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 Orrery.Orsi’ni (Maffio). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Orsin.
 
One of the leaders of the rabble that attacked Hudibras at a bearbaiting. He was “famous for wise conduct and success in war.” Joshua Gosling, who kept the bears at “Paris Garden,” in Southwark, was the academy figure of this character.   1
 


 Orrery.Orsi’ni (Maffio). 

 
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