the mid-16th century and marked the transition of chess hegemony in Europe from Spain to Italy. Subsequently, the book was repeatedly reprinted and translated into numerous languages of the world. Extreme rarity. Rui Lopez de Segura, (1540 & ndash; 1580) & ndash; one of the strongest chess players of his time, who made a huge contribution to chess theory. For example, the most popular chess debut (& laquo; Spanish party & raquo;), abroad today is called & laquo; Rui Lopez's debut & raquo ;. Condition: very good, collectible

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    620.69 $

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    with several modes of attack and defense; to which are added, twenty-five chess problems on diagrams. From the library of Lothar Schmid, grand master, the largest collector in the world. Lothar Maximilian Lorenz Schmid ( Lothar Schmid; May 10, 1928, Dresden & mdash; May 18, 2013, Bamberg) & mdash; German chess player, grandmaster (1959), grand master of the ICCF & nbsp;

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    667.39 $

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    Ein popul & # 228; res Handbuch mit vielen Spielbeschreibungen in franz & # 246; sischer Sprache, das seit 1718 das viel erweiterte und neu bearbeitete Auflagen erlebte. "Avertissement ...: L '& # 233; dition ... est beaucoup plus parfaite que celles qui ont paru jusqu' & # 224; present ..." Die Abteilung Schach ist im 3. Band auf den Seiten 202 bis 330 dargestellt. Das Frontispiz zeigt zwei Herren beim Schachspiel, drei Personen beim Kartenspiel und im Hintergrund eine Billardszene. Die gefalteten Tafeln zeigen Darstellungen u. a. von Schachfiguren und Trictracstellungen. Zustand: Innen gebr u unt und gering fleckig. Der sch & # 246; ne Einband ist etwas besto & # 223; en, R & # 252; cken mit restaurierten Defekten.

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    The famous book about the uncrowned world champion. 751 party and composition. VIII, 553 Seiten. Adolf Anderssen (1818 - 1879) gewann 1851 das erste Turnier in London; seitdem unbestrittener Vork mp mpfer Deutschlands.

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    Mit vielen Diagrammen. 79 S. Original geheftet. (44) * Linde - N. 1301. Seltene Ausgabe mit Beiträgen zu Eröffnungen, Endspielen und Aufgaben. Innen etwas gebräunt. Umschlag etwas angestaubt, mit Knickspuren. Rücken verblichen, oben und unten mit Defekten.

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    Paper covers. Spine is slightly chipped, water-stain to front cover, paper browned as common for that period. Very good. Rare in such good condition.

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    414.58 $

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    Volume 3 of the American Chess Bulletin - 1906. Binding tight and strong but worn and frayed. Internally, good. 260 pp

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    Complete year of the American Chess Bulletin - 1914. Unbound with normal wear to wrappers. Internally good