When the Sleeper Wakes

whensleeperwakes_tech_300H. G. Wells. ‘When the Sleeper Wakes.’ Illustrated by Henri Lanos. The Graphic, no. 1529 (18 March 1899): 329-31.
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In this story, later rewritten as The Sleeper Awakes, the hero Graham falls asleep in the present and wakes over two hundred years later, in a world of skyscrapers, moving roadways and flying machines; in this book Wells also prophesies the invention of the audiobook and the television.

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