= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1883 / July | View All Issues |

July 1883

illustration

164 PDF

The witch’s daughter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

165-182 PDF

A famous London suburb·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

183-187 PDF

Conventional art·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

188-201 PDF

The Romanoffs (II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

201-208 PDF

Born to good luck·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

208-212 PDF

The Declaration of Independence in a new light·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

212 PDF

The fee of the Dioscuri·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

213-224 PDF

The second generation of Englishmen in America·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

224 PDF

Thy love·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

225-240 PDF

Chatterton and his associates·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Drama

240-244 PDF

Quite private. A drawing-room commedietta·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

245-265 PDF

Cincinnati·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

266 PDF

Song·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

267-291 PDF

A castle in Spain (chaps. XVI-XXII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

292-296 PDF

The education of women·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

296-298 PDF

Aunt Maria and the autophone·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

298-303 PDF

Political honors in China·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

303-304 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

303-309 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

304-305 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

305-307 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

307-308 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

308-309 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s literary record

309-317 PDF

Editor’s literary record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s literary record

309-317 PDF

Editor’s literary record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s historical record

318 PDF

Editor’s historical record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

319 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

319 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

319-320 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

319-324 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

320 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

320 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

320-321 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321-322 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322-323 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323-324 PDF

Seward’s little bell·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection, Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Revised anecdotes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Diogenes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Alexander and Bucephalus·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Cæsar and the pilot·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Mohammed and the spider·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 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

May 2016

Fighting Chance

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Front Runner

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Habits of Highly Cynical People

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Unhackable

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

American Imperium

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
Elisabeth Zerofsky on Marine Le Pen, Paul Wachter on the quest for an unhackable email, Rebecca Solnit on cynical people, Andrew J. Bacevich on truth and fiction in the age of war, Samuel James photographs E.P.L. soccer, a story by Vince Passaro, and more

I sat in a taxi with Emma and her son, Stak, all three bodies muscled into the rear seat, and the boy checked the driver’s I.D. and immediately began to speak to the man in an unrecognizable language.

I conferred quietly with Emma, who said he was studying Pashto, privately, in his spare time. Afghani, she said, to enlighten me further.

Illustration by Taylor Callery
Article
Front Runner·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"The F.N. asked to be sent to an institution whose legitimacy it did not accept, and French voters rewarded the party with first place in the election."
Illustration (detail) by Matthew Richardson
Memoir
I Am Your Conscious, I Am Love·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A paean 2 Prince
"And one thinks, Looking into Prince's eyes must be like looking at the world."
Photo ©© PeterTea
Article
Stop Hillary!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"As wacky as it sometimes appears on the surface, American politics has an amazing stability and continuity about it."
Article
Plexiglass·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I sat in a taxi with Emma and her son, Stak, all three bodies muscled into the rear seat, and the boy checked the driver’s I.D. and immediately began to speak to the man in an unrecognizable language.

I conferred quietly with Emma, who said he was studying Pashto, privately, in his spare time. Afghani, she said, to enlighten me further.

Photograph (detail) by Karine Laval

Amount of cash inmates compete to grab from between a bull’s horns each year at the Oklahoma State Prison Rodeo:

$100

There were new reports of cannibalism in North Korea.

The Finnish postal service announced it will begin mowing lawns on Tuesdays.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Mississippi Drift

By

Matt was happy enough to sustain himself on the detritus of a world he saw as careening toward self-destruction, and equally happy to scam a government he despised. 'I’m glad everyone’s so wasteful,' he told me. 'It supports my lifestyle.'

Subscribe Today