([September] 1991)

DC, 1991 Series
 
Price:
14.95 USD; 17.95 CAD
Pages:
244
On-sale date:
1991-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
1-56389-011-9 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194120295200115
Editing:
Karen Berger (original editor); Michael Charles Hill (collected edition)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Softcover; Trade Paperback
Publishing Format:
One-Shot; Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Reprints Sandman (DC, 1989 series) #1-8.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting)

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

["But where shall wisdom be found?...] (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?; Neil Gaiman
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Indexer Notes

Detail from the cover.

The Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page.

[Indicia] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a detail from the cover.

DC Comics Inc. (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes a small illustration by Dave McKean.

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
F. Paul Wilson
Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a detail from the cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Indexer Notes

Detail from the cover.

Dedication (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman; Sam Kieth; Mike Dringenberg; Malcolm Jones III
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

Sleep of the Just (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]
Reprints:

Sleep of the Just (Table of Contents)

Sandman / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Sam Kieth
Inks:
Mike Dringenberg
Colors:
Robbie Busch
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
John Hathaway (first appearance, death); Roderick Burgess [Magus] (first appearance, death); Ellie Marsten (first appearance); Daniel Bustamonte (first appearance); Stefan Wasserman (first appearance, death); Unity Kinkaid (first appearance); Alex Burgess (first appearance); Sandman [Dream; Morpheus] (first appearance); Ruthven Sykes (first appearance, death); Ethel Cripps (first appearance); Choronzon (first appearance, in shadows); Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Paul McGuire (first appearance); Mort Notkin (first appearance, in dreams)
Synopsis:
Roderick Burgess, seeking to trap Death, snares her brother Dream instead. After many years of captivity, Morpheus is released and takes his revenge.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Master of dreams part 1 of 8. First Neil Gaiman's Sandman story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Reprints:

Imperfect Hosts (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting)

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Three Witches [Mildred; Mordred; Cynthia]
Reprints:

Imperfect Hosts (Table of Contents)

Sandman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Sam Kieth
Inks:
Mike Dringenberg
Colors:
Robbie Busch
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]; Cain; Abel; Gregory; Dr. Roger 'Piggy' Huntoon; Ethel Dee; John Dee [Doctor Destiny]; Lucien The Librarian; Eve; The Fashion Thing; Goldie (first appearance); Three Witches [Mildred; Mordred; Cynthia]; John Constantine (cameo); Ruthven Sykes (cameo, flashback); Choronzon (cameo, flashback); Justice League [Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (cameo, flashback); Batman [Bruce Wayne] (cameo, flashback); Blue Bettle [Ted Kord] (cameo); Green Lantern [Guy Gardner] (cameo); Black Canary [Dinah Laurel Lance] (cameo)]
Synopsis:
The Sandman seeks clues as to the whereabouts of his paraphernalia.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Master of dreams part 2 of 8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Reprints:

Dream a Little Dream of Me (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting)

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
John Constantine
Reprints:

...Dream a Little Dream of Me (Table of Contents)

Sandman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Sam Kieth; Mike Dringenberg
Inks:
Mike Dringenberg
Colors:
Robbie Busch
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy; horror-suspense
Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]; Rachel (first appearance, death) John Constantine; Leigh; Mad Hettie; Chas
Synopsis:
With the help of John Constantine, the Sandman locates his bag of sand.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Master of dreams part 3 of 8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Reprints:

A Hope in Hell (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Lucifer
Reprints:

A Hope in Hell (Table of Contents)

Sandman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Sam Kieth; Mike Dringenberg (pages 9-10)
Inks:
Mike Dringenberg; Malcolm Jones III ? (pages 9-10)
Colors:
Robbie Busch
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]; Squatterbloat; Entrigan The Demon; Nada (first appearance); Lucifer (first appearance in Sandman series); Beelzebub (first appearance in Sandman series); Azazel (first appearance in Sandman series); Choronzon; Agony (first appearance); Ecstasy (first appearance); John Dee [Doctor Destiny]; Ethel Dee (behind scenes, death)
Synopsis:
Sandman journeys to Hell to obtain his lost helmet.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Master of dreams part 4 of 8. New redraw pages, 9 and 10, for this collection by Mike Dringenberg.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Reprints:

Passengers (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Scott Free [Mr. Miracle]
Reprints:

Passengers (Table of Contents)

Sandman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Sam Kieth
Inks:
Malcolm Jones III
Colors:
Robbie Busch
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]; John Dee [Doctor Destiny]; Jonathan Crane [Scarecrow]; Rosemary Kelly (first appearance, death); Scott Free [Mister Miracle]; Granny Goodness (flashback); Zep (dream); Bravo (dream); Weldum (dream); Auralie (dream); Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Mervyn Pumpkinhead (first appearance; cameo)
Synopsis:
The Sandman finds his missing jewel only to immediately lose it to an escaped (and quite mad) Doctor Destiny.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Master of dreams part 5 of 8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Reprints:

24 Hours (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy
Reprints:

24 Hours (Table of Contents)

Sandman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Mike Dringenburg
Inks:
Malcolm Jones III
Colors:
Robbie Busch
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Bette Munroe (first appearance; death); Judy (first appearance; death); Mark (first appearance; death); Garry Fletcher (first appearance; death); Kate Fletcher (first appearance; death); Marsh (first appearance; death); John Dee [Doctor Destino]; The Amazing Herschel; Sandman [Dream, Morpheus] (cameo)
Synopsis:
Doctor Destiny spends 24 hours tormenting and finally killing a crowd of people at a diner, using the power he has gained from Sandman's jewel.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Master of dreams part 6 of 8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Reprints:

Sound and Fury (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting, signed)

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
John Dee [Dr. Destiny]
Reprints:

Sound and Fury (Table of Contents)

Sandman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Mike Dringenburg
Inks:
Malcolm Jones III
Colors:
Robbie Busch
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]; John Dee [Doctor Destiny]; Nan Flower (first appearance); Eva; Abel; Goldie; Cain; Gregory; Destiny; Jonathan Crane [Scarecrow]
Synopsis:
The Sandman confronts Doctor Destiny and successfully reclaims his jewel.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Master of dreams part 7 of 8. The original pages 9 and 10 are reformated in this edition.

Added "new" page between pages 17 and 18, which actually is a extension of first panel of page 18.

The Sound of her Wings (Table of Contents)

Sandman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (painting)
Inks:
Dave McKean (painting)
Colors:
Dave McKean (painting)

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Death
Reprints:

The Sound of her Wings (Table of Contents)

Sandman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Mike Dringenburg
Inks:
Malcolm Jones III
Colors:
Robbie Busch
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]; Death (first appearance); Franklin (first appearance; death); Harry (first appearance; death); Esmé (first appearance; death)
Synopsis:
A despondent Sandman seeks advice from his sister, Death, and gains a new perspective.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Master of dreams part 8 of 8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Colors:
Dave McKean

Indexer Notes

Detail from the cover.

Biographies (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Biographies on Nei Gaiman; Sam Kieth, Mike Dringenberg; Malcolm Jones III; Robbie Busch;,Dave McKean and Todd Klein.

Afterword (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Dave McKean
Inks:
Dave McKean
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Sandman [Dream, Morpheus]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes two illustrations by Dave McKean.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sandman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["But where shall wisdom be found?...]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. The Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes
  6. 5. [Indicia]
  7. 6. DC Comics Inc.
  8. 7. Introduction
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. Dedication
  11. 10. Sleep of the Just
    Sandman
  12. 11. Sleep of the Just
    Sandman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. Imperfect Hosts
    Sandman
  15. 14. Imperfect Hosts
    Sandman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. Dream a Little Dream of Me
    Sandman
  18. 17. ...Dream a Little Dream of Me
    Sandman
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
  20. 19. A Hope in Hell
    Sandman
  21. 20. A Hope in Hell
    Sandman
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
  23. 22. Passengers
    Sandman
  24. 23. Passengers
    Sandman
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
  26. 25. 24 Hours
    Sandman
  27. 26. 24 Hours
    Sandman
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
  29. 28. Sound and Fury
    Sandman
  30. 29. Sound and Fury
    Sandman
  31. 30. The Sound of her Wings
    Sandman
  32. 31. The Sound of her Wings
    Sandman
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
  35. 34. Biographies
  36. 35. Afterword
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
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