= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1904 / April | View All Issues |

April 1904

Article

659-667 PDF

Honfleur the sedate·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Fiction

668-670, f670, 671-681 PDF

The majesty of the law·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

682-691 PDF

Through inland seas·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

692-701 PDF

“Johnny Sands”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

702, f702, 703-705 PDF

Life and diseases of metals·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

713-720 PDF

Reproduction of plant life·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

721-727 PDF

The weaver·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

727 PDF

The flower and the leaf·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

728-734 PDF

“To” and the infinitive·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

735-747 PDF

The “Life and Letters” of Mrs. Pope·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

747 PDF

Alms·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

748-750, f750, 751-766 PDF

Sir Mortimer ([part VI], chaps. XI-XII)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

767-768, f768, 769-770, f770, 771-774 PDF

The sea-child·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

774 PDF

A song of sunset·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

775-780 PDF

The romance of Citizen Rouzet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

781-789 PDF

The letter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

789 PDF

Homesick·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

790-795 PDF

The University of Upsala·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Drama

796-801 PDF

A proposal·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

802 PDF

The cup·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

802-806 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

802-806 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

807-810 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

807-810 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

811-814 PDF

The postmaster·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

811-818 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

814 PDF

Pro and con·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

815 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

815 PDF

Food rhapsody·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

816-817 PDF

Birds·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

817 PDF

Equals·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

817 PDF

Psychological·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

818 PDF

Tales out of school·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

818 PDF

Open weather·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

658 , 706, f706, 707-710, f710, 711-712 PDF

The story of Adhelmar·

= 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

August 2014

The End of Retirement

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Octopus and Its Grandchildren

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Francis and the Nuns

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Return of the Strongman

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“From the nerd squabbles of Internet discussion threads rose an urban legend that culminated in a film that hinges on digging through my town’s trash.”
Illustration (detail) by Timothy Taranto
Article
Return of the Strongman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“If Tunisia is where the Arab Spring began, Egypt seems poised to become its burial ground.”
Photograph (detail) © Ahmed Ismail / Getty Images
Article
The Seductive Catastrophe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The world’s leaders were moved by a populace fused into a forward phalanx, were shaken by a tidal wave of militancy jubilantly united.”
Photograph courtesy Mary Evans Picture Library
Article
Me, Myself, and Id·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The one defining trait of the narcissist is that it’s always someone else.
Painting (detail) by Gianni Dagli Orti
Post
The Many Faces of Boko·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“People want education. Open a school and they will rush.”
Photograph © The author

Average number of sitcom laughs an American hears during a prime-time season:

12,000

Czech and German deer still do not cross the Iron Curtain.

British economists correlated the happiness of a country’s population with its genetic resemblance to Danes.

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