= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1921 / February | View All Issues |

February 1921

Article

273-282 PDF

The malady of Europe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I.–The price of victory in France


Fiction

283-299 PDF

Nourishment·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

299 PDF

Cumulative death·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

Frontispiece, 300-314 PDF

Hail, Columbia! The American scene·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

314 PDF

Loyalty·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

315-327 PDF

“Two together”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

328-338 PDF

Hunting the great ram of Mongolia·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

339-341 PDF

A comedy at the prefecture·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

342 PDF

Love’s arithmetic·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

343-349 PDF

Ought I to leave the church?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

349 PDF

Inscription to my mother·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

350-361 PDF

The second day of spring·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

362-375 PDF

Faery lands of the sea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Part IV.–A lonely atoll

Poetry

375 PDF

Apples·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

376-388 PDF

The grand tour of Horlick·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

389-391 PDF

The layman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

391-393 PDF

The refuge of the past·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

395-396 PDF

Autobiography·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

397-400 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

397-400 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

401-406 PDF

The time clock in the Taj Mahal·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

401-408 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Poetic courage·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

A mutual trust·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

A memory for faces·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

Legal sociability·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

A hopeless case·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

Business of making up·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Horace

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

Room–and bored·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $39.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

March 2015

A Sage in Harlem

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Man Stopped

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Spy Who Fired Me

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Giving Up the Ghost

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Invisible and Insidious

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
No Slant to the Sun·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“She didn’t speak the language, beyond “¿cuánto?” and “demasiado,” but that didn’t stop her. She wanted things. She wanted life, new experiences, a change in the routine.”
Photograph © Stuart Franklin/Magnum Photos
[Browsings]
Burn After Reading·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

William Powell published The Anarchist Cookbook in 1971. He spent the next four decades fighting to take it out of print.
“The book has hovered like an awkward question on the rim of my consciousness for years.”
© JP Laffont/Sygma/Corbis
Article
The Fourth Branch·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Both the United States and the Soviet Union saw student politics as a proxy battleground for their rivalry.”
Photograph © Gerald R. Brimacombe/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images
Article
The Spy Who Fired Me·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“In industry after industry, this data collection is part of an expensive, high-tech effort to squeeze every last drop of productivity from corporate workforces.”
Illustration by John Ritter
Article
Invisible and Insidious·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Wherever we are, radiation finds and damages us, at best imperceptibly.”
Photograph © 2011 Massimo Mastrorillo and Donald Weber/VII

Number of U.S. congressional districts in which trade with China has produced more jobs than it has cost:

1

Young bilingual children who learned one language first are likelier than monolingual children and bilingual children who learned languages simultaneously to say that a dog adopted by owls will hoot.

An Oklahoma legislative committee voted to defund Advanced Placement U.S. History courses, accusing the curriculum of portraying the United States as “a nation of oppressors and exploiters.”

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Driving Mr. Albert

By

He could be one of a million beach-bound, black-socked Florida retirees, not the man who, by some odd happenstance of life, possesses the brain of Albert Einstein — literally cut it out of the dead scientist's head.

Subscribe Today