By CONFUCIUS,Edward (Translator) Slingerland,Edward Slingerland
This version is going past others that principally go away readers to their very own units in knowing this cryptic paintings, by way of supplying an entrée into the textual content that parallels the normal chinese language method of drawing close it: along Slingerland's beautiful rendering of the paintings are his translations of a variety of vintage chinese language commentaries that make clear tough passages, supply ancient and cultural context, and invite the reader to reflect on a number of interpretations. the suitable scholar version, this quantity additionally incorporates a normal creation, notes, a number of appendices—including a word list of technical phrases, references to trendy Western scholarship that time the best way for extra research, and an annotated bibliography.
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