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American Society of Mammalogists. 1980-2011. 32-year run (complete). Journal of Mammalogy 61-92.  PB.  $100.

 

Aquatic Mammals. 1972-2012. Misc. issues.  Aquatic Mammals.  PB.  $2/issue.

 

Arseniev, V. A., and K. I. Panin (Editors). 1971. Pinnipeds of the North Pacific. VNIRO (Isreal Proigram for Scientific Translations), PB.  274 pp.  $10.

 

Au, W. W. L. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Barnes, L. G. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Bonner, W. N. 1982. Seals and Man: A Study of Interactions. University of Washington Press. PB.  $7.

 

Busnel, R. G. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Caldwell, D.K. & Caldwell, M.C. (1972) The World of the Bottlenosed Dolphin, J. B. Lippincott.  HC.  $6.

 

Caldwell, D. K., and M. C. Caldwell Misc. set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Cetacean Research Institute. 1990. Scientific Reports of Cetacean Research 1: 99 pp. PB.  $7.

 

Deacon, G. E. R. 1933. A general account of the hydrology of the South Atlantic Ocean. Discovery Reports 7: 173-237.  PB.  $4.

 

Domning, D. P., G. S. Morgan, and C. E. Ray. 1982. North American Eocene sea cows (Mammalia: Sirenia). Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 52: 69 pp.  PB.  $1.

 

Domning, D. P., C. E. Ray, and M. C. McKenna. 1986. Two new Oligocene desmostylians and a discussion of Tethytherian systematics. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 59: 56 pp.  PB.  $1.

 

Frost, S. 1979. The Whaling Question. Friends of the Earth.  PB.  $5.

 

Gaskin, D. E. Misc. set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Gordon, D. G., and C. Flaherty. 1990. American Cetacean Society Field Guide to the Orca. Sasquatch Books.  PB.  $2.

 

Haley, D. (Editor), 1978. Marine Mammals of the Eastern North Pacific and Arctic Waters. Pacific Search Press, 256 pp.  HC.  $6.

 

Harrison, R., and M. M. e. Bryden. 1988. Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises. Facts on File.  HC.  $7.

 

Harrison, R. J. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Hjort, J., J. Lie, and J. T. Ruud. 1937. Pelagic whaling in the Antarctic. VI. The season 1935-1936. Hvalradets Skrifter 14: 5-45.  PB.  $8.

 

Howell, A.B. (1930 (1970 reprint)) Aquatic Mammals: Their Adaptations to Life in the Water, Charles C. Thomas - Publisher.  PB.  $4.

 

Hoyt, E. (1984) Orca: The Whale Called Killer, Camden House.  PB.  $8.

 

Hubbs, C. L. Misc. set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $2.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1999-2011. Misc. issues (including Supplements). Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 1-11.    PB.  $2/issue.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1981. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 31.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1984. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 34.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1985. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 35.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1987. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 37.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1988. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 38.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1989. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 39.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1990. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 40.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1994. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 44.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1996. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 46.  HC.  $10.

 

International Whaling Commission. 1997. Annual Report of the International Whaling Commission. Report of the International Whaling Commission 47.  HC.  $10.

 

Jansen, J. 1953. Studies on the cetacean brain: The gross anatomy of the rhombencephalon of the fin whale (Baleaenoptera physalus (L.)). Hvalradets Skrifter 37: 6-35.  PB.  $4.

 

Jansen, J., and J. Jansen. 1953. A note on the amygdaloid complex in the fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus (L.)). Hvalradets Skrifter 39: 3-13.  PB.  $4.

 

Jefferson, T. 2000. Hong Kong's Dolphins: The Story of Our Indo-Pacific Hump-backed Dolphins. Ocean Park Conservation Foundation.    PB (new).  $3.

 

Jefferson, T. A. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Jefferson, T. A. 2000. Population biology of the Indo-Pacific hump-backed dolphin in Hong Kong waters. Wildlife Monographs 144: 65 pp.    PB.  $6.

 

Jefferson, T. A. 2004. Biology and Conservation of Humpback Dolphins (Sousa spp.). Aquatic Mammals 30 (Special Issue).    PB (new).  $5.

 

Jefferson, T. A., and B. D. Smith. 2002. Facultative Freshwater Cetaceans of Asia: Their Ecology and Conservation Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement 10.    PB (new).  $22.

 

Jefferson, T.A., Webber, M.A. & Pitman, R.L. (2015) Marine Mammals of the World: A Comprehensive Guide to Their Identification, second edition. 608 pp.  PB (New).  $65.

 

Kawamura, A. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Latin American Journal of Aquatic Mammals. 2006. General issue. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Mammals 5(1).    PB.  $5.

 

Leatherwood, S., D. K. Caldwell, and H. E. Winn. 1976. Whales, dolphins, and porpoises of the western North Atlantic: a guide to their identification. NOAA Technical Report NMFS Circular 396:  PB. 176 pp.  $4.

 

Leatherwood, S., R. R. Reeves, W. F. Perrin, and W. E. Evans. 1982. Whales, dolphins, and porpoises of the eastern North Pacific and adjacent Arctic waters: A guide to their identification. NOAA Technical Report NMFS Circular 444: 245 pp.  PB.  $7.

 

Leatherwood, S. & Reeves, R.R. (1989) Marine mammal research and conservation in Sri Lanka 1985-1986. UNEP Marine Mammal Technical Report, 1, 138 pp.  $4.

 

Leatherwood, S. & Reeves, R.R. (1990) The Bottlenose Dolphin. In, p. 653 pp. Academic Press.  HC.  $50.

 

Lilly, J.C. (1961) Man and Dolphin, Doubleday and Co., Inc.  HC.  $6.

 

Mann, J., Connor, R.C., Tyack, P.L. & Whitehead, H. (2000) Cetacean Societies: Field Studies of Dolphins and Whales. 448 pp. University of Chicago Press.  PB.  $23.

 

Mead, J. G., and J. P. Gold. 2002. Whales and Dolphins in Question. Smithsonian Institution Press (hardcover).  HC (new).  $2.

 

Mead, J. G., W. A. Walker, and W. J. Houck. 1982. Biological observations on Mesoplodon carlhubbsi (Cetacea: Ziphiidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 344: 25 pp.    PB.  $1.

 

Miller, G. S., and R. Kellogg. 1955. List of North American recent mammals. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 205: 954 pp.  PB.  $10.

 

Mitchell, E. (Editor), 1975. Review of biology and fisheries for smaller cetaceans. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 32.  PB.  $14.

 

Mitchell, E. D. Misc. set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Miyazaki, N. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Nachtigall, R., J. Lien, W.W.L. Au & A.J. Read.  1995.  Harbour porpoises: laboratory studies to reduce bycatch. De Spil Publishers.  HC.  $38.

 

Norris, K. S. 1991. Dolphin Days: The Life and Times of the Spinner Dolphin. Norton.  HC.  $7.

 

Norris, K. S., B. Wursig, R. S. Wells, and M. Wursig. 1994. The Hawaiian Spinner Dolphin. University of California Press.  HC.  $18.

 

Norris, K.S. & Prescott, J.H. (1961) Observations on Pacific cetaceans of Californian and Mexican waters. University of California Publications in Zoology, 63, 291-402.  PB.  $25.

 

Norris, K.S. (1966) Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises, Second Edition. 789 pp. University of California Press, Berkeley.  HC.  $42.

 

Norris, K.S. (1974) The Porpoise Watcher, W. W. Norton.

 

Pryor, K. & Norris, K.S. (1991) Dolphin Societies: Discoveries and Puzzles. 397 pp. University of California Press.  HC.  $18.

 

Orr, R. T. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $20.

 

Packard, E. L., and R. Kellogg. 1934. A new cetothere from the Miocene Astoria Formation of Newport, Oregon. In: E. L. Packard, R. Kellogg and E. Huber (eds.) Contributions to Paleontology: Marine Mammals. p pp. 1-62. Carnegie Institution of Washington.  PB.  $12.

 

Perrin, W. F. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Perrin, W. F. (Compiler). 1989. Dolphins, Porpoises, and Whales. An Action Plan for the Conservation of Biological Diversity: 1988-1992. IUCN/SSC Cetacean Specialist Group.  PB.  $2.

 

Peterson, R. S., and G. A. Bartholomew. 1967. The natural history and behavior of the California sea lion. American Society of Mammalogists, Special Publication 1: 79 pp.  HC.  $6.

 

Pilleri, G. 1964. Zur morphologie des auges vom weisswal, Delphinapterus leucas (Pallas). Hvalradets Skrifter 47: 15 pp.  PB.  $4.

 

Pilleri, G. (Editor),  1969-1971. Investigations on Cetacea, 1-3 (vol. 3 in 2 parts) - 4 issues altogether.  PB.  $25.

 

Reynolds, J.E., Wells, R.S. & Eide, S.D. (2000) The Bottlenose Dolphin: Biology and Conservation, University Press of Florida.  HC.  $12.

 

Rice, D.W. & Wolman, A.A. (1971) The life history and ecology of the gray whale (Eschrichtius robustus). American Society of Mammalogists, Special Publication, 3, 142 pp.   HC.  $10.

 

Ridgway, S. H. Misc. set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Ruud, J. T. 1945. Further studies on the structure of the baleen plates and their application to age determination. Hvalradets Skrifter 29: 69 pp.  PB.  $4.

 

Scheffer, V. B., and J. W. Slipp. 1948. The whales and dolphins of Washington State, with a key to the cetaceans of the west coast of North America. American Midland Naturalist 39: 257-337.  PB.  $12.

 

Schusterman, R. J. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Sergeant, D. E. Misc. set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Simmonds, M. P. 2004. Whales and Dolphins of the World. The MIT Press.  HC.  $9.

 

Society for Marine Mammalogy. 1985-2012. 28 year run (complete). Marine Mammal Science 1-28.    PB.  $200.

 

Society for Marine Mammalogy. 1985-2013. Misc. issues. Marine Mammal Science 1-29.    PB.  $2/issue.

 

Sverdrup, A., and K. Arnesen. 1952. Investigations on the anterior lobe of the hypophysis of the finback whale (B. physalus L.). Hvalradets Skrifter 36: 5-15.  PB.  $4.

 

Truitt, D. 1974. Dolphins and Porpoises: A Comprehensive Annotated Bibliography of the Smaller Cetacea. Gale Research Co.  HC.  $28.

 

Whales Research Institute, Tokyo. 1948-1984. 37-year run -incomplete). Scientific Reports of the Whales Research Institute, 1-37 (complete, except missing several volumes).  HC (most issues bound in green buckram, with label on spine).  $200.

 

Wheeler, J. F. G. 1930. The age of fin whales at physical maturity with a note on multiple ovulations. Discovery Reports 2: 403-434.  PB.  $18.

 

Wood, F. G. Misc. set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Würsig, B. Nearly-complete set of original reprints. Misc. journals.  $5.

 

Würsig, B., T. A. Jefferson, and D. J. Schmidly. 2000. The Marine Mammals of the Gulf of Mexico. Texas A&M University Press.  HC (new).  $3.

 

Zhou, K., and Zhang Xingduan. 1991. Baiji: The Yangtze River Dolphin and Other Endangered Animals of China. Stonewall Press.  HC (new).  $3.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos taken under permit (Oficio No. DR/488/08 from the Comisión Nacional de Áreas Naturale Protegidas (CONANP/Secretaría del Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (SEMARNAT), within a natural protected area subject to special management and decreed as such by the Mexican Government. This work was made possible thanks to the collaboration and support of the Coordinador de Investigación y Conservación de Mamíferos Marinos at the Instituto Nacional de Ecología (INE).