= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1885 / July | View All Issues |

July 1885

Article

165-180 PDF

The Mohammadans in India·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Poetry

181-188 PDF

Midsummer on Mount Desert·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

188-193 PDF

A day’s “drive” with Montana cow-boys·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

193-216 PDF

The city of Buffalo·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

217-227 PDF

Ampersand·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

227-240 PDF

His Royal Highness’s love affair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

240-261 PDF

A silk dress·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

261-277 PDF

Indian summer (I-IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

277 PDF

High days and holidays·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

278-283 PDF

Aunt Powell’s will·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

284-304 PDF

East Angels (chaps. IX-X)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

304-308 PDF

The story of the “America”·

= 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 easy chair

308-313 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

309-310 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

310-311 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

311-312 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

312-313 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s literary record

313-318 PDF

Editor’s literary record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s literary record

313-318 PDF

Editor’s literary record·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s historical record

319 PDF

Editor’s historical record·

= 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

320-324 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

A summer song with plenty of chorus·

= 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

Tobe·

= 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 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

A fable for critics·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $45.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2015

Beyond the Broken Window

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

In Search of a Stolen Fiddle

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Displaced in the D.R.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Quietest Place in the Universe

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Black Hat, White Hat

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Displaced in the D.R.·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“How is it possible that my birth certificate is invalid if I was born here?”
Photograph by Pierre Michel Jean
Article
The Quietest Place in the Universe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Gaitskell and his colleagues are approaching the revelation of a new order, a new universe, in which even light will be known differently, and darkness as well.”
Painting by Sebastiaan Bremer
Article
The Test of Time·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“One by one his books dismantle the idea that art consoles, that art contains truths, that art expresses the soul. He insists on the artificiality and createdness of his narratives.”
Article
Saving the Whale, Again·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“While the other Wall Street behemoths are currently tapering their derivatives trading, Citi has been expanding its own.”
Illustration by Ross MacDonald
[Browsings]
On Broadway·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Photograph by the author

Chance that an American would give up at least one week of life to avoid taking a pill every day:

1 in 3

Iowa urologists reported that only a minor portion of locker-room teasing arises from “the presence of excess foreskin”; most teasing targets small penises.

A pair of Russian film directors asked President Vladimir Putin to invest $18 million in a new restaurant chain intended to drive McDonald’s out of the Russian market. “Every project these days,” a Russian television personality said of the proposal, “must be smothered in patriotic sauce.”

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Subways Are for Sleeping

By

“Shelby is waiting for something. He himself does not know what it is. When it comes he will either go back into the world from which he came, or sink out of sight in the morass of alcoholism or despair that has engulfed other vagrants.”

Subscribe Today