- And one day, going down to the seashore, he saw a lot of people, black and white, getting on to a ship that was coming to England. - "The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle", Hugh Lofting.
- With two of his brother gods he walked, one day, on the seashore in the beautiful empty earth which they had made; and suddenly he saw at his feet the trunks of two trees, an ash and an elm. - "Journeys Through Bookland Volume Four", Charles H. Sylvester.
- They make a yearly pilgrimage to the seashore for the sweet- grass, which grows in the salt meadows at the mouths of a few rivers. - "A Northern Countryside", Rosalind Richards.