= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1914 / November | View All Issues |

November 1914

Fiction

812-820, f820, 821-822 PDF

The ninth man (a story in two parts–I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Poetry

822 PDF

The laggard song·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

823-831 PDF

Behind the shutters of a Kashmir zenana·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

832-f832 PDF

“James Johnston of Straiton,” by Sir Henry Raeburn·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

833-842 PDF

The tame cat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

842 PDF

Three swords·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

843-852 PDF

American society a century ago·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

853-860 PDF

A homely sacrifice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

861-871 PDF

The harvest of the wild places·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

872-881 PDF

The miracle·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

882-884, f884, 885-890, f890, 891-898 PDF

The turmoil·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A novel (chaps. XII-XVI)

Article

899-912 PDF

Forty Mile Inn·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

913-920 PDF

The white shoes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

921-930 PDF

In an old-time state capital (third paper)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

931-932, f932, 933-938, f938, 939 PDF

The outside of the house·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

939 PDF

The night breeze·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

940-947 PDF

The rural reformation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

948-957 PDF

The man who couldn’t miss·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

958-961 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

958-961 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

962-964 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

962-964 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

965-969 PDF

Norwayfarers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

965-972 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

969 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

969 PDF

A contrast·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

969 PDF

Not to blame·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

The correct address·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

For her use·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

Unreasonable·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

Of infinitesimal importance·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

Dual personality·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Over delicate·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Revised version·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Hard earned·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Why she stayed·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

One at a time·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

Not historical·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

Too monotonous for the deer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

The temperate lover·

= 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

September 2016

Tearing Up the Map

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Land of Sod

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Only an Apocalypse Can Save Us Now

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Watchmen

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Acceptable Losses

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Home

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
 
Andrew Cockburn on the Saudi slaughter in Yemen, Alan Jacobs on the disappearance of Christian intellectuals, a forum on a post-Obama foreign policy, a story by Alice McDermott, and more
Artwork by Ingo Günther
Article
Land of Sod·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Just a few short years ago, Yemen was judged to be among the poorest countries in the world, ranking 154th out of the 187 nations on the U.N.’s Human Development Index. One in every five Yemenis went hungry. Almost one in three was unemployed. Every year, 40,000 children died before their fifth birthday, and experts predicted the country would soon run out of water.

Photograph by Mike Slack
Article
The Watchmen·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Just a few short years ago, Yemen was judged to be among the poorest countries in the world, ranking 154th out of the 187 nations on the U.N.’s Human Development Index. One in every five Yemenis went hungry. Almost one in three was unemployed. Every year, 40,000 children died before their fifth birthday, and experts predicted the country would soon run out of water.

Illustration by John Ritter
Article
Acceptable Losses·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Just a few short years ago, Yemen was judged to be among the poorest countries in the world, ranking 154th out of the 187 nations on the U.N.’s Human Development Index. One in every five Yemenis went hungry. Almost one in three was unemployed. Every year, 40,000 children died before their fifth birthday, and experts predicted the country would soon run out of water.

Photograph by Alex Potter
Article
The Origins of Speech·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"To Chomsky...every child’s language organ could use the 'deep structure,' 'universal grammar,' and 'language acquisition device' he was born with to express what he had to say, no matter whether it came out of his mouth in English or Urdu or Nagamese."
Illustration (detail) by Darrel Rees. Source photograph © Miroslav Dakov/Alamy Live News

Chances that college students select as “most desirable‚” the same face chosen by the chickens:

49 in 50

Most of the United States’ 36,000 yearly bunk-bed injuries involve male victims.

In Italy, a legislator called for parents who feed their children vegan diets to be sentenced to up to six years in prison, and in Sweden, a woman attempted to vindicate her theft of six pairs of underwear by claiming she had severe diarrhea.

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