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The Sandman (1989) - #2
"Imperfect Hosts"
DC Comics

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Neil Gaiman

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Cover Date: February 1989
Cover Price: US $ 1.50

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Preludes and Nocturnes

Now that Morpheus is freed from his captivity of 70 years, it needs to restore the abandoned his kingdom, the world of dreams, but how?

Reprinted/Collected in:
The Annotated Sandman (2011) HC vol. 01
Essential Vertigo: The Sandman (1996) #2
Sandman (2002) TPB vol. 01
The Sandman (1989) Absolute Edition vol. 01
The Sandman (1989) HC vol. 01
The Sandman (1989) HC vol. 01 (2nd edition)
The Sandman (1989) HC vol. 01 (3rd edition)
The Sandman (1989) Recolored Edition TPB vol. 01 (2010 Edition)
The Sandman (1989) The Sandman Omnibus Vol. 1
The Sandman (1989) TPB vol. 01
The Sandman (1989) TPB vol. 01 (18th Printing)
The Sandman (1989) TPB vol. 01 (2nd edition)
The Sandman (1989) TPB vol. 01 (3rd edition)
The Sandman (1989) TPB vol. 01 (9th Printing)
The Sandman (1989) TPB vol. 01 (Titan - First printing)
The Sandman (1989) TPB vol. 01 (Warner Books Edition)

Hal Jordan and Batman are shown in a flashback depicting the capture of Dr. Destiny. Guy Gardner, Blue Beetle, and Black Canary are shown on the last page when Dream is considering whether to visit the Justice League, John Constantine, or Hell first.

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