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1 Amy Heck­er­ling film star­ring Alicia Sil­ver­stone as Cher Horowitz (8) 5 Franz, Ger­man ex­pres­sion­ist painter whose works in­clude the 1912 oil The Shep­herds (4) 9 Un­fer­mented soya-bean curd eaten as a food­stuff (4) 10 Wife of Or­pheus in Greek mythol­ogy (8) 11 and 21 1934 novel by Dorothy L Sayers (5,5) 12 Leader, with his brother Horsa, of the first Jutish set­tlers in Britain (7) 13 “The ... ... ... ”, 1995 novel by Sal­man Rushdie (5,4,4) 18 Large crested game bird of South and Cen­tral Amer­ica of the fam­ily Craci­dae (8) 19 Martin, Bri­tish As­tronomer Royal 1972-82 (4) 20 Ja­panese art of pa­per fold­ing (7) 21 See 11 22 Cap­i­tal and chief port of Qatar (4) 23 Ale­jan­dro, cy­clist who won the 2007 Tour of Va­len­cia (8)

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2 Fa­ther of Hero in the Shake­speare play Much Ado About Noth­ing (7) 3 South Amer­i­can repub­lic whose cap­i­tal is Quito (7) 4 State of the US whose cap­i­tal is Columbia (5,8) 6 Lake ... in eastern Canada strad­dles the On­tario-Que­bec border (7) 7 Large fe­line mam­mal that is the swiftest known to man (7) 8 A young swan (6) 13 1970s tele­vi­sion drama se­ries that starred Dennis Weaver in the ti­tle role as a deputy US Mar­shal (7) 14 Long rib­bon­fish, Re­gale­cus glesne, with a bright red dor­sal fin (7) 15 Karen, 1962 Wim­ble­don ladies’ sin­gles tennis cham­pion (6) 16 Any of var­i­ous small oily ma­rine food fishes of the fam­ily Clu­pei­dae (7)

17 Son of Lancelot and Elaine in Arthurian leg­end (7)

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