Solution will appear in MetroPlus dated October 29, 2011. Solution No. 10630

Across

1 Type of cancer (9)

8 Big and strong (5)

9 One of the twelve peers

at Charlemagne's court —

heroic champion (7)

10 Help in choice of action (8)

11 Uncontrolled or

murderous way to run! (4)

13 Air received and expelled

(6)

14 Talk fast like a monkey (6)

16 Temporary residence (4)

17 Sussex port (8)

19 Victim of a “Dutch”

disease (3,4)

20 English romantic poet,

d. 1824 (5)

21 Female animal (5,4)

Down

1 Make desolate (3,5)

2 Remove from cases (6)

3 Colleague (4)

4 Novel by Flaubert (6,6)

5 Novel by Tolstoy (4,8)

6 Novel by L.P. Hartley

(3,2-7)

7 Novel by Steinbeck

(2,4,3,3)

12 Vice (3,5)

15 Shipworm — red toe (anag)

(6)

18 Quarry (4)

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