- In the harbour of the neighbouring seaport Tanis they went aboard of the commandant's state galley, one of the largest and finest in the royal fleet, where a banquet awaited them. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- The seaport in the distance is charming too. - "A Wanderer in Florence", E. V. Lucas.
- During the early seventeenth century there were imported into seaport towns principally at Salem, Massachusetts, unique bird baths. - "Garden Ornaments", Mary H. Northend.