This anthology contains a cross-section covering his career,
including such legendary songs as "Suzanne", "Sisters of Mercy",
"Bird on the Wire", "Famous Blue Raincoat" and "I'm Your Man" and
searingly memorable poems from many collections including "Flowers
for Hitler", "Beautiful Losers" and "Death of a Lady's Man".
Encompassing the erotic and the melancholy, the mystical and the
sardonic, this volume showcases a writer of dazzling intelligence
and live-wire emotional immediacy.