- The Queen seconded this advice, and Piscatory and several others were of the same opinion. - "The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17", Charles Francis Horne.
- Bass Rock, of piscatory renown, and Brenton's Reef, the place of wrecks, show their jagged sides. - "Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast", Samuel Adams Drake.
- " Would you believe it, my dear Shepherd," said he, " that my piscatory passions are almost dead within me, and I like now to saunter along the banks and braes, eying the younkers angling, or to lay me down on some sunny spot, and with my face up to heaven, watch the slow- changing clouds!" - "The Love Affairs of a Bibliomaniac", Eugene Field.