= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1924 / February | View All Issues |

February 1924

illustration

Front cover PDF

Portrait of a man·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

289-302 PDF

By air to the heart of the Andes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

303-314 PDF

The new control of surgeons·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

315-324 PDF

Bank directors·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

325-333 PDF

The sorcery of the trailing hound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

334-342 PDF

The secrets of success·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

342 PDF

Improvident·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

343-353 PDF

Building an American cathedral·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

353 PDF

Loveliness·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

Frontispiece, 354-366 PDF

On the Malecon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

378-389 PDF

A ticket to Brooklyn·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

390-407 PDF

The Eliots’ Katy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Part III (chaps. VII-IX)

The lion’s mouth

409-410 PDF

“How to bring up children”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

410-411 PDF

Plagiarism·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

411-413 PDF

If people acted like nations·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

413-415 PDF

A perfect blank·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

415 PDF

The sonneteer gives up·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

415-416 PDF

A philosopher’s downfall·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

417-420 PDF

“In time of hesitation”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

417-420 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

421-422 PDF

Fiction formulas·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

421-424 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

423 PDF

Optimistic Lilliputian·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

423 PDF

Cat!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

423 PDF

Figuratively speaking·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

423 PDF

The strenuous life·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

423 PDF

Her one accomplishment·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

423 PDF

A happy medium·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

424 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

424 PDF

Why discuss it?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

424 PDF

Complete instructions·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

424 PDF

Musical nomenclature·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

424 PDF

His facts were correct·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

Front cover, 408 PDF

“Portrait of a man” by Hans Holbein·

= 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

April 2015

Beat Reporter

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Going It Alone

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Rotten Ice

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Life After Guantánamo

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Joke

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Abolish High School

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

[Browsings]
Photograph by the author
Article
Rotten Ice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“When I asked if we were going to die, he smiled and said, ‘Imaqa.’ Maybe.”
Photograph © Kari Medig
Article
Life After Guantánamo·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“I’ve seen the hell and I’m still in the beginning of my life.”
Illustration by Caroline Gamon
Article
Going It Alone·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The call to solitude is universal. It requires no cloister walls and no administrative bureaucracy, only the commitment to sit down and still ourselves to our particular aloneness.”
Photograph by Richard Misrach
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

Years it would take Jim Bakker to earn enough to pay his federal fine at his current job cleaning prison toilets:

2,331

Zoologists speculated that cannibalism among hippos might have led to an anthrax outbreak in Uganda that has killed at least 220 of the beasts. “I knew hippos were nasty,” said one anthrax expert, “but I didn’t know they went around eating each other.”

A white man in St. Louis was charged with punching a black man at a gas station after telling him to “go back to Ferguson.” “I’m going to let the authorities handle this,” said the victim, a former Major League baseball player, “but I’ve had enough of St. Louis.”

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