Dedication: To my wife and all the good companions of the years
Epigraph: 'Remember the little things of life as you you; it may be impossible to find them again: And, when bright little opportunities blossom, stoop to pluck and use them. You may not pass that way again."
Final page of Author's text concludes with poem, 'My Country' by Dorothea Mackellar
(q.v.) p. 228.