The Sandman. Volume 1, Preludes & nocturnes
|Format:||Print Book 1991|
|Availability:||Available at 8 Libraries 8 of 10 copies|
Written by Neil Gaiman; Art by Sam Kieth, Mike Dringenberg, and Malcolm Jones, III; Painted Cover by Dave McKean A wizard attempting to capture Death to bargain for eternal life traps her younger brother Dream instead. Fearful for his safety, the wizard kept him imprisoned in a glass bottle for decades. After his escape, Dream, also known as Morpheus, goes on a quest for his lost objects of power. On the way, Morpheus encounters Lucifer and demons from Hell, the Justice League, and John Constantine, the Hellblazer. This book also includes the story "The Sound of Her Wings" which introduces us to the pragmatic and perky goth girl, Death.
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|Publisher|| New York :DC Comics,1991
|Other Titles|| Preludes & nocturnes
Kieth, Sam, artist.
Dringenberg, Mike, artist.
Jones, Malcolm, artist.
DC Comics, Inc., publisher.
"Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 1-8"--T.p. verso.
233 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm