Mabel was urgent with her sister to join the party at Peltry when Urquhart was there.
Why, when she was at the Opera he had been at Peltry with the Mabels.
And yet he had been at Peltry that night; and yet he couldn't have dared!
The taboo, strictly speaking, only appears where the peltry is absent.
But under your good allowance, Mistress Alvena, what is ‘peltry’?
The iron of the Chinese, as I have had occasion to observe, is remarkably bad, and all their articles of peltry are imported.
Peltry bonds, once worth their weight in gold, had dropped to nothing.
The main support of the colony, trade in peltry, was bad at Quebec.
On the following day Pont-Gravé and Chauvin did some trading in peltry.
Now it so happened that there was none of this kind of peltry at the fort of old Baranoff.