It is a storehouse of quaint stories and out-of-the-way information on manners and customs.
I had often read the story, but I had never felt the charm of Rip's slow, quaint, kind ways as I did in the play.
The old Observatory is a quaint structure on Calton Hill, overlooking the district at the head of Leith Walk.
The oldest stone bears the date 1681 many of the stones were made in England, and bear quaint inscriptions.
It does not possess any remarkable buildings, although it contains several, private as well as public, that are of a quaint and picturesque style of architecture.
He continued at his quick pace into the town, glancing over the quaint downtown strip lined with small cars and pubs.
The quaint streets of Pacific Grove were quiet during the weekday, with a small group of women lingering in the midmorning sun at the café on the corner.
It has a quaint old-fashioned appearance, many ancient houses in High Street bearing inscriptions and dates.
Its carpets have a great reputation in the Balkan Peninsula for their quaint designs, durability and freshness of colour.
The quaint architecture of the houses, many of which present their curious and handsome gables to the street, gives Stralsund an interesting and old-fashioned appearance.
The general appearance of the town is quaint and irregular, but there are several handsome modern streets.
In appearance the town is quaint and romantic, presenting almost as faithful a picture of a town of the early middle ages as Nuremberg does of the later.
But the quaint beauty of Herbert's style and its musical quality give The Temple a high place.
This book is worthy of note on account of the quaint and sarcastic humour of its numerous acrostic verses.
It is an old-fashioned town with many quaint wooden houses, notable among them the "Northeimhaus," a beautiful specimen of medieval architecture.
That which crowns the canopy over the tomb of Can Grande is a very noble, though somewhat quaint, work.