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  1. An account of the beaked whales of the family Ziphid in the collection of the United States National Museum, with remarks on some specimens in other American museums, by Frederick W. True.
    By: True, Frederick William, - United States National Museum.
    Publication info: Washington,Govt. Print. Off.,1910.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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  2. A beaked whale from the Bahama Islands and comments on the distribution of Mesoplodon densirostris. American Museum novitates ; no. 1897
    By: Moore, Joseph Curtis.
    Publication info: New York, N.Y. : American Museum of Natural History 1958
    Contributed by: American Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: Bahamas  Geographical distribution  Mammals  Mesoplodon densirostris  North Atlantic Ocean  Whales  
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  3. A book of whales, by F.E. Beddard ... With forty illustrations by W. Sidney Berridge.
    By: Beddard, Frank E. (Frank Evers),
    Publication info: London,J. Murray;1900.
    Contributed by: MBLWHOI Library
    Subjects: Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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  4. Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum /
    By: British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. - Gray, John Edward,
    Edition: 2nd ed.
    Publication info: London :Printed by order of the Trustees,1866.
    Contributed by: Cornell University Library
    Subjects: Seals (Animals)  Whales  
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  5. Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum / by John Edward Gray.
    By: British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. - Gray, John Edward,
    Edition: 2d ed.
    Publication info: London :Printed by Order of the Trustees,1866.
    Contributed by: American Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: 59.9,745:07  British Museum (Natural History)  Catalogs and collections  England  London  Seals (Animals)  Whales  
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  6. Catalogue of seals and whales in the British museum. Supplement.
    By: British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. - Gray, John Edward,
    Publication info: London,The Trustees,1871.
    Contributed by: Cornell University Library
    Subjects: Seals (Animals)  Whales  
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  7. Cetaceans of the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary /
    By: Leatherwood, Stephen. - Folkens, Pieter A. - Stewart, Brent Scott. - Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary (Agency : U.S.) - United States. National Marine Fisheries Service.
    Publication info: Santa Barbara, Calif. :The Sanctuary,1987.
    Contributed by: Penn State University (archive.org)
    Subjects: California  Cetacea  Channel Islands  Whales  
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  8. A collection of books, pamphlets, log books, pictures, etc., illustrating whales and the whale fishery, contained in the Free Public Library, New Bedford, Mass.
    By: Free Public Library (New Bedford, Mass.)
    Edition: 2d ed., April 1920.
    Publication info: New Bedford,1920
    Contributed by: University of California Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Bibliography  Whales  Whaling  
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  9. De textura et formatione barbae balaenae ...
    By: Hehn, Martin.
    Publication info: Dorpati Livonorum,typis H. Laakmanni[1849]
    Contributed by: Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Ernst Mayr Library
    Subjects: Whales  
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  10. Differences between the beaked whales Mesoplodon mirus and Mesoplodon gervaisi. American Museum novitates ; no. 1831
    By: Moore, Joseph Curtis. - Wood, Forrest G. (Forrest Glenn), 1918-
    Publication info: New York, N.Y. : American Museum of Natural History 1957
    Contributed by: American Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: Beaked whales  Mammals  Mesoplodon europaeus  North Atlantic Ocean  True's beaked whale  Whales  
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  11. Field book of giant fishes, by J. R. Norman and F. C. Fraser. With 8 plates in full color and over 100 drawings by W. P. C. Tenison.
    By: Norman, J. R. (John Roxborough), - Fraser, F. C.
    Publication info: New York,G. P. Putnam[1949]
    Contributed by: MBLWHOI Library
    Subjects: Fishes  Whales  
    BHL Collections: Blog Features
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  12. Follow the whale. Maps and charts by the author; chapter head drawings by F. Wenderoth Saunders.
    By: Sanderson, Ivan Terence,
    Edition: [1st ed.]
    Publication info: New York,Bramhall House[1956]
    Contributed by: MBLWHOI Library
    Subjects: History  Whales  Whaling  
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  13. Gründliche Beschreibung fremder Materialien und Specereyen Ursprung, Wachssthum, Herkommen und deroselben Natur und Eigenschafften : wie auch welchem Planeten ein iedes unterworffen, dabey unterschiedene Anmerckungen was eines oder das andere Olei destilati oder Extracti giebet, deme zugleich viele verwunderns würdige Dinge historischer Weise mit einverleibet, auss gelehrten und beglaubten Autoribus mit Fleiss zusammen getragen, und in drey Theil unterschieden, der erste handelt von Metallen und Mineralien, etc. der ander Theil, von Kräutern, Wurtzeln und Blumen, etc., der dritte Theil von Thieren und was davon kommt. Allen der Artzney Liebhabern zum besten aufgesetzt und zum Druck befördert /
    By: Vielheuer, Christoph.
    Publication info: Leipzig :Verlegts Johann Fritzsche,Anno 1676.
    Contributed by: John Carter Brown Library (archive.org)
    Subjects: Aloe  Chocolate  Commerce  East Indies  Imprint 1676  Indigo  Narwhal  Natural history  Pre-Linnean works  Rubber  Sarsaparilla  Tobacco  West Indies  Whales  
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  14. Histoire naturelle des balénoptères / par P.-J. van Beneden.
    By: Beneden, (Pierre Joseph), M. van
    Publication info: Bruxelles :F. Hayez,[1888]
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Balaenoptera  Whales  
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  15. Histoire naturelle des cétacées, par le citoyen La Cepéde.
    By: La Cépède, (Bernard Germain Etienne de La Ville sur Illon), M. le comte de
    Publication info: A Paris,hez Plassan, L'an XII[1804]
    Contributed by: Multiple institutions
    Subjects: Cetacea  Whales  
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  16. Hvaldjur i Sveriges museer, år 1869. Af A.W. Malm. Med sex taflor ...
    By: Malm, August Vilhelm,
    Publication info: Stockholm,P.A. Norstedt & Söner,1871.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Whales  
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  17. Intorno alla balena presa in Taranto nel febbrajo 1877 : memoria / del Francesco Gasco.
    By: Gasco, Francesco,
    Publication info: Napoli :Tip. dell' Accademia reale delle scienze,1878.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Anatomy  Whales  
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  18. Johannis Sperlingii, Scient. Natural. quondam Prof. P. celeberrimi, Zoologiam physicam /
    By: Sperling, Johann, - Kirchmayer, Georg Kaspar,
    Edition: Editio altera, priori longè emendatior.
    Publication info: Wittebergae [Wittenberg (Saxony-Anhalt)] :Impensis haeredum Joh. Bergeri, literis Joh. Haken,a M. DC. LXIX. [1669]
    Contributed by: John Carter Brown Library (archive.org)
    Subjects: -1521  approximately 1480-approximately 1534  Brazil  Greenland  Iceland  Imprint 1669  Magalhães, Fernão de,  Natural history  Pigafetta, Antonio,  West Indies  Whales  
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  19. The marine mammals of the north-western coast of North America, described and illustrated; together with an account of the American whale-fishery.
    By: Scammon, Charles Melville,
    Publication info: New York,J.H. Carmany;1874.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Cetacea  Dolphins  Marine mammals  Northwest Coast of North America  Sealing  Whales  Whaling  
    BHL Collections: Under the Sea: World Oceans Day | White Whale
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  20. Memoir on the anatomy of the humpback whale, megaptera longimana.
    By: Struthers, John.
    Publication info: Edinburgh,Maclachlan,1889.
    Contributed by: University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
    Subjects: Anatomy, Comparative  Whales  
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  21. Memoir on the anatomy of the humpback whale, Megaptera Longimana.
    By: Struthers, John, Sir,
    Publication info: Edinburgh,Maclachlan and Stewart,1889.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Anatomy  Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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  22. Moby-Dick, or, the Whale /
    By: Melville, Herman,
    Publication info: London :Harper & Brothers ;1851.
    Contributed by: Duke University Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character)  Fiction  Huxley, b. W  Provenance  Ship captains  Whales  Whaling  Whaling ships  Woodward, J. J  
    BHL Collections: White Whale
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  23. Monographs of the Pacific Cetacea. Memoirs of the AMNH ; new ser., v. 1, pt. 5-6
    By: Andrews, Roy Chapman, - Schulte, Hermann von Wechlinger,
    Publication info: New York : American Museum of Natural History 1914
    Contributed by: American Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: Pacific Ocean  Whales  
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  24. More skull characters of the beaked whale Indopacetus pacificus and comparative measurements of Austral relatives.
    By: Moore, Joseph Curtis,
    Publication info: [Chicago]Field Museum of Natural History,1972.
    Contributed by: University Library, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
    Subjects: Anatomy  Indopacetus pacificus  Skull  Whales  
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  25. Natural history of the cetaceans and other marine mammals of the western coast of North America : with an account of the American whale fishery / by Charles M. Scammon.
    By: Scammon, Charles Melville,
    Publication info: San Francisco :J. H. Carmany & Co.,1872.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Northwest Coast of North America  Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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  26. The natural history of the sperm whale. To which is added a sketch of a South-Sea whaling voyage, in which the author was personally engaged.
    By: Beale, Thomas.
    Edition: [2d ed.]
    Publication info: London,J. Van Voorst,1839.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Whales  Whaling  
    BHL Collections: White Whale
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  27. New records of the Gulf-Stream beaked whale, Mesoplodon gervaisi, and some taxonomic considerations. American Museum novitates ; no. 1993
    By: Moore, Joseph Curtis.
    Publication info: New York, N.Y. : American Museum of Natural History 1960
    Contributed by: American Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: Atlantic Coast (U.S.)  Beaked whales  Geographical distribution  Mammals  Mesoplodon europaeus  North Atlantic Ocean  Whales  
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  28. The northern right whale. : can this species survive?
    By: United States. National Marine Fisheries Service.
    Publication info: Washington, D.C. :National Marine Fisheries Service,2004
    Contributed by: Penn State University (archive.org)
    Subjects: Conservation  Endangered species  North Atlantic Ocean  Northern right whale  Whales  
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  29. Notes on the taxonomy and osteology of two species of Mesoplodon : (M. europaeus Gervais, M. mirus True). American Museum novitates ; no. 905
    By: Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944.
    Publication info: New York City : The American Museum of Natural History 1937
    Contributed by: American Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: Mammals  Mesoplodon europaeus  New York (State)  Rockaway Beach (New York)  True's beaked whale  Whales  
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  30. On portions of the skeleton of a whale from gravel on the line of the Canada Pacific railway, near Smith's Falls, Ontario by J. W. Dawson.
    By: Dawson, J. W. (John William), Sir, - Hincks, Thomas,
    Publication info: S.l. :s.n.,1883?
    Contributed by: Canadiana.org (archive.org)
    Subjects: Ontario  Paleontology  Whales  
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  31. On the cervical vertebrae and their articulations in fin-whales
    By: Struthers, John, Sir, - University of Glasgow. Library.
    Publication info: [London] :[s.n.],[1872]
    Contributed by: University of Glasgow Library (archive.org)
    Subjects: Anatomy  cervical vertebrae  Electronic books  Whales  
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  32. On the nomenclature of certain whales.
    By: Hershkovitz, Philip.
    Publication info: [Chicago]Chicago Natural History Museum,1961.
    Contributed by: University Library, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
    Subjects: Nomenclature  Whales  Zoology  
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  33. On the recent ziphioid whales : with a description of the skeleton of Berardius arnouxi /
    By: Flower, William Henry,
    Publication info: London,1872
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Whales  
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  34. Osteologische Beschreibung des Walls / von Fried. Wilhelm Ludwig Suckow.
    By: Suckow, Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig,
    Publication info: Mannheim :C. Lamina,1837.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Anatomy  Bones  Dolphins  Skull  Whales  
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  35. A remarkable case of external hind limbs in a humpback whale. American Museum novitates ; no. 9
    By: Andrews, Roy Chapman,
    Publication info: New York City : By order of the Trustees of The American Museum of Natural History 1921
    Contributed by: American Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: Abnormalities  Anatomy  British Columbia  Hindlimb  Humpback whale  Mammals  Vancouver Island  Whales  
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  36. The seals and whales of the British seas.
    By: Southwell, Thomas,
    Publication info: London,Jarrold and Sons,1881.
    Contributed by: Cornell University Library
    Subjects: Cetacea  Seals (Animals)  Whales  
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  37. The seals and whales of the British seas. By Thomas Southwell, F.Z.S. With illustrations.
    By: Southwell, Thomas,
    Publication info: London,Jarrold and sons,1881.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Cetacea  Seals (Animals)  Whales  
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  38. The spermaceti organ and nasal passages of the sperm whale (Physeter catodon) and other odontocetes. American Museum novitates ; no. 677
    By: Gregory, William K. (William King), - Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944.
    Publication info: New York City : The American Museum of Natural History 1933
    Contributed by: American Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: Anatomy  Evolution.   Mammals  Nasal fossa  New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)  Sperm whale  Toothed whales  Whales  
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  39. The story of the New England whalers, by John R. Spears.
    By: Spears, John Randolph,
    Publication info: New York :The Macmillan Company,1908.
    Contributed by: University of California Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Whales  Whaling  Whaling ships  
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  40. Suggestions to the keepers of the U.S. life-saving stations, light-houses, and light-ships; and to other observers, relative to the best means of collecting and preserving specimens of whales and porpoises. By Frederick W. True.
    By: True, Frederick William,
    Publication info: Washington,Govt.Print.Off.,1884.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Porpoises  Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection | White Whale
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  41. Supplement to the Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum / by John Edward Gray.
    By: British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. - Gray, John Edward,
    Publication info: LondonPrinted by order of the Trustees1871
    Contributed by: University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
    Subjects: Seals (Animals)  Whales  
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  42. Supplement to the Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum / by John Edward Gray.
    By: British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. - Gray, John Edward,
    Publication info: London :Printed by order of the Trustees,1871.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Seals (Animals)  Whales  
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  43. Sur une nouvelle espèce du genre Mégaptère, provenant de la baie de Basora (golfe Persique).
    By: Gervais, H. P.
    Publication info: Paris,s.n.,1883.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Balaenoptera  Persian Gulf  Whales  
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  44. Synopsis of the species of whales and dolphins in the collection of the British Museum. (Illustrated with 37 plates, by the late William Wing.) By John Edward Gray ...
    By: British Museum (Natural History). Department of Zoology. - Gray, John Edward, - Wing, W.
    Publication info: London :B. Quaritch,1868.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Dolphins  Whales  
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  45. Über Form und Funktion der Halswirbelsäule der Wale /
    By: Reche, Otto,
    Publication info: Breslau :Druck von Otto Gutsmann,[1904]
    Contributed by: Field Museum of Natural History Library
    Subjects: Anatomy  cervical vertebrae  Spine  Whales  
    BHL Collections: Field Museum Library
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  46. Verhandeling ter beantwoording der vraag : waarbij verlangd wordt: eene natuurlijke historie en natuurkundige beschrijving der walvisschen, : in diervoegen ingerigt, om ter opheldering en aanprijzing te kunnen dienen van de beste wijze, om de plaatzen, waar deze dieren zich voornamelijk tegenwoordig ophouden, natesporen; als mede van de minst omslagtige, de veiligste, en de beste middelen, welke, of reeds bekend en in gebruick zijn, of nog in praktijk zouden kunnen gebragt worden, om de walvisschen schielijk te dooden, en er zich alzoo, langs den kortsten en zekersten weg, meester van te maken? /
    By: Bennet, Jan Arnold,
    Publication info: Amsterdam :s.n.,1809?
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Netherlands  Whales  Whaling  
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  47. Der wal Svedenborg's (Balna svedenborgii Lilljeborg) nach einem funde im diluvium Schwedens, beurtheilt von Carl W.S. Aurivillius. Mit 3 tafeln ...
    By: Aurivillius, Carl Wilhelm Samuel,
    Publication info: Stockholm :P.A. Norstedt & Söner,1888.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Whales  
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  48. The whale and his captors, or, The whaleman's adventures : and the whale's biography, as gathered on the homeward cruise of the "Commodore Preble"/ by Rev. Henry T. Cheever ..
    By: Cheever, Henry T. (Henry Theodore),
    Publication info: New York :Harper & Brothers,1850 [c1849]
    Contributed by: University of California Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Whales  Whaling  
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  49. Whale hunting with gun and camera; a naturalist's account of the modern shore-whaling industry, of whales and their habits, and of hunting experiences in various parts of the world, by Roy Chapman Andrews ...
    By: Andrews, Roy Chapman,
    Publication info: New York [etc.] :D. Appleton and Company,1916.
    Contributed by: University of California Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Whales  Whaling  
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  50. The whalebone whales of New England, by Glover M. Allen.
    By: Allen, Glover M. (Glover Morrill),
    Publication info: Boston,1916.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Baleen whales  New England  Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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  51. The whalebone whales of New England. By Glover M. Allen.
    By: Allen, Glover M. (Glover Morrill),
    Publication info: Boston,Printed for the society with aid from the Gurdon Saltonstall fund,1916.
    Contributed by: University of California Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Whales  
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  52. The whalebone whales of the western North Atlantic compared with those occurring in European waters, with some observations on the species of the North Pacific. By Frederick W. True.
    By: True, Frederick William,
    Publication info: Washington :Smithsonian Institution,1904.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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  53. The whalebone whales of the western North Atlantic compared with those occurring in European waters, with some observations on the species of the North Pacific. By Frederick W. True.
    By: True, Frederick William,
    Publication info: Washington,Smithsonian institution,1904.
    Contributed by: University of California Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Whales  
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  54. The whaleman's adventures in the southern ocean / as gathered by the Rev. Henry T. Cheever on the homeward cruise of the "Commodore Preble" ; edited by the Rev. W. Scoresby
    By: Cheever, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), - Scoresby, William,
    Publication info: London :S. Low, and D. Bogue,1850
    Contributed by: University of California Libraries (archive.org)
    Subjects: Commodore Preble (Whaling ship)  Whales  Whaling  
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  55. Whales / by Robert Hamilton.
    By: Hamilton, Robert
    Publication info: Edinburgh :W.H. Lizars,1843.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Cetacea  Whales  
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  56. Whales / Translated by A.J. Pomerans.
    By: Slijper, E. J. (Everhard Johannes),
    Publication info: New York :Basic Books,[1962]
    Contributed by: MBLWHOI Library
    Subjects: Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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  57. Whales and porpoises as food. (With thirty-two recipes...)
    By: Radcliffe, Lewis,
    Publication info: Washington,Govt. print. off.,1918
    Contributed by: Library of Congress
    Subjects: Cooking  Porpoises  Whales  
    BHL Collections: Library of Congress
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  58. Zoologisch-anatomisch-physiologische untersuchungen über die nordischen Wallthiere; von Daniel Friedrich Eschricht ... 1. Bd. Mit funfzehn [!] Tafeln und achtundvierzig Holzschnitten.
    By: Eschricht, Daniel Friedrich,
    Publication info: Leipzig,L. Voss,1849.
    Contributed by: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: Whales  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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