- Even on horseback it would be next to impossible. - "On the Pampas", G. A. Henty.
- Give me a pipe, Christian; it is bad enough that I have to sit in such a monkey- box of a carriage, instead of riding on horseback at the head of my troops." - "NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER", L. Muhlbach.
- Count Gaston riding beside her on horseback, and her husband on the box. - "The Children of the World", Paul Heyse.