= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1900 / October | View All Issues |

October 1900

Article

644-657 PDF

Wei-hai-wei·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Poetry

658 PDF

In Tir-nan-oge·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

659-675 PDF

Eleanor (chaps. XIX-XX)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

675-684 PDF

The nutritive value of alcohol·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

Frontispiece, 685-699 PDF

Michel and Angèle. A story of Huguenot exiles (part I, chaps. I-V)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

699-702 PDF

The lost dog·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

703-711 PDF

Mortimer Menpes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The man & his methods

Poetry

711 PDF

The swan of Avon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

712-739 PDF

The mantle of Elijah (book II, chaps. IX-XVI)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

740-747 PDF

The Chinese resentment·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

748 PDF

“Honour blossoms on the grave”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

749-756 PDF

The Other Maumer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

757-774 PDF

A bicycle of Cathay (part V)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

774 PDF

The first day·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

775-782 PDF

A golden venture·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

782 PDF

The chipmunk·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

783-792 PDF

Waterways of America·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

793-796 PDF

Two brothers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

797-801 PDF

With the libretti. II.–Lohengrin·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

797-804 PDF

The drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

801 PDF

Reforming a burglar·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

802 PDF

The subtilty of speech·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

803 PDF

The golfer’s calendar–October·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

804 PDF

The drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

804 PDF

The remark of the inoffensive clock·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $34.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2014

50,000 Life Coaches Can’t Be Wrong

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Quinoa Quarrel

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

You Had to Be There

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Study in Sherlock

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“In Thunupa’s footsteps grew a miraculous plant that could withstand drought, cold, and even salt, and still produce a nutritious grain.”
Photograph by Lisa M. Hamilton
Article
A Study in Sherlock·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“It is central to the pleasure of the Sherlock Holmes stories that they invite play, and that they were never meant to be taken seriously.”
Illustration by Frederic Dorr Steele
Post
My Top 5 Metal Albums and Their Poetic Counterparts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“1. Death, The Sound of Perseverance (Nuclear Blast, 1998)”
Photograph (detail) by Peter Beste
Article
Found Money·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“I have spent my entire adult existence in a recession. Like most people I talk to, I assume the forces that control the market are at best random and at worst rigged. The auction shows only confirm that suspicion.”
Illustration by Steven Dana
Post
The School of Permanent Revolución·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The University of Venezuela has provided a consistent counterweight to governmental authority, but it has also reliably produced the elite of whatever group replaced the status quo.”
Photograph © Daniel Lansberg-Rodríguez

Percentage of non-Christian Americans who say they believe in the resurrection of Christ:

52

A newly translated Coptic text alleged Judas’ kiss to have been necessitated by Jesus’ ability to shape-shift.

Russia reportedly dropped a series of math texts from a list of recommended curricular books because its illustrations featured too many non-Russian characters. “Gnomes, Snow White,” said a Russian education expert, “these are representatives of a foreign-language culture.”

Subscribe to the Weekly Review newsletter. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your email address!

HARPER’S FINEST