= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1862 / January | View All Issues |

January 1862

Article

145-158 PDF

The Franconian Switzerland·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

159-182 PDF

History of the United States Navy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

182 PDF

Frost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

183-185 PDF

The Zou-Zou·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

186-195 PDF

Penny Dexter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

195-200 PDF

My brier-wood pipe, and what it cost me·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

200-201 PDF

Castle Pinckney·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

–1861

Fiction

202-218 PDF

Orley Farm (chaps. XXXIII-XXXVI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

218-223 PDF

Mehetabel Wesley·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

223 PDF

Under green leaves·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

224-232 PDF

Samuel F.B. Morse·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

233-245 PDF

The adventures of Philip (chaps. XXV-XXVI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

245-251 PDF

Courtship by character·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

251-252 PDF

Hints for travelers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

253-258 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s table

259-264 PDF

Editor’s table·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s table

259-264 PDF

Discipline·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

264 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

264-266 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

264-269 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

266-267 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

267-269 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

269-270 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

269-274 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

270-271 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

271 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

271-272 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

272 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

272 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

272 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

272-273 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

273 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

273 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

273 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

273-274 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Our foreign bureau

274 PDF

Our foreign bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

274-277 PDF

The first record of corporal punishment·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

274-284 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

277 PDF

Obituary. Lines on the departed·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

277-278 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

278-279 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

279 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

279 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

279 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

279 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

279-280 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

280 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

280 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

280 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

280 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

281 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

281 PDF

Reading old letters·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

281 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

282 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

282 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

283 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

283 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

283 PDF

New readings of an old author·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

284 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

284 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Cartoon

285-286 PDF

The romance of Miss Smith’s bonnet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fashions for January

287-288 PDF

Fashions for January·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $34.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2014

50,000 Life Coaches Can’t Be Wrong

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Quinoa Quarrel

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

You Had to Be There

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Study in Sherlock

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“In Thunupa’s footsteps grew a miraculous plant that could withstand drought, cold, and even salt, and still produce a nutritious grain.”
Photograph by Lisa M. Hamilton
Article
A Study in Sherlock·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“It is central to the pleasure of the Sherlock Holmes stories that they invite play, and that they were never meant to be taken seriously.”
Illustration by Frederic Dorr Steele
Post
My Top 5 Metal Albums and Their Poetic Counterparts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“1. Death, The Sound of Perseverance (Nuclear Blast, 1998)”
Photograph (detail) by Peter Beste
Article
Found Money·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“I have spent my entire adult existence in a recession. Like most people I talk to, I assume the forces that control the market are at best random and at worst rigged. The auction shows only confirm that suspicion.”
Illustration by Steven Dana
Post
The School of Permanent Revolución·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The University of Venezuela has provided a consistent counterweight to governmental authority, but it has also reliably produced the elite of whatever group replaced the status quo.”
Photograph © Daniel Lansberg-Rodríguez

Percentage of Americans who say they would not enjoy spending time with their own clone:

70

Astronomers recorded the most powerful pulse of radiation ever observed; the radiation was emitted from a pulsar 12,000 light-years from Earth and was “capable of totally vaporising and ionising all known materials, shredding them into hot plasma.”

Alberta dentist Michael Zuk, the owner of a molar that belonged to John Lennon, revealed that he hoped to clone a new Lennon and raise him as a son. “Hopefully keep him away from drugs,” said Zuk, “but, you know, guitar lessons wouldn’t hurt.”

Subscribe to the Weekly Review newsletter. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your email address!

HARPER’S FINEST