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The Resource The Sandman : overture, written by Neil Gaiman ; art by J.H. Williams III ; colors by Dave Stewart ; letters by Todd Klein

The Sandman : overture, written by Neil Gaiman ; art by J.H. Williams III ; colors by Dave Stewart ; letters by Todd Klein

Label
The Sandman : overture
Title
The Sandman
Title remainder
overture
Statement of responsibility
written by Neil Gaiman ; art by J.H. Williams III ; colors by Dave Stewart ; letters by Todd Klein
Title variation
Overture
Creator
Contributor
Author
Colorist
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the Sandman's origin story from the birth of a galaxy to the moment that Morpheus is captured
Summary
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10466855
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaiman, Neil
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6728.S26
LC item number
G4 2015
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DwxFrQcAKv0
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, J. H.
  • Stewart, Dave
  • Klein, Todd
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sandman (Legendary character)
  • Creation
  • Creation
  • Sandman (Legendary character)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
overture
Label
The Sandman : overture, written by Neil Gaiman ; art by J.H. Williams III ; colors by Dave Stewart ; letters by Todd Klein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in single magazine form in THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE 1-6"--Title page verso
  • "Cover art and original series covers by J.H. Williams III and Dave McKean. The Sandman created by Neil Giaman, Sam Kieth and Mike Dringenberg."
  • "Vertigo"--Spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A flower burns -- A meeting's taken -- A child learns -- A star's forsaken -- As night returns -- Old worlds awaken -- "Meanwhile..."
Control code
1498796
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
The deluxe edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781401248963
Lccn
2015028077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781401248963
  • (OCoLC)915943356
Label
The Sandman : overture, written by Neil Gaiman ; art by J.H. Williams III ; colors by Dave Stewart ; letters by Todd Klein
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in single magazine form in THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE 1-6"--Title page verso
  • "Cover art and original series covers by J.H. Williams III and Dave McKean. The Sandman created by Neil Giaman, Sam Kieth and Mike Dringenberg."
  • "Vertigo"--Spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A flower burns -- A meeting's taken -- A child learns -- A star's forsaken -- As night returns -- Old worlds awaken -- "Meanwhile..."
Control code
1498796
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
The deluxe edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781401248963
Lccn
2015028077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781401248963
  • (OCoLC)915943356

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