Note 134
From Chapter 58 of the Decline & Fall

A noble lawyer, Raoul de Tabarie, denied the prayer of King Amauri (A.D. 1195 - 1205), that he would commit his knowledged to writing, and frankly declared,

que de ce qu'il savoit ne feroit-il ja nul borjois son pareill, ne nul sage homme lettré (c. 281).
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