Note 018
From Chapter 59 of the Decline & Fall

Ancient Greek which Cinnamus translates into Latin by the word Ancient Greek Ducange works very hard to save his king and country from such ignominy (sur Joinville, dissertat. xxvii. p. 317 - 320). Louis afterwards insisted on a meeting in mari ex aequo, not ex equo, according to the laughable readings of some MSS.

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