After parking his vehicle—no easy chore with the summer traffic—he entered the beautiful and ornate Victorian hotel.
There were wide eighteenth- century ball gowns, women in little black dresses, one in a fifties poodle skirt, and several in dark dresses with ornate brocade on the bodice, like that of wealthy Middle Age royalty.
The stranger wore well-spun clothing and carried ornate weapons with bejeweled hilts.
The church of St Andrew retains some ornate Norman work, but is mainly a Perpendicular reconstruction.
The Persian variety of this art is more ornate, and less averse to representations of living beings.
The chapter-house, a magnificent ornate building, was built during the same period.
206), while blaming the diffuseness of these commentaries, praises the writer's learning and style, which, however, he considers too ornate for the purpose.
It is a huge ornate building with minarets and a lofty cupola faced with shining blue tiles.
Tong church, of fine early Perpendicular work, contains a remarkable series of ornate tombs, mainly of the 15th and 16th centuries, to members of the Vernon and Stanley families, former owners of the castle.
Muliebri ornate in Tacitus), and in middle high German by Hartungen.
Maria della Misericordia is an ornate example of early Renaissance work.
The church of St Peter and St Paul shows fine Perpendicular work, especially in the ornate interior of the nave.
The stalls, especially the towering corner-stalls with their ornate carving filled with figures, in Amiens Cathedral are very fine; they date from 1508-1520.
The church of St Stephen, outside the town, retains its ornate Norman font.
He may be said to have introduced the direct and colloquial manner upon the American public platform, as distinct from the highly elaborated and often ornate style which had been established by Edward Everett; nor has there ever been a reversion since his day to the more artificial method.