As the story begins, 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, also known as Morpheus, goes on a quest for his lost objects of power. On his arduous journey, Morpheus encounters Lucifer, John Constantine, and an all-powerful madman. Book One collects The Sandman #1-20.
Captivating and embraces the human experience of myth
Happily read volume 1 from cover to cover and can’t wait to start the next. Neil Gaiman is extremely gifted. His depth of knowledge of literature and myth honors the ancient tales welll.