Greek. Fire, . commonly. calla#39;d. Wild-. Fire. T N the Reign of Conflantinus Pogtnatus (i. e. of ai*ac bearded Constantine ) there was found out (alt;/) an Art to kindle Fire under Water, and this was calla#39;d Greek Fire, because the Inventor ... Gracchus 5 yet that which we properly call Greek Fire is of another Kature; the Author of which was one Callinic AlSr, who flying from Hdiopolit, taught it the Roman Emperors.
|Title||:||The History of Many Memorable Things Lost, which Were in Use Among the Ancients|
|Author||:||Guido Panciroli, Henricus Salmuth|