Find I Ching by Blofeld, John at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. I Ching translated by John Blofeld. John Blofeld () was a British writer on Asian religion and philosophy. His version of I Ching, puhblished originally. I Ching the Book of Change: A New Translation of the Ancient Chinese Text with Detailed Instructions for its Practical Use in Divination. John Eaton Calthorpe I.

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No commentary is included. It has a foreword by the famous psychoanalyst C. Based on the work of contemporary commentators Gao Heng and Li Hansan, as well as Whincup’s own understanding, rather than traditional commentaries that have been shown to be flawed.

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Wilhelm TranslatorC. Also a treatment of the phases of the moon in terms of yin and yang. I don’t think much of them. It’s very clear and straightforward.

Rare Book Cellar Published: Shchutskii died in a Stalinist labour camp in — his skull crushed by a chain — his manuscript gathering dust in a bookbinders for many years. What makes Biblio different?

Better World Books Condition: There are many English translations of the book. Nicely put, and that’s right. A serious-minded and thorough book that deals with symbolism, historical example, analogies and correspondences, transformation of lines, and penetrating discussion of phrases.

These are the kind of books that should be being published. The Book of Change Blofeld, John transl. This is marginally better, but still contains misreadings. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Needless to say, Boardman is not listed in her ‘further reading’. Buy the selected items together This item: They also give the eight coin Pa Ch’ien method for consulting the book, which I have not seen elsewhere. The author is a psychotherapist, and clearly much of that outlook informs her approach.


Customers who bought this item also bought. The authors say it is a distillation from four of the best contemporary Chinese commentaries chosen from over forty widely in use today, though only one is mentioned specifically. But about his calendaric references, at least in my limited experience with that, I find them unuseful. Sold by fengshuisale and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. The author appears to be qualified in Chinese medicine.

Penguin Non-Classics I see little point in using this book in place of the source text — why go via a middleman? Book Cover wasn’t in Perfect conditions and printing a little smudged. C F Russell was a follower u the occultist Aleister Crowley. Russell Books Ltd Published: Henry Wei’s translation was in part urged by Blofeld’s comments, and Wei in turn criticises both Wilhelm and Blofeld.

Find Rare Books Book Value. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. This copy of I Ching: Ships from and sold by Amazon. It was none other than the German philosopher Leibniz who wrote the first known Western commentary of it inpointing out its binary system.

Blofedl a tendency to render every situation as make-or-break. It makes the task of looking up the Chinese characters far easier for the amateur translator.

She crystallises ideas in a way that feels very up-to-the-minute. It’s a little bit dated now but I’d still put it in my top twelve out of The Book of Change Compass. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. In his translation he does not depart greatly from Wilhelm, though I am sure he is quite capable blofelr making a few improvements.


I Ching Online – English Versions of I Ching, The Book of Change

I was surprised shortly after buying it to come across a paragraph quoted from Arthur Waley’s book review of Hellmut Wilhelm’s ‘Change’, as this solved something I was puzzling over. I reviewed this book at length in the previous issue [of ‘The Oracle’].

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u First chong inthis was the only English translation widely available until Wilhelm-Baynes appeared in Use the Facebook field on some of these web pages to comment the I Ching or this website. Deals with advanced divination, astrologies, directionology, and geomancy. The book’s wide popularity today, though, definitely stems from an interest u it as a tool for divination.

Published by The Aquarian Press, Whether we use the I Ching for divination or to study the principles involved with it, if we allow ourselves to be governed by its teachings, we shall enrich the content of our lives, free ourselves from anxiety, and become harmless or even intelligently helpful to others and pleasant companions to ourselves.

Yet the comment they place under it is actually what should go with ‘Arrogant dragon’.