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Friday - - Mind Games -

1 Na­tional em­blem of 16 Across (8) 2 The _______ ru­ral ra­dio drama set in fic­tional Am­bridge (7) 3 The House at ____ Cor­ner; a book by AA Milne (4) 5 Ladies in ________; film di­rected by Charles Dance star­ring Judi Dench and Mag­gie Smith (8) 6 English pain­ter in the Pre-Raphaelite style who cre­ated The Lady of Shalott (10) 7 Great Bar­rier ____; big­gest sin­gle struc­ture com­posed of liv­ing or­gan­isms on Earth (4) 9 Ac­tress who starred as Cathy in Wil­liam Wyler’s 1939 film ver­sion of Wuther­ing Heights (6) 10 Read­ing With­out _____; 1857 ed­u­ca­tional book for chil­dren by Favell Lee Mor­timer (5) 11 In hema­tol­ogy, the com­mon name for an ery­thro­cyte (3,5,4) 12 Largest mod­ern con­stel­la­tion (5) 13 Moon or­bit­ing the sev­enth planet (7) 20 El­e­ment with an atomic num­ber be­lieved to be un­lucky by some (9) 21 Bird with a yel­low breast; a com­mon or reg­u­lar visi­tor to gar­den feed­ers (4,3) 25 Mam­mals known col­lec­tively as colonies, kin­dles, husks or trips (7) 26 Cathe­dral city of­ten de­scribed as Eng­land’s small­est (5) 27 For­mer Ger­man air force (9) 29 Ru­mi­nant na­tive to Bri­tain (3,4) 32 A horse­woman, gen­er­ally skilled (12) 33 Player’s turn at bat­ting in cricket (7) 34 Word pre­fixed to a type of flour used to make bis­cuits and pizza dough (5) 37 The ______, ____; literary and arts jour­nal with con­trib­u­tors that in­cluded Max Beer­bohm and Ed­mund Gosse and Aubrey Beard­s­ley as art editor (6,4) 41 Bre­ton _______; tra­di­tional French buck­wheat crêpe eaten with egg, spinach or Gruyère cheese (7) 42 Branch of math­e­mat­ics con­cerned with the oper­a­tions of cal­cu­lus (8) 43 Gar­ment form­ing half of a twin­set (8) 47 Ja­panese Vol­cano Is­land, site of a ma­jor bat­tle of the Pa­cific War (3,4) 48 Span­ish word for a brook that fills sea­son­ally af­ter suf­fi­cient rain­fall (6) 49 Co-host of Bri­tish TV se­ries Coun­try­wise who com­pleted the At­lantic Row­ing Race with James Crack­nell in 2005-06 (5) 51 _ _ _ _ _Owl; as­sis­tant adult leader of a pack of Brownie Guides (in­for­mal) (5) 54 _ _ _ _-fleur; French for cau­li­flower (4) 55 In­dian state, site of a mau­soleum said to have taken around 22,000 peo­ple to build with the help of 1,000 ele­phants (4)

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