The Sandman is the most acclaimed and award-winning comics series of the 1990s for good reason: a smart and deeply brooding epic, elegantly penned by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by a rotating cast of comics' most sought-after artists, it is a rich blend of modern myth and dark fantasy in which contemporary fiction, historical drama, and legend are seamlessly interwoven. The saga of The Sandman encompasses a series of tales unique in graphic literature and is a story you will never forget. Preludes and Nocturnes introduces readers to a dark and enchanting world of dreams and nightmares-the home of The Sandman, Master of Dreams, and his kin, The Endless. This first collection of Neil Gaiman's multi-award-winning title introduces key themes and characters, combining myth, magic, and black humor. Preludes and Nocturnes is the first volume of eleven in The Sandman Library. These books can be read in order or as individual volumes.Gaiman, Neil is the author of 'Sandman Preludes & Nocturnes Graphic Novel', published 1993 under ISBN 9781563890116 and ISBN 1563890119.