Dresser, Horatio (1866 - 1954)

Genre: Non-Fiction - Scholarly

Philosopher, editor and author Horatio W. Dresser was born in Yarmouth, ME. His parents were followers of P.P. Quimby and the New Thought Movement. He recived his A. B., Master's and Ph.D all from Harvard. He worked as publisher and editor of his own publication, Journal of Practical Metaphysics, which later merged with Arena for which he became assistant editor. He wrote several books dealing with metaphysics and the New Thought Movement.

Selected Bibliography

  • The Quimby Manuscripts: Showing the Discovery of Spiritual Healing and the Origin of Christian Science (1921)
  • A History of Modern Philosophy (1928)
  • Outlines of the Psychology of Religion (1929)