= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1891 / January | View All Issues |

January 1891

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.

Fiction

166, 202-228 PDF

In the “Stranger People’s” country (I-III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

167-189 PDF

The outlook in Southern California·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Advertising supplement

169-172 PDF

Southern lands. Middlesborough, Ky.·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

189 PDF

School-boys·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

190-202 PDF

London music halls·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

228 PDF

The march of winter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

229 PDF

Dream-land·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

229-252 PDF

At the Casa Napoléon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

253-277 PDF

Impressions of Peru·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

277 PDF

The awakening·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

299 PDF

Sleep’s conquest·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

300 PDF

Atonement·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

300-303 PDF

A modern legend·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

303-309 PDF

Saint Anthony. A Christmas Eve ballad·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

illustration

310 PDF

Unlucky speeches·

= 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

311-316 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

312-314 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

314-315 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

315-316 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

316-318 PDF

– (I-II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

316-321 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

318 PDF

– (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

318-320 PDF

– (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

320-321 PDF

– (V)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

321-322 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322-324 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322-326 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

The bone of contention·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

A natural inquiry·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

It was grease·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

A witty beggar·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

T-t-t-tu-tacks·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Very provoking·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

325 PDF

The facetious serpent·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

My confidential friend·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

Left in abeyance·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

Hopeless·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

Splitting the difference·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

A careful justice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

A jest for bibliophiles·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

A witty judge·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

Admirable determination·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

An imperfect echo·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

1 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

2 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

3 PDF

Literary notes·

= 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

October 2014

Cassandra Among the
Creeps

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Today Is Better Than Tomorrow”

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

PBS Self-Destructs

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Monkey Did It

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
 
Rebecca Solnit on silencing women, a Marine commander returns to Iraq, the decline of PBS, and more
Article
Cassandra Among the Creeps·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

On silencing women
“The old framework of feminine mendacity and murky-mindedness is still routinely trotted out, and we should learn to recognize it for what it is.”
Photograph © Sallie Dean Shatz
Post
Ending College Sexual Assault·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“This is not a fable about a young woman whose dreams were dashed by a sexual predator. Maya’s narrative is one of institutional failure at a school desperately trying to adapt.”
Photograph © AP/Josh Reynolds
Post
 
"Clothes are a bit like eating: you have to dress yourself. You have to eat, and even if you eat pizza all day long, that’s still a choice."
Photograph © G Powell
Article
“Today Is Better Than Tomorrow”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Iraq has every disease there is; its mind is deranged with too many voices, its organs corrupted, its limbs only long enough to tear at its own body.”
Photograph by Benjamin Busch

Abortions per 1,000 live births in New York City:

852

Researchers discovered an “Obama effect”: African Americans’ performance on a verbal test improved, to equal that of white Americans, immediately after Obama’s nomination and his election.

“All I saw,” said a 12-year-old neighbor of visits to the man’s house, “was just cats in little diapers.”

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