(August 1999)

DC, 1996 Series
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Price:
2.50 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Suggested for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
Vertigo; DC Comics
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Shelly Roeberg [Shelly Bond]; Jennifer Lee (assistant editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Issue contains in-continuity framing sequence and untitled goth fairy tale dream story.


The Lost Language of Flowers (Table of Contents)

The Dreaming / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave McKean (mixed media art)
Inks:
Dave McKean (mixed media art)
Colors:
Dave McKean (mixed media art)
Letters:
Dave McKean (logo design)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Dreaming / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Neil Gaiman
Pencils:
Christian Højgaard; Shawn McManus
Inks:
Teddy Kristiansen; Shawn McManus
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Sandman [Morpheus]; Maddy [Madelaine Arbogast]

Indexer Notes

Introduction. Illustrated with Black & White versions of art from pages 2 & 11 of issue.

The Lost Language Of Flowers [pages 1-6, 24] (Table of Contents)

The Dreaming / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Caitlín R. Kiernan [Caitlin R. Kiernan]
Pencils:
Christian Højgaard
Inks:
Christian Højgaard (pages 1, 3-6); Teddy Kristiansen (pages 2, 24)
Colors:
Daniel Vozzo (colourist; separations)
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Cartographer of Dreams; Sandman [Morpheus]; Maddy [Madelaine Arbogast]
Synopsis:
Maddy gets glamour stone.

Indexer Notes

sequel to Vertigo: Winter's Edge #2 (DC, 1998 series)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 9 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

ads: Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver PlayStation game (Crystal Dynamics); the Chimp Channel (TBS); Blade video (New Line); Hard Rock Live (VH1); Shadowgate 64 Nintendo64 game (Vatical); 2 page ad: Voodoo3 3D graphics board (3dfx); comic strip ad for Excite auctions website; backcover: Syntec motor oil (Castrol)

The Lost Language of Flowers [pages 7-23] (Table of Contents)

The Dreaming / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Caitlín R. Kiernan [Caitlin R. Kiernan]
Pencils:
Shawn McManus
Inks:
Shawn McManus
Colors:
Daniel Vozzo (colourist; separations)
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Cartographer of Dreams; Maddy [Madelaine Arbogast]; Eve; Lucien; Goldie; Merv Pumpkinhead [Mervyn Pumpkinhead]; Gregory
Synopsis:
Maddy has a dream.

Indexer Notes

Maddy has dream based on Kindly Ones storyline in Sandman, The #57-69 (DC, 1989 series).

On The Ledge (Table of Contents)

On The Ledge / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
Brian Azzarello
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

promo for 100 Bullets

Available This June (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.7 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

August 1999 cover date Vertigo shipping list

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Lost Language of Flowers
    The Dreaming
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Dreaming
  3. 2. The Lost Language Of Flowers [pages 1-6, 24]
    The Dreaming
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. The Lost Language of Flowers [pages 7-23]
    The Dreaming
  6. 5. On The Ledge
    On The Ledge
  7. 6. Available This June
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Michael Rhode
  • Robert Montgomery
  • R S
  • Mike Nielsen