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1 Bri­tish name for a badger used as a form of ad­dress in sto­ries (5) 4 Jonathan —, au­thor of A Tale of a Tub and A Mod­est Pro­posal (5) 10 See 18 Down 11 Sea­side re­sort in the Vale of Glam­or­gan south of Cardiff (7) 12 Brass in­stru­ment with a U-shaped slide (8) 13 Jac­ques —, Bel­gium-born song­writer and per­former who died in 1978 (4) 15 Laura —, Bri­tish ten­nis player; 2008 Wim­ble­don girls’ sin­gles ti­tle win­ner (6) 17 and 25 1936 com­edy-drama film star­ring, writ­ten and di­rected by Char­lie Chap­lin (6,5) 19 Peter —, Best Ac­tor in a Sup­port­ing Role Os­car nom­i­nee for Mur­der, Inc (4) 20 Golf match for two pairs in which each player uses his or her own ball (8) 23 The —, 1958 stage play by Bren­dan Be­han (7) 24 Wil­low tree whose twigs are used for mak­ing bas­kets (5) 25 See 17 Across 26 Ma­jor moun­tain sys­tem

of South Amer­ica (5)

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2 1963 Derby win­ner rid­den by Yves Saint-Martin (5) 3 and 14 1961 Neil Si­mon Broad­way com­edy (4,4,4,4) 5 The —, 1928 film star­ring Lil­lian Gish and Lars Han­son based on a novel by Dorothy Scarborough (4) 6 Don­ald —, Scot­tish char­ac­ter in 1886 Thomas Hardy novel The Mayor of Caster­bridge (7) 7 and 22 1982 novel by Sid­ney Shel­don (6,2,3,4) 8 Se­ries of ver­te­brae form­ing the axis of the skele­ton (5) 9 1966 novel by Kristin Hunter (3,8) 14 See 3 Down 16 James —, ac­tor who played Doc­tor Rock in 1986 film drama Sal­vador (7) 18 and 10 Across Ac­tor who plays DI Fred Thurs­day in ITV drama se­ries En­deav­our (5,5) 21 Term used to de­scribe Ja­panese an­i­ma­tion (5) 22 See 7 Down

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