= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1897 / November | View All Issues |

November 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

812, 832-851 PDF

A pair of patient lovers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

813-831 PDF

With the Greek soldiers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

831 PDF

After long years·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

851-865 PDF

Spanish John (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

866-878 PDF

The city to the north of “town”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

878-889 PDF

Joshua Goodenough’s old letter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

890-898 PDF

The new Japan·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

899-914 PDF

The great stone of Sardis (chaps. XXIII-XXV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

915-924 PDF

The pardon of Sainte-Anne D’Auray in Brittany·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

924 PDF

Nansen·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

925-928 PDF

Who made the match?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

930-942 PDF

The century’s progress in biology·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

942-952 PDF

Number 1523·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

952-959 PDF

Daniel Webster·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

959 PDF

A little brother of the fields·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

960-961 PDF

– (I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

960-964 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

961-962 PDF

– (II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

962-963 PDF

– (III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

963-964 PDF

– (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

965-969 PDF

The quarter loaf·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

965-972 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970-971 PDF

The long-suffering Scandinavian·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Not proficient·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

Would not call him crooked·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

Webster and the tailor·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

Ellen and her lamb·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

1 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 $45.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2015

Black Hat, White Hat

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Beyond the Broken Window

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

In Search of a Stolen Fiddle

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Displaced in the D.R.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Quietest Place in the Universe

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“Don sucked the last of his drink through his straw and licked his lips. 'The coast, to me, is more interesting than the valley.'”
Photograph by the author
Article
Fred Morton, who died this week in Vienna, at the age of 90, was a longtime contributor to Harper's Magazine and a good friend. "Othello's Son," which was listed as a Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2013, appeared in our September 2013 issue.
Photograph © Alex Gotfryd/CORBIS
Article
Beyond the Broken Window·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“By the time Bratton left the department, in 2009, Los Angeles had quietly become the most spied-on city in America.”
Illustration by Taylor Callery
Article
Displaced in the D.R.·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“How is it possible that my birth certificate is invalid if I was born here?”
Photograph by Pierre Michel Jean
Article
The Quietest Place in the Universe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Gaitskell and his colleagues are approaching the revelation of a new order, a new universe, in which even light will be known differently, and darkness as well.”
Painting by Sebastiaan Bremer

Number of African countries with vaccination rates higher than that of the United States:

16

Iowa urologists reported that only a minor portion of locker-room teasing arises from “the presence of excess foreskin”; most teasing targets small penises.

A farmer in Surrey, England, was ordered by the Reigate and Banstead Borough Council to tear down his cannon-equipped castle, which he had built secretly and then concealed behind hay bales.

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