When the Sleeper Awakes : A Story of the Years to Come. H. G. WELLS.
When the Sleeper Awakes : A Story of the Years to Come.

When the Sleeper Awakes : A Story of the Years to Come.

1899: Harper & Brothers, London,

First edition. 8vo. 329pp. Dark red boards with gilt lettering to spine & front board. A very good+ copy with one tiny mark to front board o/w no marks. A hint of darkening to spine. Internally complete with no inscriptions. Some light scattered foxing. All plates present. An attractive copy.

A Dystopian novels about a man who sleeps for two hundred years, waking up in a completely transformed London where he has become the richest man in the world; he awakes to see his dreams fulfilled but the future is laid out with all its horrors.

Wells 15; Anatomy of Wonder p.77.

Item #100654

Price: £250.00