This chronological presentation of 60 poems, 10 quatrains, and no less than 30 ghazals—some never translated into English before—enables the reader to trace the development of the young and romantic poet into the foremost leader of the literary opposition to injustice and the defender of the oppressed. Includes biographical notes, a key to Roman transcription, a list of titles or first lines, and a glossary of Urdu words in Roman script.