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The man was in a hurry to go about his own affairs and left the boy at the head of the street in which the Hardy house stood.
The age of this gentleman of ours was bordering on fifty; he was of a hardy habit, spare, gaunt-featured, a very early riser and a great sportsman.
The harpooner's family was originally from Quebec, and was already a tribe of hardy fishermen when this town belonged to France.
Two months and a half elapsed in these trips, and Edmond had become as skilful a coaster as he had been a hardy seaman; he had formed an acquaintance with all the smugglers on the coast, and learned all the Masonic signs by which these half pirates recognize each other.
Thus New England, like a young and hardy lad whose father and mother neglect it, was left to take care of itself.
They had to be continually on the alert, too, against the mountain tribes, who beset every defile, laid ambuscades in their path, or attacked them in their night encampments; so that, of the hardy bands of trappers that first entered into these regions, three-fifths are said to have fallen by the hands of savage foes.
A whole fleet of copper-bottomed barques, as strong in rib and planking, as well-found in gear, as ever was sent upon the seas, manned by hardy crews and commanded by young masters, was engaged in that now long defunct trade.
At their hospitable boards I occasionally met with partners, and clerks, and hardy fur traders from the interior posts; men who had passed years remote from civilized society, among distant and savage tribes, and who had wonders to recount of their wide and wild peregrinations, their hunting exploits, and their perilous adventures and hair-breadth escapes among the Indians.
C, to the city of New York, in the fine packet-ship "Independence," Captain Hardy.
But now the children of the magistrates in an oligarchy are brought up too delicately, and the children of the poor hardy with exercise and labour; so that they are both desirous of and able to promote innovations.
The labors of these hardy pioneers of science are now about to be knit together by the daring project of Dr.
The forests and morasses of Germany were filled with a hardy race of barbarians, who despised life when it was separated from freedom.