= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1895 / July | View All Issues |

July 1895

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.

Article

164-179 PDF

Some imaginative types in American art·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

179-187 PDF

Annie Tousey’s little game·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

188-201 PDF

In the garden of China·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

202-218 PDF

The German struggle for liberty (I-V)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

219-226 PDF

Rosamond’s romance·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

226 PDF

All-souls day·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

227-239 PDF

Personal recollections of Joan of Arc (part II, chaps. V-VII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

240-251 PDF

Bear-chasing in the Rocky Mountains·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

251-267 PDF

Hearts insurgent (chaps. XXXIII-XXXVI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

267 PDF

Earth’s ravishment·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

268-272 PDF

Where charity begins·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

272-284 PDF

Americans in Paris·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

285-303 PDF

The University of Pennsylvania·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

303-310 PDF

The horoscope of two portraits·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

310-312 PDF

– (I-II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

310-316 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

312-313 PDF

– (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

313-314 PDF

– (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

314-316 PDF

– (V)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

316 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

316 PDF

– (VI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

317-320 PDF

The pacha’s levee·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

317-324 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

A Kentucky wit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

A muscle strained·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection, Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

Bookish rhymes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

My lord the book·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

The bibliomiser·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

The “collector”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

A reader·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

A cynic’s view·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

An unhappy tribute·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

Hoist with his own petard·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

All right·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

A rejection·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

The new man·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

A clever arrangement·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Mr. O’Flaherty’s precaution·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

His explanation·

= 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

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

March 2015

A Sage in Harlem

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Man Stopped

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Spy Who Fired Me

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Giving Up the Ghost

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Invisible and Insidious

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
The Fourth Branch·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Both the United States and the Soviet Union saw student politics as a proxy battleground for their rivalry.”
Photograph © Gerald R. Brimacombe/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images
Article
Giving Up the Ghost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Stories about past lives help explain this life — they promise a root structure beneath the inexplicable soil of what we see and live and know, what we offer one another.”
Illustration by Steven Dana
Article
The Spy Who Fired Me·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“In industry after industry, this data collection is part of an expensive, high-tech effort to squeeze every last drop of productivity from corporate workforces.”
Illustration by John Ritter
Article
No Slant to the Sun·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

For the past three years my dosimeter had sat silently on a narrow shelf just inside the door of a house in Tokyo, upticking its final digit every twenty-four hours by one or two, the increase never failing — for radiation is the ruthless companion of time. Wherever we are, radiation finds and damages us, at best imperceptibly. During those three years, my American neighbors had lost sight of the accident at Fukushima. In March 2011, a tsunami had killed hundreds, or thousands; yes, they remembered that. Several also recollected the earthquake that caused it, but as for the hydrogen explosion and containment breach at Nuclear Plant No. 1, that must have been fixed by now — for its effluents no longer shone forth from our national news. Meanwhile, my dosimeter increased its figure, one or two digits per day, more or less as it would have in San Francisco — well, a trifle more, actually. And in Tokyo, as in San Francisco, people went about their business, except on Friday nights, when the stretch between the Kasumigaseki and Kokkai-Gijido-mae subway stations — half a dozen blocks of sidewalk, which commenced at an antinuclear tent that had already been on this spot for more than 900 days and ended at the prime minister’s lair — became a dim and feeble carnival of pamphleteers and Fukushima refugees peddling handicrafts.

One Friday evening, the refugees’ half of the sidewalk was demarcated by police barriers, and a line of officers slouched at ease in the street, some with yellow bullhorns hanging from their necks. At the very end of the street, where the National Diet glowed white and strange behind other buildings, a policeman set up a microphone, then deployed a small video camera in the direction of the muscular young people in drums against fascists jackets who now, at six-thirty sharp, began chanting: “We don’t need nuclear energy! Stop nuclear power plants! Stop them, stop them, stop them! No restart! No restart!” The police assumed a stiffer stance; the drumming and chanting were almost uncomfortably loud. Commuters hurried past along the open space between the police and the protesters, staring straight ahead, covering their ears. Finally, a fellow in a shabby sweater appeared, and murmured along with the chants as he rounded the corner. He was the only one who seemed to sympathize; few others reacted at all.

Photograph © Stuart Franklin/Magnum Photos
Article
Invisible and Insidious·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Wherever we are, radiation finds and damages us, at best imperceptibly.”
Photograph © 2011 Massimo Mastrorillo and Donald Weber/VII

Number of U.S. congressional districts in which trade with China has produced more jobs than it has cost:

1

Young bilingual children who learned one language first are likelier than monolingual children and bilingual children who learned languages simultaneously to say that a dog adopted by owls will hoot.

An Oklahoma legislative committee voted to defund Advanced Placement U.S. History courses, accusing the curriculum of portraying the United States as “a nation of oppressors and exploiters.”

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Driving Mr. Albert

By

He could be one of a million beach-bound, black-socked Florida retirees, not the man who, by some odd happenstance of life, possesses the brain of Albert Einstein — literally cut it out of the dead scientist's head.

Subscribe Today