Dedication: 'To the memory of Vance Palmer and A.B. Paterson, and to all the field workers in Australian folk lore without whose patience these treasures might have been neglected.'
Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed. Other material in this issue includes: Section I: The History that Shaped a Tradition; Section V: Oddments and Fragments; Appendix: Directory of Museums.
Divided into five sections. The following sections containing literary material by Australian authors have been indexed: Section II: Traditional Songs (pp.89-214); Section III: The Tall Story (pp.215-266); and Section IV: Poems and Ballads (pp.267-356).