September 2005
Spirit Book;2005, p275
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A profile of Arthur Thomas Myers is presented. Born in 1851 in England, Myers was a founding member of the Society for Psychical Research (SPR) and served on its council from 1888 to 1894. His field of interest include paranormal healing, which led him to study hypnotism. He was joined by neurologist Pierre Janet in experimenting with telepathic hypnosis.


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