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The Sandman, Neil Gaiman, writer

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The Sandman
Title
The Sandman
Statement of responsibility
Neil Gaiman, writer
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An occultist attempting to capture Death to bargain for eternal life traps her younger brother, Dream, instead. After his 70 year imprisonment and eventual escape, Dream, a.k.a. The Sandman, goes on a quest for his lost objects of power. Author Neil Gaiman creates an unforgettable tale of the forces that exist beyond life and death by weaving ancient mythology, folklore and fairy tales with his own distinct narrative vision
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Neil Gaiman returns to author a new entry in his beloved series, in a deluxe edition that includes cameos from such fan-favorite characters as The Corinthian, Merv Pumpkinhead and, of course, the Dream King's siblings: Death, Desire, Despair, Delirium, Destruction and Destiny
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Graphic Story, 2016.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2017.
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10466855
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sandman (Comic strip)
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Gaiman, Neil
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6728.S26
LC item number
G35 1991
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
NLM call number
Gaiman, N.
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  • 1962-
  • 1963-
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  • Jones, Kelley
  • Doran, Colleen
  • Vess, Charles
  • McKean, Dave
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True
Series statement
Sandman library
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  • Fantasy comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
  • Horror comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
  • Dreams
  • Fantasy comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
  • Horror comic books, strips, etc
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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overture
Label
The Sandman, Neil Gaiman, writer
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Publication
Note
Originally published in single magazine format by Vertigo as The Sandman (1989) #1-75
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Preludes and Nocturnes. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 1-8 -- v. 2. The Doll's House. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 9-16 -- v. 3. Dream Country. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 17-20 -- v. 4. Season of Mists. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 21-28 -- v. 5. A Game of You. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 32-37 -- v. 6. Fables and Reflections. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 29-31, 38-40, 50, Sandman Special, and Vertigo Preview -- v. 7. Brief Lives. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 41-49 -- v. 8. World's End. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 51-56 -- v. 9. The Kindly Ones. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 57-69 and in Vertigo Jam 1 -- v. 10. The Wake. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 70-75
Control code
ocm28384712
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
10 volumes
Isbn
9781563891380
Lccn
92159876
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)28384712
Label
The Sandman, Neil Gaiman, writer
Publication
Note
Originally published in single magazine format by Vertigo as The Sandman (1989) #1-75
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Preludes and Nocturnes. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 1-8 -- v. 2. The Doll's House. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 9-16 -- v. 3. Dream Country. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 17-20 -- v. 4. Season of Mists. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 21-28 -- v. 5. A Game of You. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 32-37 -- v. 6. Fables and Reflections. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 29-31, 38-40, 50, Sandman Special, and Vertigo Preview -- v. 7. Brief Lives. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 41-49 -- v. 8. World's End. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 51-56 -- v. 9. The Kindly Ones. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 57-69 and in Vertigo Jam 1 -- v. 10. The Wake. Originally published in single magazine form as The Sandman 70-75
Control code
ocm28384712
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
10 volumes
Isbn
9781563891380
Lccn
92159876
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)28384712

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