= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1890 / October | View All Issues |

October 1890

Literary notes

1-2 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Literary notes

1-4 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

2-3 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

3-4 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Advertising supplement

301-304 PDF

Portland, Oregon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

650-666 PDF

Antoine’s moose-yard·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

667-678 PDF

“The dragoness”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

679-682 PDF

The strange tale of a type-writer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

683-699 PDF

Port Tarascon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The last adventures of the illustrious Tartarin

Fiction

706-717 PDF

Tea Tephi in Amity. An episode·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

717-720 PDF

Reminiscences of N.P. Willis and Lydia Maria Child·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

720-723 PDF

“A-flaggin””·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

729-731 PDF

The dream of Phidias·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

732 PDF

Untitled·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection

732-738 PDF

Sonnets by Wordsworth·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

733 PDF

Untitled·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

734 PDF

Untitled·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

735-736 PDF

A parsonage in Oxfordshire·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

736-737 PDF

Between Namur and Liege·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

738 PDF

Rural ceremony·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

739-764 PDF

A white uniform·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

764-786 PDF

Agricultural Chili [sic]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

786-793 PDF

Nights at Newstead Abbey·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

793 PDF

An autumn song·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

illustration

794 PDF

An infelicitous question·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

795-796 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

795-800 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

796-797 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

797-799 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

799-800 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

800-801 PDF

– (I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

800-804 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

801 PDF

– (II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

801-802 PDF

– (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

802-803 PDF

– (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

803-804 PDF

– (V)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

805 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

806-807 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

806-810 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

The haze of autumn·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

A revelation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection, Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

Quatrains·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection, Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

Some Pat stories·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

An acknowledgment·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

The wrong way up·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

A learned jehu·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

A strong argument·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

808 PDF

Upon Abbey, his illustrious illustrations·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

808 PDF

Too soft of heart·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

808 PDF

A grandmother’s perhaps·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

808 PDF

Where else could it be?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

809 PDF

Uncle John and his nephew Charles·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

810 PDF

Cooling the wine·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

810 PDF

A tardy vengeance·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

810 PDF

A symptom·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

4 PDF

Literary notes·

= 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

December 2016

With Child

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Standing Rock Speaks

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Prose by Any Other Name

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The New Red Scare

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Separated at Birth

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Priest in the Trees

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
With Child·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"She glanced across the waiting room at a television playing a birth-control ad and laughed darkly. 'Jesus, Lord, it would be so nice if someone just pushed me down a flight of stairs.'"
Photograph (detail) by Lara Shipley
Article
Swat Team·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"As we shall see, for the sort of people who write and edit the opinion pages of the Post, there was something deeply threatening about Sanders and his political views."
Illustration (detail) by John Ritter
Article
Escape from The Caliphate·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"When Matti invited me on a tour of the neighborhood, I asked about security. 'The message has already been passed to ISIS that you’re here,' he said. 'But don’t worry. I guarantee I could bring even you in and out of the Islamic State.'"
Photograph (detail) by Alice Martins
Article
In This One·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"She glanced across the waiting room at a television playing a birth-control ad and laughed darkly. 'Jesus, Lord, it would be so nice if someone just pushed me down a flight of stairs.'"
Illustration (detail) by Shonagh Rae
Article
“Don’t Touch My Medicare!”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Medicare’s popularity, however, comes with almost no understanding of what the program is and how it works."
Illustration (detail) by Nate Kitch

Estimated number of people who watched a live Webcast of a hair transplant last fall:

8,000

A rancher in Texas was developing a system that will permit hunters to kill animals by remote control via a website.

A man in Japan was arrested for stealing a prospective employer’s wallet during a job interview, and a court in Germany ruled that it is safe for a woman with breast implants to be a police officer.

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