= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1904 / July | View All Issues |

July 1904

Article

165-175 PDF

Freedom of the seas·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Fiction

176-182 PDF

St. Stephen’s eve·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

183-188 PDF

The beginnings of science·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

188 PDF

The highway·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

197-203 PDF

The spirit of the West·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

204-213 PDF

The yearly tribute·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

214-216, f216, 217-226, f226, 227-228 PDF

The marriage of William Ashe (chaps. III-IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

229-233 PDF

The fourth dimension·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

234-244 PDF

Mrs. Noah’s ark·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

245-252 PDF

Liechtenstein·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A sovereign state

Fiction

253-262 PDF

The wizard’s touch·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

262 PDF

A song·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

263-266 PDF

Nature’s way·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

267-275 PDF

In the interests of Christopher·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

276-287 PDF

A Breton shrine·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

287 PDF

The happy thought·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

288, f288, 289-290, f290, 291-292, f292, 293 PDF

The bond·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

294-299 PDF

American satires in verse·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

300-308 PDF

Adeline Thurston, poetess·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

308 PDF

Roman May·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

309-312 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

309-312 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

313-316 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

313-316 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

317-320 PDF

Roscoe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

317-324 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

320 PDF

The road to yesterday·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

He knew him·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

A misunderstanding·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

The literary pig·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

A new discovery·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

321 PDF

A double misfortune·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

Recollections·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

Astronomical·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

Hopeful·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

A useful game·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

Just cause·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

The call·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

A connoisseur·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Spirit vs. letter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

His preferences·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

The old swimming-pool·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

164 , 189-190, f190, 191-196 PDF

When the turtle turned loose·

= 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

December 2014

Poison Apples

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Growing Up

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Gateway to Freedom

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Guns and Poses

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Christmas in Prison

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Beeper World·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The beeper, for a certain kind of Miami teenager in the Nineties, was an essential evolutionary adaptation.”
Photograph by Curran Hatleberg
Article
Hammer Island·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The place could have sprung from someone’s jealous dream about white people.”
Photograph by Emily Stein
Article
Growing Up·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The best coming-of-age stories have a hole in the middle. They pretend to be about knowledge, but they are usually about grasping, long after it could be of any use, one’s irretrievable ignorance.”
Photograph by Ben Pier
Article
Guns and Poses·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“‘It’s open shopping,’ he said. ‘A warehouse. The whole of Libya.’”
Map by Mike Reagan
Article
Christmas in Prison·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Just so you motherfuckers know, I’ll be spending Christmas with my family, eating a good meal, and you’ll all be here, right where you belong.”
Photographer unknown. Artwork courtesy Alyse Emdur

Amount that President Obama has added to America’s “brand value” according to the Nation Brands Index:

$2,100,000,000,000

A study suggested that the health effects of exposure to nuclear radiation at Chernobyl were no worse than ill health resulting from smoking and normal urban air pollution.

A Utah woman named Cameo Crispi pleaded guilty to having drunkenly attempted to burn down her ex-boyfriend’s house by igniting bacon on his kitchen stove.

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