= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1897 / October | View All Issues |

October 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.

Literary notes

3-4 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

650-679 PDF

Spanish John (I-II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

679 PDF

The field of sleep·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

691-694 PDF

Autumn leaves·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

695-713 PDF

The golfer’s conquest of America·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

714-725 PDF

Kilauea, the home of Pele·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

725 PDF

Love’s beggar·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

726-735 PDF

Mrs. Upton’s device. A tale of match-making·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

736-749 PDF

The great stone of Sardis (chaps. XIX-XXII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

749-763 PDF

The century’s progress in chemistry·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

763-771 PDF

The Kentuckians (part fourth)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

772-750 PDF

Psyche·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

780-787 PDF

A strange tale of Gheel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

787 PDF

“Einst, o wunder!”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

788-790 PDF

The future of railroad investments·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

791 PDF

Nostalgia·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

791-798 PDF

There and here·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

798-801 PDF

– (I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

798-802 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

801-802 PDF

– (II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

802 PDF

– (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

803-804 PDF

Serena goes a-blackberrying·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

803-810 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

804 PDF

The sane poet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

805 PDF

An emphatic rejection·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

805 PDF

All that was needed·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

806-807 PDF

Mike’s legacy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

The small boy again·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

807 PDF

A stellar fracture·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

808-809 PDF

Important damage case·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

808-809 PDF

The bacillus·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

809 PDF

Irish wit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

810 PDF

The latest contribution to the germ theory·

= 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.

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

June 2015

Loitering With Intent

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Polite Coup

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Findings

What Went Wrong

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Shooting Down Man the Hunter

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Legends of the Lost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“A bond with reality has gone, and sometimes you wonder whether that fosters our feeling that movies are a fleeting art.”
Photograph by Alexander Perrelli
Article
What Went Wrong·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“In the seventh year of his presidency, Barack Obama was presenting himself as a politician who followed the path of least resistance. This is a disturbing confession.”
Photograph by Pete Souza
Article
Surviving a Failed Pregnancy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“If this woman — who spent her days studying gray screens for early signs of gestation — could not see my pregnancy, what were the chances that anyone else would?”
Illustration by Leigh Wells
Article
Interesting Facts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“My husband is forty-six. I am forty-five. He does not think that, in my forties, after cancer, chemotherapy, and chemically induced menopause, I can get pregnant again, but sisters, I know my womb. It’s proven.”
Photograph by McNair Evans
Post
Kid Chocolate’s Place·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Cuban eyes often look close to tears.”
Illustration by the author

Length in days of the sentence Russian blogger Alexei Navalny served for leading an opposition rally last year:

15

Israeli researchers developed software that evaluates the depression of bloggers.

It was revealed that reading material recovered during the U.S. raid of Osama bin Laden’s compound in Pakistan included Popular Science, Time, silk-screening instructions, and a suicide-prevention manual called “Is It the Heart You Are Asking?”

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