Epigraph: 'I blow through bronze - not breathe through silver.' Anon. (After Browning)
Dedication: To the Shams, Political, Clerical, and Critical, of Sydney and (in particular) to the Puny Punsters of Punch, these brazen notes are (without permission) dedicated, by their most appreciative admirer, the Printer's Devil.
Published anonymously; usually attributed to Kendall but sometimes attributed to J. Sheridan Moore.