= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1869 / October | View All Issues |

October 1869

Article

625-639 PDF

A health trip to Brazil. II.–Rio and its environs·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

640-647 PDF

The woodcock·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

647-651 PDF

Border reminiscences (chaps. VII-VIII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

651 PDF

To my friend·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

652-667 PDF

The Helderbergs·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

674 PDF

A school-girl of the period·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

675-686 PDF

A brave lady (chaps. VIII-IX)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

687-696 PDF

The story of Leah and Rachel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

697-713 PDF

Loyola and the Jesuits·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

713-720 PDF

Lieutenant Barker’s ghost story·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

720 PDF

Under the trees·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

721-727 PDF

The new Timothy (part eleventh)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

727-739 PDF

My enemy’s daughter (chaps. XXIX-XXX)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

739-749 PDF

Ismail Pacha of Egypt·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

749-752 PDF

Fido·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

753-759 PDF

Public lodgers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

759-763 PDF

A sea of troubles·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

764-767 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

764-770 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

767-769 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

769-770 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s book table

770-776 PDF

Editor’s book table·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s book table

770-776 PDF

Editor’s book table·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

776-777 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

778 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

778 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

778 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

778 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

778-784 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

779 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

779 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

779 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

779 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

779-780 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

780 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

780 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

780 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

780-781 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

781 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

781 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

781 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

781 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

781-782 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

782 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

782 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

782 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

782-783 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

783 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

783-784 PDF

“Excelsior” in “Pigeon English”·

= 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 non-Christian Americans who say they believe in the resurrection of Christ:

52

A newly translated Coptic text alleged Judas’ kiss to have been necessitated by Jesus’ ability to shape-shift.

Russia reportedly dropped a series of math texts from a list of recommended curricular books because its illustrations featured too many non-Russian characters. “Gnomes, Snow White,” said a Russian education expert, “these are representatives of a foreign-language culture.”

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

HARPER’S FINEST