= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1907 / October | View All Issues |

October 1907

Article

658-664 PDF

“Troilus and Cressida”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Fiction

665-673 PDF

The home·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

684-686, f686, 687-688, f688, 689-690 PDF

The unlit lamp·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

691-700 PDF

The mañana habit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

701-709 PDF

The illimitable senses·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

710-716 PDF

Expletives and non-expletives·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

716 PDF

His appeal·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

717-718, f718, 719-722, f722, 723-728 PDF

The uncharted sea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

728 PDF

Magnolia moons·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

729-732 PDF

What science does for farm crops·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

733-739 PDF

The Bible in four hundred tongues·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

740-746, f746, 747-754, f754, 755-758 PDF

The weavers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A novel (chaps. XLI-XLII)

Poetry

759-760 PDF

A lament for Helen·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

761-770 PDF

Jolly’s father·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

771-776 PDF

Old-time naval officials·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

777-786 PDF

The pursuit of happiness·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

786 PDF

The heart that cried·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

787-790, f790, 791-794 PDF

“A morris for May-Day”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

794 PDF

Immortality·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

795-802 PDF

The elopement·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

803-806 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

803-806 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

811-813 PDF

At the hairdresser’s·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A monologue

Editor’s drawer

811-818 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

813 PDF

Told on board ship·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

813 PDF

Emancipated·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

813 PDF

An apron string·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

814 PDF

Inexperienced·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

814 PDF

Phenomenal·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

814 PDF

The dogger-eel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

814 PDF

Had one-half of greatness·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

814 PDF

Agreed for once·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

814 PDF

Her flag·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

815 PDF

A choice of evils·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

815 PDF

Not a welcome guest·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

815 PDF

Prompt·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

816 PDF

True to his promise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

816 PDF

His remedy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

816 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

816 PDF

He knew·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

816 PDF

A new version·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

816 PDF

After Burbank·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

817 PDF

Better than two·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

817 PDF

The peaceful cow·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

817 PDF

The law of association·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

817 PDF

Partners·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

817 PDF

A new definition·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

818 PDF

When they fly·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

818 PDF

The recipe·

= 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

October 2014

Cassandra Among the
Creeps

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Today Is Better Than Tomorrow”

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

PBS Self-Destructs

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Monkey Did It

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“This is not a fable about a young woman whose dreams were dashed by a sexual predator. Maya’s narrative is one of institutional failure at a school desperately trying to adapt.”
Photograph © AP/Josh Reynolds
Article
Kandahar’s Mystery Executions·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“He told me he was made to stand on an ice block for thirty minutes at a time, and would then be forced to run barefoot across the gravel while an officer cable-whipped him.”
Photograph (detail) © Victor J. Blue
Article
The Tale of the Tape·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Heroin isn’t the weakness Art Pepper submits to; it’s the passion he revels in.”
Photograph (detail) © Laurie Pepper
Post
Art Beyond Politics·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Arab artists take up — and look past — regional politics
“When everyday life regularly throws up images of terror and drama and the technological sublime, how can a photographer compete?”
“Qalandia 2087, 2009,” by Wafa Hourani
Criticism
The Soft-Kill Solution·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Policymakers, recognizing the growing influence of civil disobedience and riots on the direction of the nation, had already begun turning to science for a response."
Illustration by Richard Mia

Percentage of G.O.P. House and Senate members in an April 2006 poll who believed humans are causing climate change:

23

Bees can remember human faces, but only if they are tricked into thinking that we are strange flowers.

“All I saw,” said a 12-year-old neighbor of visits to the man’s house, “was just cats in little diapers.”

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