The Sandman: The Kindly Ones

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The Kindly Ones (1996) is the ninth collection of issues in the DC Comics series, The Sandman.wikipedia
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Marc Hempel

Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.
In 1994–1995, he collaborated with Neil Gaiman on the climactic story arc "The Kindly Ones" in The Sandman.

Teddy Kristiansen

Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.
He drew one chapter of "The Kindly Ones" story arc in Neil Gaiman's The Sandman series.

Kevin Nowlan

Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.
1993) which featured the Sandman and was part of "The Kindly Ones" story arc. One of Nowlan's prominent contribution to comics is the creation of Jack B. Quick with writer Alan Moore.

Richard Case

Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.
Back at DC, Case inked Marc Hempel's pencils on the Sandman story "The Kindly Ones" and penciled a few pages in Hempel's style.

Dean Ormston

Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.
He drew part of "The Kindly Ones" story arc in Neil Gaiman's The Sandman series.

Charles Vess

Charlie Vess
Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.
Vess contributed eight drawings for a prose-based inset that appeared in Sandman #62 ("The Kindly Ones: 6") and illustrated the final issue of the series, Sandman #75, a second Shakespeare adaptation ("The Tempest").

The Sandman: The Wake

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It was preceded by Worlds' End and followed by The Wake.
It was preceded by The Kindly Ones and followed by Endless Nights.

The Sandman: Worlds' End

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It was preceded by Worlds' End and followed by The Wake.
It was preceded by Brief Lives and followed by The Kindly Ones.

List of The Sandman characters

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It pulls together various threads left dangling throughout the series, notably the grudges against Morpheus of several characters: Hippolyta Hall; the witches themselves; the Norse god Loki; and the witch Thessaly.
Cain and Abel also aid The Corinthian with the child Daniel during The Kindly Ones, the penultimate story arc of the series.

The Sandman: Brief Lives

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The Kindly Ones belongs with the second collection, The Doll's House, and the seventh, Brief Lives, in that it finishes off a story that mostly originated in these collections; but includes elements of Season of Mists and the story of Orpheus, told mostly in Fables and Reflections.
As they leave, Destiny's book shows a flashback in which Destruction abandoned his realm, as well as a scene showing Dream returning to Earth just prior to his imprisonment; Death visiting a young boy in China; and a white-robed Dream talking with the Corinthian.

Corinthian (comics)

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Unbeknownst to Lyta, Daniel is recovered alive and well by Morpheus' servants, the raven Matthew and a restored Corinthian.
Dream recreates the Corinthian in The Kindly Ones, wherein the Corinthian helps rescue and protect Daniel.

Glyn Dillon

He drew part of "The Kindly Ones" story arc in Neil Gaiman's The Sandman series.

Rose Walker

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The Kindly Ones also continues several other stories, including that of Cluracan of Faerie and his sister Nuala; that of the Corinthian; and that of Rose Walker and her former landlord Hal.
In The Kindly Ones (Sandman #57-69) it is revealed that Rose, in her 20s, is living in an apartment beneath Lyta Hall in L.A. She is living off her grandmother's inheritance and writing about 1950s' TV shows.

The Sandman (Vertigo)

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The Kindly Ones (1996) is the ninth collection of issues in the DC Comics series, The Sandman.

DC Comics

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The Kindly Ones (1996) is the ninth collection of issues in the DC Comics series, The Sandman.

Neil Gaiman

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Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.

D'Israeli (cartoonist)

D'IsraeliD’IsraeliMatt Brooker
Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.

Todd Klein

Klein
Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.

Frank McConnell

Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Marc Hempel, Richard Case, D'Israeli, Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon, Charles Vess, Dean Ormston and Kevin Nowlan, coloured by Danny Vozzo, and lettered by Todd Klein.The volume features an introduction by Frank McConnell.

1993 in comics

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The issues in the collection first appeared in 1993, 1994 and 1995.

1994 in comics

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The issues in the collection first appeared in 1993, 1994 and 1995.

1995 in comics

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The issues in the collection first appeared in 1993, 1994 and 1995.

1996 in comics

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The collection first appeared in paperback and hardback in 1996.

Story within a story

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He is relieved at different points in the story by Teddy Kristiansen, Glyn Dillon and Dean Ormston, and Charles Vess draws a story within a story sequence.

The Sandman: The Doll's House

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The Kindly Ones belongs with the second collection, The Doll's House, and the seventh, Brief Lives, in that it finishes off a story that mostly originated in these collections; but includes elements of Season of Mists and the story of Orpheus, told mostly in Fables and Reflections.