John Frederick Nims reads from Knowledge of the Evening (1960) and Of Flesh and Bone (1967); he also reads translations of poems by St. John of the Cross and Catullus.
Published versions bear the titles "Epitaph for a Light Lady," "Another," and "Another"; "Epitaph for a Light Lady" and "Epitaph for a Poet" differ from published versions.
"Aggie, who bragged..." is uncollected.
Nims, John Frederick. Of Flesh and Bone. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1967.
Nims, John Frederick. Sappho to Valéry: Poems in Translation (2nd ed., revised and enlarged). Fayetteville, AR: University of Arkansas Press, 1990.
Published version bears the title "Spleen: Catullus, LXX." Differs from published version.
Nims, John Frederick. The Kiss: A Jambalaya. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1982.
Published version bears the title "Palinode." Differs from published version.
Nims, John Frederick. The Six-Cornered Snowflake and Other Poems. New York: New Directions, 1990.