Toughie No 1215 by Giovanni
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BD Rating – Difficulty *** – Enjoyment ***
This is Toughie No. 1215 but there’s no mention of Magna Carta. Giovanni usually smuggles a few obscure words into his Toughies but today there’s only one (14a) that I’d never heard of. As always with this setter the wordplay is precise and the surfaces smooth.