Items in Category Swallows

EVERY BIRTHDAY HAPPINESS swallow on taupe background, faces bottom right ATUCKCARD
EVERY BIRTHDAY HAPPINESS swallow on taupe background, faces bottom right
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, Birthday, Animals: set-- Stylised (brown, taupe, blue & gold), die-cut edit
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single fold, irregular die-cut front flap reveals part of inner inscription (card title), blue backs
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: MT THOUGHTS COME SPEEDING TO YOU TODAY WISHING YOU EVERY BIRTHDAY HAPPINESS

A MESSAGE OF CONGRATULATIONS TO THE HAPPY PARENTS swallow carries note in beak, cottage lower left ATUCKCARD
A MESSAGE OF CONGRATULATIONS TO THE HAPPY PARENTS swallow carries note in beak, cottage lower left
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, New Baby: artist, DINAH
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Tuck logo above FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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single sheet folded to quarters, blue back
inside right: SO DELIGHTED TO HEAR YOUR JOYFUL NEWS - BEST WISHES ... A LIFETIME OF HAPPINESS

HAPPY SILVER WEDDING white flowers & pink ribbon top, 4 silver bells and 2 swallows below ATUCKCARD
HAPPY SILVER WEDDING  white flowers & pink ribbon top, 4 silver bells and 2 swallows below
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Wedding (set: perforated window front w/ ribbon applique)
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silvered, die-cut front flap with perforated window, asymmetric quarter fold creates decorative panel front-right, white ribbon applique
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON AND NORTHAMPTON ; NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT
A TUCK CARD bottom right
same card image comes with different inscriptions
[file note: set in oversize envelope, while cards individually are not oversize]

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HAPPY SILVER WEDDING seen front in perforated window
inside right: THE SCENT OF ORANGE-BLOSSOM SWEET ... NEW HAPPINESS BE BRINGING!

MY MESSAGE FOR YOUR SILVER WEDDING horseshoe & bell with white ribbon applique over window, swallows, ATUCKCARD
MY MESSAGE FOR YOUR SILVER WEDDING horseshoe & bell with white ribbon applique over window, swallows,
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Wedding (set: perforated window front w/ ribbon applique)
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silvered, die-cut front flap with perforated window, asymmetric quarter fold creates decorative panel front-right, white ribbon applique
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON AND NORTHAMPTON ; NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT
A TUCK CARD bottom right
same card image comes with different inscriptions
[file note: set in oversize envelope, while cards individually are not oversize]

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inside right: TO GREET YOU ON YOUR SILVER WEDDING DAY .... TRUE GLADNESS MAY YOU SEE!

MY MESSAGE TO YOU, DEAR, ON OUR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY bells upper left, silver embossed white blossoms, two silver swallows right ATUCKCARD
MY MESSAGE TO YOU, DEAR, ON OUR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY bells upper left, silver embossed white blossoms, two silver swallows right
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, Wedding, Oversize
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quarter fold, die-cut, blue back, silver embossed, blue back
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON AND NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO ; TORONTO -- MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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die-cut floral flap lifts to reveal wording: MANY HAPPY DAYS front
inside right: MANY LOVING THOUGHTS OF YOU ... WILL BE A TRULY HAPPY ONE!

THE WORDS ARE FEW BUT THE WISH IS TRUE in gilt on silver plaque below swallow, surrounded by forget-me-nots KED&QA Saxony
THE WORDS ARE FEW BUT THE WISH IS TRUE in gilt on silver plaque below swallow, surrounded by forget-me-nots
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, forget-me-nots
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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ;with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK MONTREAL-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES. with or without COPYRIGHT

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oblong single sheet single folded, embossed
inside right, top-"ALL HAPPINESS ATTEND YOU":
below- WITH GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

SINCERE GOOD WISHES stylised bronzed ivy leaves left, rural scene, swallows over water KED&QA Saxony
SINCERE GOOD WISHES stylised bronzed ivy leaves left, rural scene, swallows over water
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, rural insets
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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- IN THE SILVER DAWNING OF ANOTHER YEAR I BID YOU BLITHE GOOD MORNING WITH LOVING WORDS OF CHEER--ALL THE YEAR-- LONG JOURNEY THROUGH MAY GAY "GOOD FORTUNE" GO WITH YOU

BEST WISHES in gilt aboved right, 4 swallows left flying front, yellow design left QV Bavaria
BEST WISHES in gilt aboved right, 4 swallows left flying front, yellow design left
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA, with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
greetings on a sail
inside right top:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR
right below:- GO FORWARD! LET THIS WORD INSPIRE THY HEART AFRESH WITH PURE DESIRE

GREETINGS in gilt, across perforation, 3 swallows fly right in front of complex white & blue design, marginal stylised ivy QV Bavaria
GREETINGS in gilt, across perforation, 3 swallows fly right in front of complex white & blue design, marginal stylised ivy
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA, with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:-BRIGHT AND HAPPY BE YOUR CHRISTMAS
right below:- WE NEED THE CALM OF CHRISTMAS DAY, ITS SPELL UPON OUR HEARTS TO LAY - TO KINDLE WITH ITS GLOWING TOUCH....THE CHRISTMAS HEARTH.

GREETINGS in gilt, across perforation, swallows & bells in complex perforated design across both flaps QV Bavaria
GREETINGS in gilt, across perforation, swallows & bells in complex perforated design across both flaps
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA, with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside centre top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- FAIR HOPES, BRIGHT SUNSHINE, PLEASURES TRUE - MAY CHRISTMAS BRING ALL THESE TO YOU

MANY GOOD WISHES below angel, pansies & tiny swallow, blue & gilt perforated corner design QV Berlin
MANY GOOD WISHES below angel, pansies & tiny swallow, blue & gilt perforated corner design
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Berlin, Christmas & New Year
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logo over TRADE MARK --with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BERLIN, with or without COPYRIGHT,

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:-rural scene
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:-RADIANT MAY THE GLADNESS BE THAT CHRISTMAS TIME SHALL BRING TO THEE

GREETINGS on plaque carried by swallow, ivy leaves above & below QV Germany
GREETINGS on plaque carried by swallow, ivy leaves above & below
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, ivy
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logo over TRADE MARK with or without--BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold with front flap cut, 3 serrated edges
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- BRIGHT CHRISTMAS-TIME HOW FAST IT FLIES AND LEAVES WITH US ITS MEMORIES. I CAN BUT WISH THIS ONE MAY BE A JOYOUS MEMORY TO THEE

WITH EVERY GOOD WISH violets & lilies-of-the-valley above white design of swallows & watery rural inset QV Germany
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH violets & lilies-of-the-valley above white design of swallows & watery rural inset
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, violets
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet double fold with narrow top flap, edges serrated, embossed
inside centre top:- MANY, MANY MERRY DAYS
below:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same mage comes with different greetings inside

WITH EVERY GOOD WISH violets & lilies-of-the-valley above white design of swallows & watery rural inset QV Germany
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH violets & lilies-of-the-valley above white design of swallows & watery rural inset
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, violets
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet double fold with narrow top flap, edges serrated, embossed
inside centre top:- THE YEARLY COURSE THAT BRINGS THIS DAY ABOUT SHALL NEVER SEE IT BUT AS A HOLIDAY
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same mage comes with different greetings inside

GLAD MESSAGES in gilt on left under swallows, pink wild roses right, gilt marginal design QV Germany
GLAD MESSAGES in gilt on left under swallows, pink wild roses right, gilt marginal design
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany ,Christmas & New Year, floral, wild roses
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logo over TRADE MARK with or without--BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY -- with or without COPYRIGHT -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet single folded, embossed
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-" A HAPPY CHRISTMAS" -- FROM FAR AWAY OUR WISHES GREET YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY, AND REMEMBER ALL THROUGH THE WORLD YOU ROAM YOUR PLACE IS STILL KEPT IN OUR HEARS AND HOME.
used in 1899

GREETINGS in gilt below pink wild roses & perforated glittered design with swallows flying above QV Germany
GREETINGS in gilt below pink wild roses & perforated glittered design with swallows flying above
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany ,Christmas & New Year, floral, wild roses
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logo over TRADE MARK with or without--BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY -- with or without COPYRIGHT -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet double folded to top & narrow bottom flaps, embossed
inside centre- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

KIND WISHES on narrow bottom flap below 9 swallows, rural, yellow daisies around QV Germany
KIND WISHES on narrow bottom flap below 9 swallows, rural, yellow daisies around
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany ,Christmas & New Yeartmas & New Year, birds
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY, with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet double folded, embossed ,3 serrated edges, perforated
inside centre:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU

GLAD MESSAGES(G & M illuminated) in gilt below 3 swallows, pink wild roses above QV Germany
GLAD MESSAGES(G & M illuminated) in gilt below 3 swallows, pink wild roses above
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany ,Christmas & New Year, wild roses
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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet single folded, embossed ,3 serrated edges, perforated
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- A HEARTY WISH, A HEARTY HOPE, WHILE CHRISTMAS WREATHES WE TWINE THAT HEALTH AND HAPPY DAYS BE YOURS FOR AULD-LANG-SYNE.

GREETINGS in silvered gilt above large perforation through which moonlit lilies on lake with swallow above can be seen, 3 white lilies below QV Germany
GREETINGS in silvered gilt above large perforation through which moonlit lilies on lake with swallow above can be seen, 3 white lilies below
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Germany ,General Love & Valentine, lilies
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED(or REPRODUCED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give top & narrow bottom flaps
inside at base::- A TRIBUTE OF LOVE & a swallow
back:- I CANNOT BETTER GREET THIS DAY AFFECTIONS CHERISHED FESTIVAL, THAN BY MY HEART, WHICH GREETETH THINE AND OF BEST WISHES CENDS THEE ALL.

no front title, spray of red & cream fuchsia, white background, yellow daisies on back cover QV Saxony
no front title, spray of red & cream fuchsia, white background, yellow daisies on back cover
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Fuchsia
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logo over TRADE MARK -- - PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED (or PRODUCED) AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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oblong single sheet, double fold, 4 coloured cloth shaped ribbons threaded through narrow left flap
inside centre, in silver:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below, in silver:-THERE IS NOTHING HALF SO DEAR AS THE THOUGHT OF CHRISTMASTIDE, THERE IS NOTHING HALF SO SWEET, THOUGH YOU SEARCH THE WHOLE WORLD WIDE. THOUGH ITS POWERS TRUE HEARTS CAN MEET, TIME AND SPACE WOULD ELSE DIVIDE.
inside right flap 2 swallows above blossom

GOOD WISHES in gilt below white moss rose & bud left of large perforation revealing swallows over water on next page QV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt below white moss rose & bud left of large perforation revealing swallows over water on next page
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Roses
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT with or without PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut cover & single sheet secured with ribbon, single fold, 3 serrated edges
inside right, top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- JOY BE YOURS THIS CHRISTMAS MORNING GLAD AND MERRY MAY YOU BE, PLEASURE ALL YOUR LIFE ADORNING, MANY A CHRISTMAS MAY YOU SEE

GREETING many swallows fly front, perforated window QV RAFOLITH
GREETING many swallows fly front, perforated window
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Birthday, Birds, swallows
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back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN --
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated edges
back right top:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:- GLAD MAY YOUR BIRTHDAY BE, FULL OF BRIGHT HOURS, FROM EVERY SHADOW FREE, FRAGRANT WITH FLOWERS