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Alexander Cannon

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Alexander Cannon
Born 4 August 1896(1896-08-04)
Leeds, West Yorkshire, England
Died 18 March 1963 (66)
Douglas, Isle of Man
Nationality British
Alma mater University of Leeds (M.B., Ch.B., 1924; M.D., 1928)[1]
Workplace(s) Colney Hatch Mental Hospital (London, UK)

James Alexander Cannon (August 4, 1896 - March 18, 1963), known in the press by such colourful appellations as the Yorkshire Yogi, was a British psychiatrist, hypnotist, stage magician, and occultist who claimed a variety of lineages and titles, including Kushog Yogi of Northern Tibet and Master of the Fifth of the Great White Lodge of the Himalayas.

Selected Bibliography

  • Cannon, Alexander (1932), Hypnotism, Magnetism and Faith-Healing, London: W. Heinemann Ltd. 
  • Cannon, Alexander; Hayes, Edmund Duncan Tranchell (1932), The Principles and Practice of Psychiatry, London: W. Heinemann Ltd. 
  • Cannon, Alexander (1933), The Invisible Influence: A Story of the Mystic Orient with Great Truths Which Can Never Die, London: Rider & Co., https://borderlandsciences.org/project/aura/ref/cannon/index.html 
  • Cannon, Alexander (1934), Powers That Be (The Mayfair Lectures), London: Francis Mott Company 
  • Cannon, Alexander; Hayes, Edmund Duncan Tranchell (1934), The Principles and Practice of Neurology, London: W. Heinemann Ltd. 
  • Cannon, Alexander (1936), The Science of Hypnotism, London: Rider & Co. 
  • Cannon, Alexander (1936), The Power of Karma in Relation to Destiny, London: Rider & Co., https://archive.org/details/in.ernet.dli.2015.217405 
  • Cannon, Alexander (1938), Sleeping Through Space: Revealing the Amazing Secrets of How To Get What You Want and Keep Well, Woodthorpe, Nottingham: Walcot Publishing Co. 
  • Cannon, Alexander (1947), The Shadow of Destiny, London, New York: Rider 
  • Cannon, Alexander (1953), The Power Within; the Re-Examination of Certain Psychological and Philosophical Concepts in the Light of Recent Investigations and Discoveries, New York: Dutton 

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References

  1. University of Leeds (1966), "Cannon, Alexander", Register of Graduates, p. 83