= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1897 / June | View All Issues |

June 1897

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.

Article

3-18 PDF

The new Switzerland·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

3-4 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

4, 56-62 PDF

An elder brother to the cliff-dwellers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

19-33 PDF

The great stone of Sardis (chaps. I-IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

34-41 PDF

Within the eye of honor·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

41-55 PDF

Meteorological progress of the century·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

63-75 PDF

Grandmother Stark·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

75-77 PDF

A gentleman of the orchard·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

77-93 PDF

Henry Gladwin and the siege of Pontiac·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

129-146 PDF

The Martian (part IX)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

146-148 PDF

– (I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

146-150 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

148 PDF

– (II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

148-149 PDF

– (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

149-150 PDF

– (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Monthly record of current events

150 PDF

Monthly record of current events·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

150 PDF

– (V)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

151-159 PDF

The golfiacs. A farce·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

151-162 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

159 PDF

Necessity is the mother of invention·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

160 PDF

The influence of humor·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

160-161 PDF

Uncertainty·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

162 PDF

No objection at all·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

162 PDF

A specific definition·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

162 PDF

A valuable watch-dog·

= 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 164 years of
Harper’s for only $39.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

February 2015

The War of the World

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Sharp Edge of Life

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Great Republican Land Heist

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Captive Market

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Day of the Sea

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
The Great Republican Land Heist·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The wholesale transfer of public lands to state control may never be achieved. But the goal might be more subtle: to attack the value of public lands.”
Photograph by Chad Ress
Article
The Sharp Edge of Life·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The struggle of the novelist has been to establish a measure, a view of human nature, and usually, though not always, as large a view as belief and imagination can wring from observable facts.”
Photo by Eddie Adams/Associated Press
Article
Captive Market·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Fear of random violence lives on, but the reality is that violent-crime rates have dropped to levels not seen since the early Seventies."
Photograph by Richard Ross
Article
The Day of the Sea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Fifteen judges will then sit together in a wood-paneled room, in a city thousands of miles from the Andes, and decide whether the ocean Bolivia claims as its right will at last be returned to it.”
Photo by Fabio Cuttica/Contrasto/Redux
Post
The Art of Outrage·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Illustration by Art Spiegelman

Estimated total calories members of Congress burned giving Bush’s 2002 State of the Union standing ovations:

22,000

A fertility scientist named Panayiotis Zavos announced that he had created human-cow embryos that were theoretically viable, but denied that he planned to allow such a hybrid to be implanted in a woman’s womb. “We are not trying to create monsters,” he said.

A statistician determined that the five most common first names among New York City taxi drivers are Md, Mohammad, Mohammed, Muhammad, and Mohamed.

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