Author's note: Authentic information on Australian animals compiled, by special permission, from the Oberonian Archives. (appears under title)
Epigraph: Oh, children, I have toiled so hard / To make this compilation! / I rubbed my brains with boiling lard, / And huffed and puffed, and ho-ed! and ha-ed! / All for your information.
Illustrated sequence of nonsensical poems; not necessarily intended for children.