Cryptic Crossword #74

Across

Democratic leader meeting primates - but outside capital (8)
Ancient tragedian in Iroquois tribe (6)
Fall fall stops? (6,3)
11 A little sister I called Heather (5)
12 Language of first and last detective (5)
13 English painter whose work is arresting ... (9)
14 ... French painter, sort of arresting, without art (6)
16 An arrangement of flower-beds - some were wrong, but not all (8)
19 14 at variance with 25, for example (5,3)
20 President's railroad measure (6)
21 Thief dressed in scarlet (9)
24 Donkey refuge is incomplete (5)
26 Polyamide used by many Londoners (5)
27 Great conqueror or ragtime bandleader (9)
28 Poles on top of Everest, far from abundant (6)
29 Wendy's family pets (8)

Down

Sad Iberian calls for reform in part of Spain (8,7)
Preliminary form of conscription (5)
Knowing in advance about 101 here (9)
One who follows Zeno to island in South Carolina (5)
Old Testament character, New Testament incident (5)
Rug behind structure in Scottish city (9)
Stirring tale of War's realm? (1,8,2,4)
10 Architectural ornament one put in last (6)
15 Italian article held by terrible regular or irregular soldier (9)
17 Type of sketch taken from thin album (9)
18 Creature coming up for thin plate (6)
22 Birds in the wilderness (5)
23 Character from Greece or the borders of Transylvania (5)
25 Hazardous emanation from river used by a crime boss (5)


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