The Lawyer’s Clerk

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A young man in a torn jacket sits at a desk and eats an apple while writing on a piece of paper.
The lawyer's clerk.
(Facing p. 25.)

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Harold B. Lee Library, The Internet Archive

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A young man in shabby clothes and untidy hair is seen from the side sitting at a desk and biting into an apple while writing with a quill on a piece of paper.

The illustration is complemented by the following words from William Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice: His master and he are scarce cater-cousins.

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