Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26174
Hints and tips by Gazza
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BD Rating – Difficulty *** – Enjoyment ****
Having to describe every clue makes you realise how beautifully crafted all Giovanni’s clues are, with every word counting and no excess fat. I don’t think that this is one of his more difficult puzzles and it gives all solvers a very fair chance of completing it.
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