= 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 164 years of
Harper’s for only $39.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

February 2015

The War of the World

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Sharp Edge of Life

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Great Republican Land Heist

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Captive Market

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Day of the Sea

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
The Great Republican Land Heist·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The wholesale transfer of public lands to state control may never be achieved. But the goal might be more subtle: to attack the value of public lands.”
Photograph by Chad Ress
Article
The Sharp Edge of Life·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The struggle of the novelist has been to establish a measure, a view of human nature, and usually, though not always, as large a view as belief and imagination can wring from observable facts.”
Photo by Eddie Adams/Associated Press
Article
Captive Market·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Fear of random violence lives on, but the reality is that violent-crime rates have dropped to levels not seen since the early Seventies."
Photograph by Richard Ross
Article
The Day of the Sea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Fifteen judges will then sit together in a wood-paneled room, in a city thousands of miles from the Andes, and decide whether the ocean Bolivia claims as its right will at last be returned to it.”
Photo by Fabio Cuttica/Contrasto/Redux
Post
Introducing the February Issue·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Ruin of the West
Christopher Ketcham investigates Cliven Bundy’s years-long battle with the BLM, Annie Murphy reflects on Bolivia’s lost coast, and more
Painting by Richard Prince, whose work was on view in October at Gagosian Gallery in New York City © The artist. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery

Percentage increase in the annual number of polio cases in Pakistan since 2005:

A bowl of 4,000-year-old noodles was found in northwestern China; and a spokesman for the Chinese Academy of Sciences said that “this is the earliest empirical evidence of noodles ever found.”

A federal judge sentenced the journalist Barrett Brown to 63 months in prison for sharing a link to information stolen from the private-intelligence firm Stratfor by a hacker in 2011. “Good news!” Brown said in a statement. “They’re now going to send me to investigate the prison-industrial complex.”

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