= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1906 / January | View All Issues |

January 1906

Fiction

165-172, f172, 173-180, f180, 181 PDF

The awakening [of Helena Richie]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A novel (chaps. I-IV)


Poetry

181 PDF

The ungained height·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

182-183 PDF

A portrait, by Irving R. Wiles·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

184-190 PDF

Chemistry of commerce·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

199 PDF

Song for music·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

200-210 PDF

The treasures of prehistoric Moundville·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

211-219 PDF

The underling·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A story in two parts.–Part I

Article

220-228 PDF

In up-town New York·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

229-236 PDF

Braybridge’s offer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

247-249 PDF

The telling of a dream·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

250, f250, 251-252, f252, 253-254 PDF

De profundis·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

255-257 PDF

Indian music of South America·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

258-265 PDF

Legends of the City of Mexico [(I)]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

265 PDF

Broceliande·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

266-275 PDF

The road to Europe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

276-282 PDF

The net-making caddis-worm·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

283-290 PDF

A doll·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

291-292, f292, 293-296, f296, 297-298 PDF

Sea voyagers of the northern ocean·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

298 PDF

Egypt land·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

299-308 PDF

His claim·

= 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

Where there’s a will there’s a way·

= 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

321 PDF

A love match·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

His florist·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

An ocean liner·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

Too literal·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

The reason·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

322 PDF

Where needles came high·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

An impressionist·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

Close to nature·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

Costly discipline·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

New logic·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

323 PDF

A nice distinction·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

A fancy-dressed ball·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Correct·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Treasure-trove·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

324 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

164 , 191-192, f192, 193-199 PDF

The sestina·

= 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

Article
The End of Retirement·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“For those riding the economy’s outermost edge, adaptation may now mean giving up what full-time RV dwellers call ‘stick houses’ to hit the road and seek work.”
Photograph (detail) © Max Whittaker
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
Article
The Octopus and Its Grandchildren·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

On Stanford University’s origins and vision
“The pervasive fantasy that Silicon Valley doesn’t need the government obscures the role of that government in funding much of the research that built it.”
Photograph © Sallie Dean Shatz
Post
God Lives on Lemon Street·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Bethel was Oz-like for me. I mean that with all the awe, utter hopefulness, and mythic fear with which Dorothy and her friends had approached that magical city.”
Photograph (detail) ©© Clemens v. Vogelson (Flickr)
Article
Francis and the Nuns·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“A year and a half into his papacy, Pope Francis is looking an awful lot like his predecessors.”
Photograph (detail) © Dan Kitwood / Getty Images

Estimated additional hours Americans would spend stoned annually if marijuana were legal in most states:

30,000,000,000

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University said that most alcohol-related airplane accidents happen at night and in bad weather.

A waitress in Chengdu ate a cockroach in response to a complaint by a customer who had discovered the bug in his salad. “You will always find cockroaches in the food,” she told him. “It is very normal.”

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