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I Ching or book of changes

£34.99

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The I Ching, or Book of Changes, represents one of the first efforts of the human mind to place itself in the universe. It has exerted a living influence in China for three thousand years. Beginning in the dawn of history as a book of oracles, the Book of Changes outgrew its limitation when ethical values were attached to the pronouncements of the oracle; it became a book of wisdom, eventually one of the Five Classics of Confucianism and provided the common source for both Confucian and Taoist philosophy.

Book is in good condition. Some wear to the dust cover.

Item details

Author(s):
Richard Wilhelm, Cary F Baynes
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1977
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
740
Publisher:
Routledge London
Title:
I Ching or book of changes

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The I Ching, or Book of Changes, represents one of the first efforts of the human mind to place itself in the universe. It has exerted a living influence in China for three thousand years. Beginning in the dawn of history as a book of oracles, the Book of Changes outgrew its limitation when ethical values were attached to the pronouncements of the oracle; it became a book of wisdom, eventually one of the Five Classics of Confucianism and provided the common source for both Confucian and Taoist philosophy.

Book is in good condition. Some wear to the dust cover.

Author(s):
Richard Wilhelm, Cary F Baynes
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1977
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
740
Publisher:
Routledge London
Title:
I Ching or book of changes

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