Meet the Endless, a family of immortals that govern all aspects of life and death throughout the universe. However, one of theirown lays captured - Dream, the Lord of Sleep. As Dream makes his escape and returns to his duties after 70 years of imprison-ment, he encounters countless characters from myth, legend and comics, from Lucifer himself to the tragic Greek hero Orpheusto the Hellblazer John Constantine.
Neil Gaiman's series 'Sandman' is often hailed as the definitive Vertigo titleand one of the finest achievements in graphic storytelling. Gaiman created a tale of the forces that exist beyondlife and death by weaving ancient mythology, folklore and fairy tales with his own distinct narrative vision.