= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1897 / December | View All Issues |

December 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.

Poetry

2-25 PDF

The wooing of Malkatoon·

= 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

25-39 PDF

The Queen’s jubilee·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

39-40 PDF

Happiness. (A butterfly)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

40-57 PDF

A bird’s egg·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

58-60 PDF

To a new-born baby·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

60-81 PDF

Destiny at Drybone·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

82-83 PDF

Annunciation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

85-91 PDF

Puppets, ancient and modern·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

91 PDF

City and prophet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

92-98 PDF

Marianson·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

99-108 PDF

Reindeer of the Jotunheim·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

108-118 PDF

Spanish John (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

118-121 PDF

An act of charity·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

121-130 PDF

My fifth in Mammy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

131-137 PDF

Mr. Willie’s wedding-veil·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

137-149 PDF

George William Curtis at Concord·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

150 PDF

The lover. (Japanese)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

150-152 PDF

– (I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

150-154 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

152-154 PDF

– (II-III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

154 PDF

– (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

155-166 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

158 PDF

His fear·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

160 PDF

A dark Christmas morn·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

161 PDF

Should auld acquaintance be forgot?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

162 PDF

A runaway Christmas tree·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

162 PDF

Another victim·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

163 PDF

Ripples·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

163 PDF

Not his day for being whipped·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

163 PDF

What they thought of him·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

164-165 PDF

A Petersburg Christmas present·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

165 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

166 PDF

Artian sonnet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Immolation

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

November 2014

Stop Hillary!

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

How the Islamic State was Won

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Cage Wars

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Everyday Grace

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Stop Hillary!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"What Hillary will deliver, then, is more of the same. And that shouldn’t surprise us."
Photograph by Joe Raedle
Article
Cage Wars·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"In the 1970s, “Chickens’ Lib” was a handful of women in flower-print dresses holding signs, but in the past decade farm hens have become almost a national preoccupation."
Photograph by Adam Dickerson/Big Dutchman USA, courtesy Vande Bunte Farms
Article
Paradise Lost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Suffering Sappho! Here we still are, marching right into yet another century with our glass ceilings, unequal pay, unresolved work and child-care balance, and still marrying, forever marrying, men."
Illustration by Anthony Lister
Article
Off the Land·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Nearly half the reservation lives below the poverty line, with unemployment as high as 60 percent, little to no infrastructure, few entitlements, a safety net that never was, no industry to speak of, and a housing crisis that has been dire not for five years but since the reservation’s founding in 1855."
Illustration by Stan Fellows
Post
Introducing the November 2014 Issue·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Doug Henwood on stopping Hillary Clinton, fighters and potential recruits discuss the rise of the Islamic State, the inevitability of factory farming, and more

Cover photo by Reuters/Jonathan Ernst

Chances that a doctor’s diagnosis of Lyme disease is erroneous:

4 in 5

Engineers were said to be at greater risk of becoming terrorists.

A deaf dog belonging to a deaf owner was shot and killed in Alabama, and an Indiana dog’s skin troubles were found to be caused by an allergy to humans. “It’s just not his fault,” said the owner of Lucky Dog Retreat.

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