= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1918 / January | View All Issues |

January 1918

Article

161-175 PDF

A writer’s recollections (part I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Fiction

176-182, f182, 183-186, f186, 187 PDF

“Goddess-size”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

188-194 PDF

America’s armada in the making·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

Frontispiece, 195-204, f204, 205-207 PDF

Solitaire·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

208-219 PDF

Havana in the sunshine·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

220, f220, 221-226, f226, 227-228 PDF

Sinjinn, surviving·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

229-238 PDF

The twilight of genius·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

239-248 PDF

Foul deeds·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

249-256 PDF

With the guns·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

256 PDF

Communion·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

257-262 PDF

A reluctant hero·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

263-275 PDF

Our wild animal neighbors·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

276-286 PDF

A round trip to crime·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

286 PDF

The open path·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

287-298 PDF

On foot through Japan·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

299-301 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

299-301 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

302-304 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

302-304 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

305-307 PDF

The ballad of the true sportsman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

305-312 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

307 PDF

Tact·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

307 PDF

She lacked experience·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

308 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

308 PDF

Masculine tact·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

308 PDF

It pays to advertise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

308 PDF

Sanitary·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

308 PDF

Observing the preliminaries·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

308 PDF

Work for the constable·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

309 PDF

Sure to remember·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

309 PDF

Looking for trouble·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

309 PDF

An inducement·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

309 PDF

Similar financial conditions·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

309 PDF

The home team·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

309 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

310 PDF

Family pride·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

310 PDF

A long trip·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

310 PDF

All the same·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

310 PDF

Her excuse·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

310 PDF

A butter-in·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

310 PDF

Quality, not quantity·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

310 PDF

Untrained·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

Master Malaprop·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

Company oleo·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

Nautical·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

Near-spheres·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

Handy things to have·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

Still a mystery·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

None on hand·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

Where nature fails·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

311 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

312 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

312 PDF

How she would find it out·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

312 PDF

Too late to change·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

312 PDF

Rapid transit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

312 PDF

A dangerous combination·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $34.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2014

50,000 Life Coaches Can’t Be Wrong

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Quinoa Quarrel

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

You Had to Be There

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Study in Sherlock

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“In Thunupa’s footsteps grew a miraculous plant that could withstand drought, cold, and even salt, and still produce a nutritious grain.”
Photograph by Lisa M. Hamilton
Article
A Study in Sherlock·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“It is central to the pleasure of the Sherlock Holmes stories that they invite play, and that they were never meant to be taken seriously.”
Illustration by Frederic Dorr Steele
Post
My Top 5 Metal Albums and Their Poetic Counterparts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“1. Death, The Sound of Perseverance (Nuclear Blast, 1998)”
Photograph (detail) by Peter Beste
Article
Found Money·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“I have spent my entire adult existence in a recession. Like most people I talk to, I assume the forces that control the market are at best random and at worst rigged. The auction shows only confirm that suspicion.”
Illustration by Steven Dana
Post
The School of Permanent Revolución·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The University of Venezuela has provided a consistent counterweight to governmental authority, but it has also reliably produced the elite of whatever group replaced the status quo.”
Photograph © Daniel Lansberg-Rodríguez

Amount of trash left in New York City’s Central Park by people attending Earth Day festivities, in tons:

100

High ocean acidity from rising sea temperatures was causing the ears of baby damselfish to develop improperly; without ears, baby damselfish cannot hear (and thus locate) the reefs where they are meant to grow up.

Colombian author and Nobel Laureate Gabriel García Márquez died at age 87. “You’d be at a bordello,” said the journalist Francisco Goldman, “and the woman would have one book by her bed and it would be Gabo’s.”

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

HARPER’S FINEST