= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1883 / March | View All Issues |

March 1883

Article

489-504 PDF

Across Arizona·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

505-519 PDF

The French voyageurs·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

519 PDF

The phantom ship·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Reviews

540-556 PDF

“Parsifal”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

557-558 PDF

Consola·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

558-564 PDF

Philip Wouvermans·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

564-571 PDF

For the Major (chap. VI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

571-586 PDF

Mrs. Claxton’s skeleton·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

597 PDF

Frost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

598-605 PDF

Torricelli·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

605 PDF

Lethe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

606-608 PDF

The morning star. An Indian superstition·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

608 PDF

An old bachelor’s valentine·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

608 PDF

The eagle trees·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

To J.G.W.

Fiction

609-627 PDF

Shandon bells (chaps. XXIX-XXXI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

627-628 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

627-633 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

628-629 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

629-631 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

631-632 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

632 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

632-633 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s literary record

633-642 PDF

Editor’s literary record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s literary record

633-642 PDF

Editor’s literary record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s historical record

642-643 PDF

Editor’s historical record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

643 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

643 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

643-644 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

643-648 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

644 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

644-648 PDF

King Alfred. A comic opera. In one act and two scenes.·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

488 , 520-539 PDF

Artist strolls in Holland (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $39.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

November 2014

Stop Hillary!

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

How the Islamic State was Won

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Cage Wars

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Everyday Grace

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Stop Hillary!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"What Hillary will deliver, then, is more of the same. And that shouldn’t surprise us."
Photograph by Joe Raedle
Post
A Band of Her Own·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"What in the poem is an unappealing display becomes, with the addition of the soul-influenced, flute-inflected background, funny, almost self-consciously so."
Photograph by AP/Bill Chaplis
Article
Cage Wars·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"In the 1970s, “Chickens’ Lib” was a handful of women in flower-print dresses holding signs, but in the past decade farm hens have become almost a national preoccupation."
Photograph by Adam Dickerson/Big Dutchman USA, courtesy Vande Bunte Farms
Article
Paradise Lost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Suffering Sappho! Here we still are, marching right into yet another century with our glass ceilings, unequal pay, unresolved work and child-care balance, and still marrying, forever marrying, men."
Illustration by Anthony Lister
Article
Off the Land·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Nearly half the reservation lives below the poverty line, with unemployment as high as 60 percent, little to no infrastructure, few entitlements, a safety net that never was, no industry to speak of, and a housing crisis that has been dire not for five years but since the reservation’s founding in 1855."
Illustration by Stan Fellows

Jobs created by every billion dollars of U.S. government defense spending:

21,000

Artists tend to have twice as many sexual partners as noncreative people.

Swiss retailer Migros cut off ties with a collectible-creamer company following the distribution of 2,000 creamers whose lids bore images of Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini. “You cannot put Pol Pot or a terrorist on a milk creamer,” said a Migros spokesman.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

In Praise of Idleness

By

I hope that after reading the following pages the leaders of the Y. M. C. A. will start a campaign to induce good young men to do nothing. If so, I shall not have lived in vain.

Subscribe Today