= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1896 / January | View All Issues |

January 1896

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

168-189 PDF

In Washington’s day·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

189-200 PDF

The story of Miss Pi·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

200 PDF

Diverse·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

201-207 PDF

The United States Naval Academy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

224-249 PDF

Briseis (chaps. V-VIII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

249-263 PDF

The German struggle for liberty (XXIII-XXVI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

264-277 PDF

Twenty-four·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Four

Article

278-287 PDF

London’s underground railways·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

288-306 PDF

Personal recollections of Joan of Arc (book II, chaps. VII-XIII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

306-315 PDF

The courtship of Colonel Bill·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

316-317 PDF

– (I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

316-320 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

317-318 PDF

– (II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

318-320 PDF

– (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

320 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

320 PDF

– (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321-323 PDF

Moriah’s mo’nin’·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321-328 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

New friends, new wine, new books·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Why he was silent·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Pat’s ready wit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Ice-cold·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

An unfortunate sign·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

A milliner’s complaint·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

325 PDF

A needed precaution·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

Biographical note of W. Higbee·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

326 PDF

No chance for such a mistake·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

327 PDF

A specialist·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

327 PDF

Bookworm ballads. A literary feast·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

327 PDF

Almost impossible·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

328 PDF

Verbum sapientibus·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

328 PDF

A courteous fellow-traveller·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

328 PDF

Fox-hunting of the future·

= 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.

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

August 2015

In the Shadow of the Storm

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Measure for Measure

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Trouble with Israel

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Camera on Every Cop

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“The campaign music stopped. Hundreds of people, their faces now warped by the dread of a third bomb, began running for cover.”
Photograph © Guy Martin/Panos.
Article
Part Neither, Part Both·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Eight months pregnant I told an old woman sitting beside me on the bus that the egg that hatched my baby came from my wife’s ovaries. I didn’t know how the old woman would take it; one can never know. She was delighted: That’s like a fairy tale!”
Mother with Children, by Gustav Klimt © akg-images
Article
What Recovery?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Between 2007 and 2010, Albany’s poverty rate jumped 12 points, to a record high of 39.9 percent. More than two thirds of Albany’s 76,000 residents are black, and since 2010, their poverty rate has climbed even higher, to nearly 42 percent.”
Photograph by Will Steacy
Article
Rag Time·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

From a May 23 commencement address delivered at Hofstra University. Doctorow died on Tuesday. He was 84.
“We are a deeply divided nation in danger of undergoing a profound change for the worse.”
Photograph by Giuseppe Giglia
Article
The Trouble with Israel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“We think we are the only people in the world who live with threat, but we have to work with regional leaders who will work with us. Bibi is taking the country into unprecedented international isolation.”
Photograph by Adam Golfer

Acres of mirrors in Donald Trump’s Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City:

10

Rhesus macaques, who normally are not self-aware, will, following brain surgery, examine their genitals in a mirror. Similar evidence of self-awareness was previously limited to higher primates, dolphins, magpies, and an elephant named Happy.

In New Hampshire, Huckleberry Finn was arrested for sexual assault.

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