= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1911 / September | View All Issues |

September 1911

Fiction

488-502 PDF

The dead finger·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Poetry

502 PDF

Love’s miracle·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

503-508 PDF

The cycle of the eternal heavens·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

509-519 PDF

Miss Tarrant’s temperament (part II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

519 PDF

To Time, the tyrant·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

520-528 PDF

The foster-children of the shore·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

529-538 PDF

The ambassador·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

554-560 PDF

The turning-point·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

561-571 PDF

The Thames·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

572-583 PDF

The daughter of the storage·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

583 PDF

Caprice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

584-595 PDF

The iron woman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A novel (chaps. XXXV-XXXVII)

Article

596-597 PDF

“Mother and child,” by Mary Cassatt·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

598-609 PDF

The path of stars·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

609 PDF

Let the shadow go·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

610-614 PDF

Sea tolls·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

615-620 PDF

Further reflections of a beginning husband·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

620 PDF

Invocation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

621-633 PDF

Journeys end·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

633 PDF

Morning song·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

634-637 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

634-637 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

638-640 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

638-640 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

641-644 PDF

Machiavelli·

= 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

A pedestrian·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

644 PDF

The power of music·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

645 PDF

The happiest woman in the world·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

Comparative areas·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

To the bitter end·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

Mild·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

646 PDF

Art·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

647 PDF

Exclusive·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

647 PDF

The main trouble·

= 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

Preparation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

648 PDF

A unique proposition·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

648 PDF

Repenting at leisure·

= 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

August 2015

In the Shadow of the Storm

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Measure for Measure

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Trouble with Israel

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Camera on Every Cop

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“The campaign music stopped. Hundreds of people, their faces now warped by the dread of a third bomb, began running for cover.”
Photograph © Guy Martin/Panos.
Article
Part Neither, Part Both·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Eight months pregnant I told an old woman sitting beside me on the bus that the egg that hatched my baby came from my wife’s ovaries. I didn’t know how the old woman would take it; one can never know. She was delighted: That’s like a fairy tale!”
Mother with Children, by Gustav Klimt © akg-images
Article
What Recovery?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Between 2007 and 2010, Albany’s poverty rate jumped 12 points, to a record high of 39.9 percent. More than two thirds of Albany’s 76,000 residents are black, and since 2010, their poverty rate has climbed even higher, to nearly 42 percent.”
Photograph by Will Steacy
Article
Rag Time·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

From a May 23 commencement address delivered at Hofstra University. Doctorow died on Tuesday. He was 84.
“We are a deeply divided nation in danger of undergoing a profound change for the worse.”
Photograph by Giuseppe Giglia
Article
The Trouble with Israel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“We think we are the only people in the world who live with threat, but we have to work with regional leaders who will work with us. Bibi is taking the country into unprecedented international isolation.”
Photograph by Adam Golfer

Ratio of money spent by Britons on prostitution to that spent on hairdressing:

1:1

A German scientist was testing an anti-stupidity pill.

A Twitter spokesperson conceded that a “Frat House”–themed office party “was in poor taste at best.”

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Subways Are for Sleeping

By

“Shelby is waiting for something. He himself does not know what it is. When it comes he will either go back into the world from which he came, or sink out of sight in the morass of alcoholism or despair that has engulfed other vagrants.”

Subscribe Today