= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1910 / September | View All Issues |

September 1910

Fiction

488, 505-511 PDF

The perfect hour·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

489-504 PDF

Naples and the lotto·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

512-529 PDF

My memories of Mark Twain (part III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

529 PDF

Love’s comings·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

530-541 PDF

The secret-sharer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[an episode from the sea] (part II)

Article

542-551 PDF

“In port”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

552-561 PDF

The Fairfax comedy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

561 PDF

The bitter thing·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

562-567 PDF

Enemies·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

568-578 PDF

Night·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

578 PDF

The judgment tree·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

579-589 PDF

With that measure of love·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

590-f590 PDF

“A Lady in Black,” by William M. Chase·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

591-596 PDF

The microbe as social reformer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

597-608 PDF

The way to the wedding·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

608 PDF

End of day·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

609-617 PDF

A September day on the shore·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

617 PDF

The city’s cry·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

618-623 PDF

The eclectic·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

623 PDF

Song·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

624-632 PDF

The woman who was ashamed·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

633-636 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

633-636 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

637-640 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

637-640 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

641-648 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

644 PDF

The first-born·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

645 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

645 PDF

The old marine·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

Her original intention·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

Keeping it quiet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

Not by an alien·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

His hobby·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

His epitaph·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

For the best·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

Getting into deep water·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

647 PDF

Asking Papa·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

647 PDF

Q.E.D.·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

647 PDF

Far from the madding crowd·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

647 PDF

On the face of it·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

647 PDF

And he gave it·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

648 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

648 PDF

The quarrel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 165 years of
Harper’s for only $45.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2016

Fighting Chance

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Front Runner

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Habits of Highly Cynical People

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Unhackable

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

American Imperium

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
Elisabeth Zerofsky on Marine Le Pen, Paul Wachter on the quest for an unhackable email, Rebecca Solnit on cynical people, Andrew J. Bacevich on truth and fiction in the age of war, Samuel James photographs E.P.L. soccer, a story by Vince Passaro, and more

I sat in a taxi with Emma and her son, Stak, all three bodies muscled into the rear seat, and the boy checked the driver’s I.D. and immediately began to speak to the man in an unrecognizable language.

I conferred quietly with Emma, who said he was studying Pashto, privately, in his spare time. Afghani, she said, to enlighten me further.

Illustration by Taylor Callery
Article
Front Runner·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"The F.N. asked to be sent to an institution whose legitimacy it did not accept, and French voters rewarded the party with first place in the election."
Illustration (detail) by Matthew Richardson
Memoir
I Am Your Conscious, I Am Love·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A paean 2 Prince
"And one thinks, Looking into Prince's eyes must be like looking at the world."
Photo ©© PeterTea
Article
Stop Hillary!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"As wacky as it sometimes appears on the surface, American politics has an amazing stability and continuity about it."
Article
Plexiglass·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I sat in a taxi with Emma and her son, Stak, all three bodies muscled into the rear seat, and the boy checked the driver’s I.D. and immediately began to speak to the man in an unrecognizable language.

I conferred quietly with Emma, who said he was studying Pashto, privately, in his spare time. Afghani, she said, to enlighten me further.

Photograph (detail) by Karine Laval

Average number of pounds of pennies in an American home:

6

There were new reports of cannibalism in North Korea.

The Finnish postal service announced it will begin mowing lawns on Tuesdays.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Mississippi Drift

By

Matt was happy enough to sustain himself on the detritus of a world he saw as careening toward self-destruction, and equally happy to scam a government he despised. 'I’m glad everyone’s so wasteful,' he told me. 'It supports my lifestyle.'

Subscribe Today