Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Weekend crossword No 384 – May 11 2018

Published in The Guardian Weekend. Tags: , , , , , , , .

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Australian island state TASMANIA
Australian tennis great RODLAVER
Author for whom the Mystery Writers of America name their annual award EDGARALLANPOE
Country whose first president was Kwame Nkrumah GHANA
Device to increase traction on wheels of tractors and tanks GROUSER
Elizabeth __, author of Mary Barton, and remembered in 21 4 down GASKELL
Essential oil and resin taken from Canarium luzonicum ELEMI
Eve’s second son? ABEL
Isadora __, US dancer DUNCAN
Larry __, America’s Cup enthusiast and founder of Oracle ELLISON
Pseudonym of Mary Ann Evans, commemorated in 21 4 down GEORGE
Section of Westminster Abbey in which eminent writers are commemorated POETS
See 12 Down CHAUCER
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See 15 ELIOT
See 21 Across CORNER
Semicircular recess also known as an exedra APSE
The BBC’s flagship annual talk series REITHLECTURES
The first writer to be honoured in 21 4 down GEOFFREY
The Thames at Oxford ISIS
The __, verse tale by Lord Byron which inspired an opera by Verdi and a ballet by Adam CORSAIR
Type of conflict associated with the O.K. Corral? GUNFIGHT
Ursula K. __, science fiction author LEGUIN
US state bordered by Idaho and Arizona UTAH
W.B. __, Irish poet YEATS
Walled city on the Dee CHESTER
Wiltshire manor known for its annual arts festival IFORD