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The Original I Ching Oracle: The Pure and…

The Original I Ching Oracle: The Pure and Complete Texts with Concordance

by Rudolf Ritsema

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    The Elements of The I Ching by Stephen Karcher (jadler)
    jadler: Rudolf Ritsema and Stephen Karcher worked together with the first edition of the vast and massive translation/interpretation with concordance (1994, ISBN 1852305363, LT work 5692112). For the next edition Ritsema chose not to work with Karcher, and managed to improve on what I considered the ultimate English I Ching. Ritsema's brick of a book is invaluable for in depth studies and personal interpretations, but I often find that Karcher's 'Elements of I Ching' manages to give a surprisingly "correct" image that fits the situation I have described, a short and straight forward description of the situation. I find that these two books complement each other. I have several other books on I Ching, but when it comes down to it, these two are the most used ones.… (more)

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There are many different translations of the I Ching, most of which are radically different from one another. Avoid combining them into one work unless you are certain they are substantially the same. Here is an excellent summary of the different editions: http://www.biroco.com/yijing/survey.h...
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