The Sandman Vol. 1 Preludes & Nocturnes (New Edition) (Paperback)
  • The Sandman Vol. 1 Preludes & Nocturnes (New Edition) (Paperback)

The Sandman Vol. 1 Preludes & Nocturnes (New Edition) (Paperback)

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Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 26/10/2010
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Written by NEIL GAIMAN Art by SAM KIETH, MIKE DRINGENBERG & MALCOLM JONES III Cover by DAVE MCKEAN The first volume collecting Neil Gaiman's seminal horror series is available in a new edition featuring the improved production values and coloring from the Absolute Edition. In PRELUDES & NOCTURNES, collecting issues #1-8, an occultist attempting to capture Death to bargain for eternal life traps Death's younger brother Dream instead. After his 70-year imprisonment and eventual escape, 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. This book also includes the story "The Sound of Her Wings" which introduces the pragmatic, perky Death.

Publisher: DC Comics
ISBN: 9781401225759
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 436 g
Dimensions: 258 x 169 x 9 mm

Praise for Neil Gaiman's The Sandman

"The greatest epic in the history of comic books"--The Los Angeles Times Magazine

"One of the few comics that segued from the comics crowd, entering the intellectual and art worlds, winning over a large non-comics-reading audience..."--The Hollywood Reporter

"The Sandman is a modern myth, as well as a precis on why the stories we tell matter so much."--Playboy

"The landmark comic-book series that actually made Death seem . . . cool."--Entertainment Weekly

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“It all starts here”

The Sandman is a great series and needs to be read as a whole, though there are various stories that stand alone while still giving an insight into this amazing world.
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“Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes Vol 01”

The Sandman is a landmark comic series; right up there with The Dark Knight Returns, V for Vendetta, Watchmen and Sin City its appeal has transcended the traditional comic market and it is still one of the most loved... More

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