Gen­eral Knowl­edge Cross­word

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ACROSS 1. ‘The ---’, 1896 novel by Henry James (5,5) 7. Art, Amer­i­can jazz pi­anist who died in 1956 (5) 8. Arnold, au­thor of Clay­hanger (7) 10. 1980 novel by Fay Wel­don (8) 11. Ce­les­tial ob­ject such as Vega or Rigel (4) 13. See 1 Dn. 15. Jeanne, French ac­tress whose films in­clude Jules et Jim (6) 17. Al­ter ego of Dr. Jekyll in a story by R.L. Steven­son (4) 18. Fruit­ing body of cer­tain fungi (8) 21. Wal­ter, English ad­ven­turer who died in 1618 (7) 22. 1993 Mike Leigh film starring David Thewlis (5) 23. 1980 Ron­ald Har­wood play (3,7) DOWN 1 and 13 Ac. 1938 Karen Blixen novel (3,2,6) 2. Large whale­bone whale, Me­gaptera no­vaean­gliae (8) 3. Bar­ney, car­toon com­pan­ion of Fred Flint­stone (6) 4. Depart­ment of NW France whose cap­i­tal is Alençon (4) 5. Cer­e­mo­nial staff held by a monarch (7) 6. In the Bri­tish royal fam­ily, the re­la­tion­ship of Tim Lau­rence to Peter Phillips (10) 9. To­mas de ---, monk who was first In­quisi­tor Gen­eral of Spain (10) 12. Best Ac­tor Os­car­win­ner for For­rest Gump (3,5) 14. Wilma, 1960 Olympic 100m and 200m win­ner (7) 16. US and Cana­dian card game sim­i­lar to écarté (6) 19. Tom, Dutch ten­nis player, 1976 US men’s dou­bles cham­pion (5) 20. A fe­male deer (4)

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