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" Parading round, and round, and round : To thoughtlefs youth it pleafure yields, And lures from cities and from fields, To fell their liberty for charms Of tawdry lace, and glittering arms: And when Ambition's voice commands, To march, and fight, and fall,... "
The Monthly Review - Page 190
1782
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Critical Essays on Some of the Poems of Several English Poets

John Scott, John Hoole - English poetry - 1785 - 386 pages
...every feeling mind, uncorrupted with the maxims of human policy. I hate that drum's difcordant found, Parading round, and round, and round! To thoughtlefs...yields, And lures from cities and from fields.— To me it talks of ravag'd plains, And burning towns, and ruin'd fwains, And mangled limbs, and dying groans,...
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The Bee, Or, Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 17

James Anderson - Books, Reviews - 1793
...JUSTICE fheath her sword, rorleiiton the dazzling culprit fall." "" .y- TIMOTHY HAIRBRAIN. THE DRUM. Of tawdry lace and glittering arms ; And when ambition's voice commands, To march, and light, and fall in foreign lands, l BATE that drum's discordant sound, Parading round, and round, and...
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Anecdotes of Some Distingushed Persons: Chiefly of the Present and ..., Volume 3

William Seward - Anecdotes - 1796
...ever to have *' heard it faid, that any march of foldiers * * I hate that drum's difcordant found, Parading round, and round, and round; To thoughtlefs...To fell their liberty for charms Of tawdry lace and glitt'ring arms, And when Ambition's voice commands, To march, and fight, and fall in foreign lands,...
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Anecdotes of Some Distinguished Persons: Chiefly of the Present and Two ...

William Seward - Anecdotes - 1795
...ever to have “ heard it faid, that any march of foldiers * • I hate that drum's difcordant found, Parading round, and round, and round; To thoughtlefs...pleafure yields, And lures from cities and from fields, ‘lo fell their liberty for charms Of tawdry lace and glittering arms, And when Ambition's voice commands,...
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The temple of Apollo, being a selection of the best poems, from the most ...

Apollo - 1800
...defires, Is HAPPINESS confin'd; And, deaf to FOLLY'S call, attends The mufic of the mind. THE DRUM. Parading round, and round, and round : To thoughtlefs...fell their liberty for charms Of tawdry lace, and glitt'ring arms; And when AMBITION'S voice coihmands, To march, and fight, and fall, in foreign lands....
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Specimens of the Later English Poets: With Preliminary Notices, Volume 3

Robert Southey - English poetry - 1807 - 482 pages
...round, To thoughtless youth it pleasure yields, And lure's from cities and from fields^. To sell (heir liberty for charms Of tawdry lace, and glittering...when ambition's voice commands, To march, and fight, ad fall, in foreign lands. I hate that drum's discordant sound, JParadtng round, and round, and round...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...and round: To thoughtless youth it pleasure yields. And lures from cities and from fields, To sell their liberty for charms Of tawdry lace, and glittering...fight, and fall, in foreign lands. I hate that drum's discordant sound, Parading round, and round, and round: To me it talks of ravag'd plains, And burning...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

English poetry - 1822
...and round: To thoughtless youth it pleasure yields, And lures from cities and from fields, To sell their liberty for charms Of tawdry lace, and glittering...fight, and fall in foreign lands. I hate that drum's discordant sound, Parading round, and round, and round : To me it talks of ravaged plains, And burning...
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The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors, Volume 32

English poetry - 1822
...and round : To thoughtless youth it pleasure yields, And lures from cities and from fields, To sell their liberty for charms Of tawdry lace, and glittering...fight, and fall, in foreign lands. I hate that drum's discordant sound, Parading round, and round, and round : To me it talks of ravag'd plains, And burning...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...and round: To thoughtless youth it pleasure yields, And lures from cities and from fields, To sell their liberty for charms Of tawdry lace, and glittering...fight, and fall in foreign lands. I hate that drum's discordant sound, Parading round, and round, and round : To me it talks of ravaged plains, And burning...
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