= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1894 / January | View All Issues |

January 1894

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.

Poetry

166-167 PDF

My golden-haired laddie·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

168-189 PDF

Trilby (part first)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

189 PDF

Butterflies·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

205 PDF

“A thousand years in thy sight”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

206-212 PDF

Captain Napoleon Bonaparte at Toulon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

213-221 PDF

The Dutch influence in New England·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

221-230 PDF

Vignettes of Manhattan. II.–A midsummer midnight·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

254-258 PDF

As told to His Grace. II.–Monsieur le comte·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

259-266 PDF

The mission of the Jews·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

267-272 PDF

A royal marriage·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

273-278 PDF

The bread-and-butter question·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

279-292 PDF

The West and East Ends of London·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

293-307 PDF

Balaam and Pedro·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

307-313 PDF

The ending of Barstow’s novel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

313-315 PDF

– (I-II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

313-317 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

315 PDF

– (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

315-317 PDF

– (IV-VI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

317-318 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

illustration

319 PDF

Untitled·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

320-322 PDF

John’s wedding suit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

320-326 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

A clever porter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

The MacGregor’s retort·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

Might be worse·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

A backwoods Santa Claus exchanging Christmas things for turkeys·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323-324 PDF

Electing a dad·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

325 PDF

A cousinly confidence. Tommy speaks·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

A good word·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

A witty answer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

A new bull·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection, Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

Queer quatrains·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

A social problem·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

Chappie has a thought·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

A Christmas allegory·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

1 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

1 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

3 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

4 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

January 2015

Come With Us If You Want to Live

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Body Politic

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Problem of Pain Management

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Game On

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Love Crimes

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
The Body Politic·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“‘He wrote all these love poems, but he was a son of a bitch,’ said a reporter from a wire service.”
Illustration by Steven Dana
Article
Love Crimes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“If a man rapes a woman, she might be forced to marry him, because in Afghanistan sex before marriage is dishonorable.”
Photographs © Andrew Quilty/Oculi/Agence VU
Article
Game On·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The end of the Cold War and the collapse of the Soviet Union had posed a truly existential threat.”
Illustration by Taylor Callery
Article
Come With Us If You Want to Live·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“I was startled that all these negative ideologies could be condensed so easily into a positive worldview.”
Illustration by Darrel Rees
Article
Christmas in Prison·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Just so you motherfuckers know, I’ll be spending Christmas with my family, eating a good meal, and you’ll all be here, right where you belong.”
Photographer unknown. Artwork courtesy Alyse Emdur

Acres of hemp grown by “patriotic‚” U.S. farmers in 1942 at the behest of the U.S. government:

36,000

A study suggested that the health effects of exposure to nuclear radiation at Chernobyl were no worse than ill health resulting from smoking and normal urban air pollution.

Greenpeace apologized after activists accidentally defaced the site of Peru’s 2,000-year-old Nazca Lines when they unfurled cloth letters reading “time for change” near the ancient sand drawings. “We fully understand,” the group wrote in a statement, “that this looks bad.”

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