his pelt

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  • We must go after him and bring in his pelt. Cited from Destiny, by Charles Neville Buck
  • The bear died in the cage, and they sold his pelt for how much? Cited from Rung Ho!, by Talbot Mundy
  • Significant work was completed on his pelt, and he was placed inside a sealed clear case for further protection.
  • Otherwise his pelt would not have been so perfect. Cited from The Amateur Poacher, by Richard Jefferies
  • No trapper would have killed him now, for his pelt was worthless. Cited from Kazan, by James Oliver Curwood
  • This bear was almost as large as the one I had last shot at the head of the bay, and his pelt made a grand trophy. Cited from American Big Game in Its Haunts, by Various
  • Felix uses this opportunity to get back his pelt.
  • Because of this, the color of his pelt had drastically lightened, making him looked far from the character he was in his early days.
  • More often I was thinking what famous things a boy could buy for the fourteen dollars, at least, which his pelt would bring in the open market. Cited from Secret of the Woods, by William J. Long
  • McPherson camped on this bear's trail for several days and nights before he finally hung his pelt on a tree. Cited from Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico, by E. L. Kolb
  • His pelt was added to the trophies of the expedition, and his meat was ground into rather tough hamburger. Cited from Lost In The Air, by Roy J. Snell
  • The stallion shook himself violently as a dog that knocks the water from his pelt, but he took no pace forward. Cited from The Seventh Man, by Max Brand
  • His pelt is quickly stripped off, revealing his lean, sinewy form. Cited from In the Catskills, by John Burroughs
  • The name smacked him in the face; he shook his head like a worried bull, or as a dog shakes water from his pelt. Cited from Little Novels of Italy, by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  • It was an easy matter for the hunters to remove the log and secure his pelt, so they left the beaver pond, richer than they had expected. Cited from Rolf in the Woods, by Ernest Thompson Seton
  • They returned without his pelt, but they brought back some picturesque and lurid explanations of their failure and added several chapters to the history of Old Brin. Cited from Bears I Have Met--and Others, by Allen Kelly
  • He has individual characteristics and eccentricities and is subject to freaks, and these variations from the line of conduct which he is expected to follow are what makes most of the trouble for people who are after his pelt. Cited from Bears I Have Met--and Others, by Allen Kelly
  • After looking through herbs in the medicine cat's den and with herbs sticking to his pelt, he goes to Mousefur to deliver some fresh-kill.
  • The Storri bear is already dead; that first call for margins killed him, and I send you a specimen of his pelt, to wit, the French shares, with this. Cited from The President, by Alfred Henry Lewis
  • It was he -- when his pelt was worth a hundred dollars in king's gold -- that lured the first shipload of gentlemen adventurers over the sea, with Prince Rupert at their head. Cited from Baree, Son of Kazan, James Oliver Curwood
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