= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1922 / February | View All Issues |

February 1922

Article

273-280 PDF

Unpublished chapters from the autobiography of Mark Twain (part I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Fiction

281-295 PDF

“He that hideth his secret”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

295 PDF

Thoughts about stars·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

296-302 PDF

Science and religion·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

Frontispiece, 303-314 PDF

The embrace·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

315-320 PDF

The smoking car·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

321-330 PDF

Fruit of the earth·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

331-340 PDF

The mockbeggar·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

340 PDF

Mountain dawn·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

341-349 PDF

My boyhood (part II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

350-363 PDF

The imperfect parallel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

364-372 PDF

Drifting leaves·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

373-388 PDF

What Patricia heard from Tokio (part III)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

389-391 PDF

Vicarious experience·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

391-393 PDF

Sans-culottism·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

393-394 PDF

If a worm could know·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

394-396 PDF

On being happily married·

= 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

401-408 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

403 PDF

Not to be caught·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

403 PDF

An invigorating tonic·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

403 PDF

A staying hen·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

403 PDF

Unrecognized·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

403 PDF

Making it worth while·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

403 PDF

A resourceful youngster·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

404 PDF

Not quite yet, but–·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

404 PDF

A masculine weapon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

404 PDF

Quite unimportant·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

404 PDF

Carte blanche·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

404 PDF

The cruelty of courtesy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

404 PDF

Reasoning from experience·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

405 PDF

The telltale stripes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

405 PDF

A devious approach·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

405 PDF

A satisfied connoisseur·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

405 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

405 PDF

If the animals ever turned the tables·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

405 PDF

A good measure of truth·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

405 PDF

Solved at last·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Where laziness is a virtue·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Strengthening his last fence·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Memories of youth·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Wasting energy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Bucolic wit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

406 PDF

Too costly·

= 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

Realism·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

Helping Father·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

Shakespeare in the kitchen·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

407 PDF

Aunt Mandy’s code·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

The judgment of Solomon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

A tense situation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

The weight of flattery·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

An early traveler·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

A facetious tradesman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

408 PDF

In bad company·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $45.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2015

Black Hat, White Hat

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Beyond the Broken Window

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

In Search of a Stolen Fiddle

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Displaced in the D.R.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Quietest Place in the Universe

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Beyond the Broken Window·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“By the time Bratton left the department, in 2009, Los Angeles had quietly become the most spied-on city in America.”
Illustration by Taylor Callery
Article
Displaced in the D.R.·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“How is it possible that my birth certificate is invalid if I was born here?”
Photograph by Pierre Michel Jean
Article
The Quietest Place in the Universe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Gaitskell and his colleagues are approaching the revelation of a new order, a new universe, in which even light will be known differently, and darkness as well.”
Painting by Sebastiaan Bremer
Article
The Test of Time·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“One by one his books dismantle the idea that art consoles, that art contains truths, that art expresses the soul. He insists on the artificiality and createdness of his narratives.”
[Browsings]
On Broadway·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Photograph by the author

Estimated number of genetically modified mosquitoes released since 2012 to combat dengue and chikungunya:

70,000,000

In Brazil, a herpetologist reported seeing a male black-and-white tegu copulate with a dead female. “I felt a sense of wonder,” he said.

Florida state officials announced plans to patrol Palm Beach County four to six times a month in order to kill five-foot-long lizards that are presumed to be responsible for a drop in the population of feral cats and the disappearance of a number of Dachshund puppies.

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