The industrious apprentice grown rich and sheriff of London: 1758
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The industrious apprentice grown rich and sheriff of London. Part of the proverbs section of the book: 'The works of William Hogarth', published in 1822. Plate 8 of the Proverbs, CH IV, VER 7,8: "With all thy getting get understanding. Exalt her and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour when thou dost embrace her".
1758 AD - 1758 AD