= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1921 / August | View All Issues |

August 1921

Fiction

f273, 359-366 PDF

The sightseers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Fiction

273-286 PDF

Buchanan hears the wind·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

287-298, f298, 299-300 PDF

In the valley of the Genesee·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

311-315 PDF

On being a foreigner·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

315 PDF

The fiddler·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

316-331 PDF

A bacchanale of the boulevards·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

332-339 PDF

The confession of an idealist·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

340-350 PDF

The wallow of the sea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

351 PDF

Untitled·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection

351-358 PDF

New gleanings in field and wood·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

351-358 PDF

New gleanings in field and wood·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

366 PDF

Any wife to any husband·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

367-379 PDF

The fourth pillar·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

379 PDF

Faith·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

391-394 PDF

More murmurings of a common scold·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

394-395 PDF

An anthology of gloom·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

395-396 PDF

Wanted·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Weeds

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

401-405 PDF

Murphy and my mother-in-law·

= 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

405 PDF

A proud diplomat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Waste not·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

A hard task·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Prepared for the worst·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Helpless·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

A lucky escape·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

Zoological doings·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

Clever finance·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

The city mouse in the country·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

His only course·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

A well-trained horse·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

Important if true·

= 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

Percentage of non-Christian Americans who say they believe in the resurrection of Christ:

52

A newly translated Coptic text alleged Judas’ kiss to have been necessitated by Jesus’ ability to shape-shift.

Russia reportedly dropped a series of math texts from a list of recommended curricular books because its illustrations featured too many non-Russian characters. “Gnomes, Snow White,” said a Russian education expert, “these are representatives of a foreign-language culture.”

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

HARPER’S FINEST