By Harold Rabinowitz, Rob Kaplan

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There they as a whole, with to be them taken in some the are. King indication, perhaps, of the action circumstances which he supposes symbolise, and whether that action will be or Then the duke of K&u, beginning lucky unlucky. with the first or bottom line, expresses, by means of a to symbolical or emblematical illustration, the significance of each line, with a similar indication of the good or bad fortune of action taken in connexion with it. The king's hexagram will be found to be in harmony with the combined significance of the six lines as interpreted by his son.

9 Regis' coadjutors in the work were the Fathers Joseph de Mailla, who turned the Chinese into Latin word for woid, and compared the result with the Manau version of the Yl and Peter du Tartre, whose principal business was to supply the historical illustrations Regis himself revised all their work and enlarged it, adding his own dissertations and note*.. See Prospectus Opens, immediately after M. Mold's Preface. 1 See a communication on certain new views about the Yt in ; THE JO its Y! KING. authors in the twelfth century B.

At length come I The seventh hexagram. what I have said on the by an example. It shall be the to illustrate subject-matter of the Yi treatment of the seventh hexagram which king The character and in fact, in is (=_=) Wan named Sze, meaning Hosts. meaning multitudes ' ' also explained as ; a feudal kingdom, the multitudes of the all to become its army, when occasion were liable people and the host and the population might be required, As terms. Froude expresses it in the interchangeable ' * ' ' Every man was regimented somewhere/ The hexagram Sze is composed of the two trigrams Khan (~ ~) and Khwan (= =), exhibiting waters and in other symbolisms besides collected on the earth introductory chapter to his History of England, * ; that of the Yi, waters indicate assembled multitudes of men.

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