= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1918 / February | View All Issues |

February 1918

Article

313-326 PDF

The letters of James Whitcomb Riley·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The poet in the making


Fiction

Frontispiece, 327-332, f332, 333-334 PDF

Huntington’s credit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

334 PDF

The path·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

335-340 PDF

The Russian revolution in a police station·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

340 PDF

Winter music·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

341-357 PDF

Tragressor·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A story in two parts (part I)

Article

358 PDF

Introduction·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection

358-371 PDF

The Y.M.C.A. at the front·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

358-371 PDF

The Y.M.C.A. at the front·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

372-387 PDF

Miss Amerikanka·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A romance (part I)

Article

388, f388 PDF

“Boy with the torn hat” by Thomas Sully·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

389-397 PDF

The visit of the master·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

398-409 PDF

The adventure of the Bottle Inn·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

410-415 PDF

Their places·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

416-422 PDF

How battles are fought in the air·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

423-424, f424, 425-431 PDF

The white man·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

432-440 PDF

Théoule the undisturbed·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

441-442, f442, 443-449 PDF

Irrevocable·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

449 PDF

The airman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

450-453 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

450-453 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

454-456 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

454-456 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

457-460 PDF

The road to high finance·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

457-464 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

460 PDF

An inconvenient arrangement·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

460 PDF

In her own coin·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

460 PDF

Her prayer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

460 PDF

A soft answer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

460 PDF

The ostrich·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

461 PDF

Doing his bit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

461 PDF

Misunderstood·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

461 PDF

Hooverizing·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

461 PDF

A lucky discovery·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

461 PDF

Strategic·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

462 PDF

Indefinite·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

462 PDF

Good but vague advice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

462 PDF

Corrected·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

462 PDF

Encouraging·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

462 PDF

He knew her·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

462 PDF

How it happened·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

463 PDF

Suspicious·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

463 PDF

A fortunate excursion·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

463 PDF

Force of habit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

463 PDF

Theory and practice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

463 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

464 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

464 PDF

Within the law·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

464 PDF

Bargain day·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

464 PDF

A business woman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

464 PDF

Thrice blessed·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

464 PDF

Foresight·

= 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

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
Post
Greece, Europe, and the United States·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“A progressive Europe—the Europe of sustainable growth and social cohesion—would be one thing. The gridlocked, reactionary, petty, and vicious Europe that actually exists is another. It cannot and should not last for very long.”

Photograph by Stefan Boness

Percentage of Americans who believe that the population of the United States exceeds one billion:

28

Scientists explained why breast milk does not turn breasts to bone.

A pit bull was shot in Milwaukee after being mistaken for a lion.

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