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The sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes

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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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Full title sandman preludes and nocturnes
Author gaiman neil
Grouping Category book
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NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Neil Gaiman's transcendent series SANDMAN is often hailed as the definitive Vertigo title and one of the finest achievements in graphic storytelling. Gaiman created an unforgettable tale of the forces that existbeyond life and death by weaving ancient mythology, folklore and fairy tales with his own distinct narrative vision. In PRELUDES & NOCTURNES, an occultist attempting to capture Death to bargain for eternal life traps her younger brother Dreaminstead. After his seventy-year imprisonment and eventual escape, Dream, also known as Morpheus, goes on a quest for his lost objects of power. On his arduous journey Morpheus encounters Lucifer, John Constantine, and an all-powerful madman. Thisbook also includes the story "The Sound of Her Wings," which introduces us to the pragmatic and perky goth girl Death. Collects issues #1-8.

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series Sandman library
series_with_volume Sandman library|1
subject_facet Horror comic books, strips, etc
title_display The sandman : preludes & nocturnes
title_full The Sandman, Volume 1 Preludes & Nocturnes, The sandman : preludes & nocturnes / Neil Gaiman, author ; Sam Kieth, Mike Dringenberg, Malcolm Jones III, artists ; Todd Klein, letterer ; Robbie Busch, colorist ; selected recoloring by Daniel Vozzo ; Dave McKean, covers [introduced by Karen Berger]
title_short The sandman :
title_sub Preludes & Nocturnes
topic_facet Comic and Graphic Books, Fiction, Horror comic books, strips, etc