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Record #153191:

Some notes on the development of cetology, popular interest in the whale tribe, and a famous literary whale / Arthur G. Credland.

Title: Some notes on the development of cetology, popular interest in the whale tribe, and a famous literary whale / Arthur G. Credland.
Author(s): Credland, Arthur G.
Date: 1999.
Abstract: Historical study of scientific study of whales and popular interest aroused. Much of paper is devoted to discussion of Burton Constable whale, 1825 stranding of sperm whale, which was treated in detail in Thomas Beale's The natural history of the sperm whale (1839)
Notes:

Offprint: Scottish Naturalist. Vol. 111(1-3) :93-126.

Keywords: 5(091) -- History of science.
59 -- Zoology.
599(26) -- Sea mammals.
599.5 -- Cetacea.
.000(410) -- British author.
V -- History.
(*60) -- Arctic Ocean and adjacent waters.
(*80) -- Southern Ocean.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 061.3[1999]
SPRI record no.: 153191

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