- At other times she told her of Elizabeth and the great nobles, and Isabel's heart beat high at it, and at the promise that before she left she herself should see the Queen, even if she had to go to Greenwich or Nonsuch for it. - "By What Authority?", Robert Hugh Benson.
- Of Oatlands, Guildford, Woking, Nonsuch, Sheen, each a king's palace, scarcely a stone remains; Wolsey's palace by the Mole is nothing but a gateway; the Archbishops' palace at Croydon has sunk as low as a wash- house. - "Highways and Byways in Surrey", Eric Parker.
- This included lodgings and " 300 acres of ground readie to plant," a place which Smith called " Nonsuch." - "The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624", Charles E. Hatch.