= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1896 / September | View All Issues |

September 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

488-512 PDF

First in peace·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

513-518 PDF

The art of driving·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

518 PDF

Beware the rogue·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

519-537 PDF

Tom Sawyer, detective. As told by Huck Finn (chaps. VIII-XI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

538-540 PDF

Hesperia·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

540-544 PDF

A picture of Saint Cloud·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

545-561 PDF

A summer among cliff dwellings·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

562-574 PDF

The mortuary chest·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

575-576 PDF

Where had John been?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

577-586 PDF

Old silver·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

587-595 PDF

Two Mormons from Muddlety (part III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

596-600 PDF

The death of Espartero·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

600 PDF

The quiet port·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

601-611 PDF

Among the trees·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

611 PDF

Mars·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

612-621 PDF

His duty·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

622-635 PDF

Musical celebrities of Vienna·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

635-640 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

635-640 PDF

– (I-IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

640 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

641-648 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

643 PDF

Good advice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

644 PDF

Ike’s little error·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

644-645 PDF

Ye mayde of summer days. A timely warning in dialogue·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

Class-room humor·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

647 PDF

Getting a pointer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

648 PDF

“Git out and walk!”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

648 PDF

Consolation·

= 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

August 2014

The End of Retirement

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Octopus and Its Grandchildren

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Francis and the Nuns

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Return of the Strongman

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
The Seductive Catastrophe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The world’s leaders were moved by a populace fused into a forward phalanx, were shaken by a tidal wave of militancy jubilantly united.”
Photograph courtesy Mary Evans Picture Library
Article
What the Camera Saw·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“They shot him behind the left ear, and he fell.”
Post
The Glitch in the Video-Game Graveyard·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“From the nerd squabbles of Internet discussion threads rose an urban legend that culminated in a film that hinges on digging through my town’s trash.”
Illustration (detail) by Timothy Taranto
Article
Me, Myself, and Id·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The one defining trait of the narcissist is that it’s always someone else.
Painting (detail) by Gianni Dagli Orti
Post
The Many Faces of Boko·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“People want education. Open a school and they will rush.”
Photograph © The author

Rolls of toilet paper Chicago’s city government has produced this year from recycled City Hall wastepaper:

19,000

Two thirds of U.S. teenagers experience uncontrollable rage.

Russia lost, then regained, contact with a satellite carrying five geckos sent to copulate in zero gravity.

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