ABC. (SLEEP) BOOK OF THE SANDMAN AND THE ALPHABET OF SLEEP by Wil Huygen. NY: Harry N. Abrams (1989). Oblong 4to (10 3/4 x 8 1/2"), pictorial boards, 121p., Fine in fine dw. 1st ed. The alphabet of sleep is a treasure - a book with a book - that discusses all aspects of sleep and how to achieve it. Illustrated with fabulous detailed color illustrations by Rien Poortvliet. After learning the ABC'S of sleep, the reader embarks on another fantasy trip to the Sandman's castle. Illustrated with humanized animals and gnomes. A great book.