This is a complete list of the best chess books on the Ruy Lopez. The Ruy Lopez is named after 16th-century Spanish bishop Ruy López de Segura whom authored this opening. It is one of the most popular openings played with a vast number of variations that branch out from this basic opening. Whether a new player or experienced, the Ruy Lopez is an opening you want to add to our arsenal! Please note that these books are available for purchase from Amazon and these links will take you to Amazon.com to allow you to view specific details on the book. Amazon offers the largest selection, lowest prices, and the very best shipping rates available including Prime shipping for many products!