Crossword by Sy

The Guardian - Weekend - - Adult Learner -

Across

6 A Is­raelite king – or a mea­sure of cham­pagne? (8)

8 The Greek equiv­a­lent of Cupid (4)

9 What Jef­frey Bernard so of­ten was? (6)

10 Holden Caulfield’s sis­ter in The Catcher In The Rye (6)

11 Com­poser who may be

JS or Of­fen...., ac­cord­ing to Vic­tor Borge? (4)

13 The cap­i­tal of Botswana (8)

15 The fa­ther of Goneril, Re­gan and Cordelia? (4,4)

17 .... Park, pub­lic space in Sal­ford (4)

18/1 Vis­ual artist whose works in­clude Sound Mir­rors (1999) and Ko­dak (2006) (6,4)

20 Al­dous ......, au­thor of Brave New World (6)

22 Pe­jo­ra­tive ep­i­thet used against work­ing-class Bri­tons (4)

23 Wa­ter­way also known as the Strait of Is­tan­bul (8)

Down

1 See 18

2/17 The de­signer of the Crys­tal Palace (6,6)

3 Bois de ........, pub­lic gar­dens in Paris (8)

4 Pierre-Au­guste ......, artist whose works in­clude La Parisi­enne (1874) (6)

5 Build­ing and univer­sity in Paris (8)

7 US sports term for a highly ef­fec­tive team mem­ber (3)

12 Ot­toman ruler, 1788-1822 (3,5)

14 Villa ........, house and pub­lic gar­dens in Rome (8)

16 Do­minic

...... MP, former at­tor­ney gen­eral and now a lead­ing re­mainer (6)

17 See 2

19 Litur­gi­cal vest­ment com­monly worn by priests dur­ing Holy Com­mu­nion (3)

21 An or­na­men­tal case used for car­ry­ing small tools (4)

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