= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1875 / February | View All Issues |

February 1875

Poetry

305-306 PDF

The angel of the twilight·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

306-322 PDF

New Washington·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

322 PDF

The difference·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

323-337 PDF

Caricature among the ancients·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

337-346 PDF

The French Institute and Academies·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

346-351 PDF

Wonders of the lowlands·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

352-356 PDF

Professor Fawcett·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

356-370 PDF

Rape of the gamp (chaps. XVII-XVIII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

370 PDF

True fitness·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

392-402 PDF

Christian missions·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

402-409 PDF

Electra·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

409-417 PDF

De Witt Clinton as a politician·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

417-421 PDF

Little Iceberg·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

421 PDF

Evanescence·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

425-440 PDF

Miss Angel (chaps. I-VII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

440 PDF

Longing·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

441-442 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

442-443 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

443 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

443-444 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

444-445 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Reviews

445-449 PDF

Editor’s literary record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

449-456 PDF

Editor’s scientific record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

452-454 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

454 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

454 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

454 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

454-455 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

455 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

455 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

455 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

455 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

455 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

455 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

455-456 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

456 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

456 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

456 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

456 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 165 years of
Harper’s for only $45.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

March 2017

Texas is the Future

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Family Values

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Itchy Nose

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Black Like Who?

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Matter of Life

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

City of Gilt

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Texas is the Future·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Illustration (detail) by John Ritter
Post
The Forty-Fifth President·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Photograph (detail) by Philip Montgomery
Article
Itchy Nose·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Artwork (detail) © The Kazuto Tatsuta/Kodansha Ltd
Article
A Matter of Life·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Photograph (detail) by Edwin Tse
Article
Black Like Who?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Photograph © Jon Lowenstein/NOOR

Chances that a body of water in Mexico is too contaminated to swim in:

3 in 4

Sensory analysts created the perfect cheese sandwich.

Trump issued an executive memorandum expediting the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued the permits required to complete the project to Energy Transfer Partners, a company in which Trump once had a stake of as much as $1 million.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Who Goes Nazi?

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

By

"It is an interesting and somewhat macabre parlor game to play at a large gathering of one’s acquaintances: to speculate who in a showdown would go Nazi. By now, I think I know. I have gone through the experience many times—in Germany, in Austria, and in France. I have come to know the types: the born Nazis, the Nazis whom democracy itself has created, the certain-to-be fellow-travelers. And I also know those who never, under any conceivable circumstances, would become Nazis."

Subscribe Today