Items in Category Religious

MAY ONLY GOLDEN DAYS BE YOURS(M,G,D,Y illuminated) in gilt in white panel above red seal containing stylised ivy leaves. QV Saxony
MAY ONLY GOLDEN DAYS BE YOURS(M,G,D,Y illuminated) in gilt in white panel above red seal containing stylised ivy leaves.
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, PATENT, Christmas & New Year, various
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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 AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, almost oblong, with inner sheet secured with ribbon & bow, single fold giving left & right flaps
inside first page:- CHRISTMAS GREETING AND BEST WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM
second page:- A RIVER DEEP WHOSE OVERFLOW SHALL BLESS THE LAND IT WANDERS THROUGH; A SONG WHOSE MELODY IS HAPPINESS A COMPASS POINTING TRUE; THUS BE YOUR LIFE, AND SUCH A LIFE WILL BE, A JOY TO OTHERS AS A JOY TO THEE.
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

THE cross IS OUR PEACE 1287-QV
THE cross IS OUR PEACE
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period, no royal attribution, Easter: artist, MB intertwined
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back: logo above TRADEMARK ARTISTIC SERIES 1287
front: RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS-- COPYRIGHT

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square, 4 folds, 4 triangular flaps which join to form cross & thorn design, inside:-
WE BLESS THEE, O LORD, WE CELEBRATE THY RESURRECTION. white anemones & blue forget-me-nots

panels show colourful Religious procession left, prayer with people gazing up right QV
panels show colourful Religious procession left, prayer with people gazing up right
Set Title
Greeting Queen Victoria period , no Royal attribution, Religious, novelty
Set Comment

early style of Tuck logo & greetings appear on some cards, were sold in at least pairs & perhaps strip of 6, we list as pairs pending more information, see scans as description very difficult

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Religious quotes at bases in front
backs show statues & angels , A PEACEFUL HAPPY YEAR

panels show colourful Religious procession left, prayer with people looking right, similar but different to other card QV
panels show colourful Religious procession left, prayer with people looking right, similar but different to other card
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Greeting Queen Victoria period , no Royal attribution, Religious, novelty
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early style of Tuck logo & greetings appear on some cards, were sold in at least pairs & perhaps strip of 6, we list as pairs pending more information, see scans as description very difficult

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Religious quotes at bases in front
backs show statues & angels , Tuck logo PRIZE EXHIBITION DESIGN

panels show outdoor colourful Religious procession left, & right , hills & sky behind QV
panels show outdoor colourful Religious procession left, & right , hills & sky behind
Set Title
Greeting Queen Victoria period , no Royal attribution, Religious, novelty
Set Comment

early style of Tuck logo & greetings appear on some cards, were sold in at least pairs & perhaps strip of 6, we list as pairs pending more information, see scans as description very difficult

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Religious quotes at bases in front
backs show statues of angels , no Tuck attribution but cleasrly belongs

A HAPPY EASTER right, angel's head under stylised violets looking up & right, QV RAFOLITH
A HAPPY EASTER right, angel's head under stylised violets looking up & right,
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, angels
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, double fold, serrated & irregular edges, embossed & glittered designs
inside below top:-large half-moon shaped fold-back
inside middle:- THE LORD IS RISEN INDEED! -- ST. LUKE XXIV 34
inside below:- O LORD OF ALL, WITH US ABIDE IN THIS OUR JOYFUL EASTERTIDE.
used in 1894

A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU angel's head & wing left , white daisies with yellow centres -- THE LORD REIGNETH! LET THE EARTH REJOICEPSL XCVII 1 QV RAFOLITH
A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU angel's head & wing left , white daisies with yellow centres -- THE LORD REIGNETH! LET THE EARTH REJOICEPSL XCVII  1
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, angels
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single small sheet with perforated gilt window
back:- REJOICE -- LET ALL THINGS SEEN AND UNSEEN THEIR NOTES OF GLADNESS BLEND, FOR CHRIST, THE LORD, IS RISEN, OUR JOY THAT HATH NO END

GOD BLESS YOU in gilt above two angel's heads inset into background of blue sky, perforated design surrounds QV RAFOLITH
GOD BLESS YOU in gilt above two angel's heads inset into background of blue sky, perforated design surrounds
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, angels
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated & irregular edges, embossed
inside left- photograph of military band on parade:
inside right top :- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
inside right middle:- MORE THAN CONQUERORS -- ROM. VIII 37
inside below:- BRIGHT BE THE DAYS IN THE OPENING YEAR, SUNLIGHT AND PEACE, ALL THROUGH - STRENGTH ALL SUFFICIENT FOR EVERY NEED, AND CONQUEST FOR ME AND YOU

no front title, bunch of white daisies with yellow centres & grasses, gilt bells on front left flap QV RAFOLITH
no front title, bunch of white daisies with yellow centres & grasses, gilt bells on front left flap
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Daisies
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT 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, double fold, oblong with diagonally cut flaps on left, designs embossed
inside left:- ALL NEW YEAR BLESSINGS BE YOURS
inside right:- flowers as noted above & "THE LORD SHALL PRESERVE THEE FROM ALL EVIL" PSL CXXI. 7

A HAPPY YULETIDE, perforated flap opens to show watery rural scene QV RAFOLITH
A HAPPY YULETIDE, perforated flap opens to show watery rural scene
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT 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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single sheet, double fold
inside centre:- GOD BLESS THEE WITH BLESSINGS BEYOND HOPE OR THOUGHT
inside right:- "THE DEWS OF HEAVEN FALL THICK IN BLESSINGS ON THEE"
back:- THIS LITTLE TOKEN THAT ONCE MORE.SPEEDS FORTH BENEATH THE WELKIN WIDE....MAY DAWN FOR YOU THIS COMING YEAR with forget-me- nots & butterflies

GREETINGS, sprays of blue forget-me-nots, gilt embossed, designed inset winter scene, man walking away with gun on shoulder QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS, sprays of blue forget-me-nots, gilt embossed, designed inset winter scene, man walking away with gun on shoulder
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, forget-me-nots & ivy
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT 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 cover & sheet secured with ribbon, each single fold, embossing
inside right first page:-"I BLESS THEE WITH A HUMAN HEART -- GOD SHIELD THEE TO THY LATEST YEARS
second page:-SINCERE WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

CHRISTMAS above ivy leaves in autumn colour across front of perforated church, pale blue forget-me-nots below QV RAFOLITH
CHRISTMAS above ivy leaves in autumn colour across front of perforated church, pale blue forget-me-nots below
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Ivy
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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,six folds to give front flap & roof to the church
inside top:--ALL HAPPINESS FOR CHRISTMAS
inside below:- NOT ONLY WHEN THE GLADSOME SOUND OF CHRISTMAS BELLES RING NEW, BUT WHILE THE HAPPY WORLD GOES ROUND, MAY JOYS ENCIRCLE YOU

REMEMBRANCE in gilt on mossy white placard below large ivy leaves, background of tiny stylized flowers QV RAFOLITH
REMEMBRANCE in gilt on mossy white placard below large ivy leaves, background of tiny stylized flowers
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Ivy
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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 double fold giving two side flaps, perforated scalloped borders, embossing, glittered

inside centre top:-- I BLESS THEE WITH A HUMAN HEART -- GOD SHIELD THEE TO THY LATEST YEARS --
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU left of silvered cross, white lilies surround QV RAFOLITH
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU left of silvered cross, white lilies surround
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Lilies
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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT 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, serrated edges, single sheet, various folds, glittered
inside centre: "HE CARETH FOR YOU" 1. PETER V. 7
verse below: WHAT THOU SHALT TO-DAY PROVIDE, LET US AS A CHILD RECEIVE .... WHY SHOULD I THE BURDEN BEAR?

A JOYFUL CHRISTMAS in gilt, yellow primroses at either end of heavily perforated design, rural inset & butterflies QV RAFOLITH
A JOYFUL CHRISTMAS in gilt, yellow primroses at either end of heavily  perforated  design, rural inset & butterflies
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, primroses
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated edges
inside centre:- THOU ART MINE-- ISA XLIII.1
below:- WE ARE THINE O GRACIOUS MASTER, WE REPLY WITH JOY TO-DAY, AND WHATE'ER THY WILL IT SHALL BE OURS TO LOYALLY OBEY

CHRISTMAS in white upper left, pink & white embossed wild roses at base, star shaped perforatIion reveals lighted church QV RAFOLITH
CHRISTMAS in white upper left, pink & white embossed wild roses at base, star shaped perforatIion reveals lighted church
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
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back:-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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold
inside centre- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
right:-THE STAR OF BETHLEHEM TO-DAY SHINES BRIGHTLY ON OUR WINTRY WEAY; AND, GAZING ON ITS RADIANCE CLEAR OUR HEARTS MAY MEET, AND WE ARE NEAR

A BLESSED CHRISTMAS TO YOU in gilt, pink & white embossed wild roses above perforation showing Mary, Jesus & many adoring angels QV RAFOLITH
A BLESSED CHRISTMAS TO YOU in gilt, pink & white embossed wild roses above perforation showing Mary, Jesus & many adoring angels
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Religious
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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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single sheet, single fold to give thin perforated front & thick back, irregular edges
outside top:- "FOR UNTO YOU IS BORN THIS DAY IN THE CITY OF DAVID A SAVIOUR, WHICH IS CHRIST THE LORD." ST. LUKE II.11.
below:- TO YOU IN THE CITY OF DAVID A SAVIOUR IS BORN TO- DAY....CHOIR TILL THEN

Madonna & Child, she is seated in huge ornate wooden chair with Jesus on her lap QV RAFOLITH
Madonna & Child, she is seated in huge ornate wooden chair with Jesus on her lap
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Religious
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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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single sheet, double fold, narrow right flap, irregular edge at top,both flaps perforated
inside centre top:- THE LORD OF CHRISTMAS BLESS YOU
below:- SWEET ANTHEMS THRILL ON MORTAL EARS, WHICH TELL OF JESUS' BIRTH; AND "GLORY" GIVE TO GOD ON HIGH, WHO SENDS FOR US, THE PURPLE SKY AND SENDS HIS SON TO EARTH.

A JOYFUL CHRISTMAS in gilt, 2 white roses & bud below lily spray in light blue panel, faint cross behind, QV RAFOLITH
A JOYFUL CHRISTMAS in gilt, 2 white roses & bud below lily spray in light blue  panel, faint cross behind,
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, roses
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die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, some with serrated edges
back:-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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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oblong single sheet, single fold, serrated edges on 3 sides
inside right:- JESU! OUR ONLY JOY BE THOU, AS THOU OUR PRIZE WILL BE; JESU! BE THOU OUR GLORY NOW AND THROUGH ETERNITY

EASTER PEACE in silver, white clematis & ginkgo leaves, white cross( opens) QV RAFOLITH
EASTER PEACE in silver, white clematis & ginkgo leaves, white cross( opens)
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, clematis
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, double fold, serrated & scalloped edges
inside left:- silver cross inscribed HE IS RISEN -- A JOYFUL EASTER TO YOU
inside right:-rural scene -- white clematis & ginkgo leaves above CHRISTIANS, ON THIS HAPPY DAY HASTE WITH JOY YOUR VOWS TO PAY

HAIL THE DAY! in silver, single clematis, 3 violets & ginkgo leaves on both flaps,perforated design QV RAFOLITH
HAIL THE DAY! in silver, single clematis, 3 violets & ginkgo leaves on both flaps,perforated design
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, clematis
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, double fold, scalloped edges top, serrated at bottom
centre top:- MAY THE EASTER SUNLIGHT GLADDEN YOU
centre middle:- "HE SHALL BE AS THE CLEAR SHINING AFTER RAIN" II SAM XXIII 4
centre bottom:- CLEAR SWEET SHINING AFTER RAIN, DAY IS COME TO EARTH AGAIN, EASTER CHIMES WITH GLAD REFRAIN. TELL OF CHRIST'S VICTORIOUS REIGN

JESUS LIVES in silver, many white clematis & ginkgo leaves on heavily perforated front QV RAFOLITH
JESUS LIVES in silver, many white clematis & ginkgo leaves on heavily perforated front
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, clematis
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, double fold, serrated edges
inside, all in silver, centre top:- EASTER JOY BE YOURS
middle:-"THE LORD IS RISEN INDEED" ST. LUKE XXIV 34
bottom:- PEACE DIVINELY SWEET NESTLE IN YOUR HEART: EASTER HOPR AND JOY EVER MORE DEPART
narrow right flap:- clematis, ginkgo & perforated designs

GREETINGS in gilt below daffodils on white plaque over perforated green sliver of moon QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS in gilt below daffodils on white plaque over perforated green sliver of moon
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, daffolils
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, single fold, 3 serrated & scalloped edges
inside right:-A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU
middle:-"THE LORD IS RISEN INDEED". ST. LUKE XXIV. 34
below:-ALL PRAISE BE THINE, O RISEN LORD, FROM DEATH TO ENDLESS LIFE RESTORED.

BLESSINGS in white on brown inset, white daisies diagonally across card, QV RAFOLITH
BLESSINGS in white on brown inset, white daisies diagonally across card,
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, daisies
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, single fold, serrated edges
inside right:-Easter cross & THE FLOWERS APPEAR ON THE EARTH. CANT. II 12 -- A GLAD EASTER-TIDE -- WINTER IS OVER, THE BUDS AND THE BELLS OF SWEET SPRING-TIME ARE AT HAND, BIRD-SONGS WAKEN THE WOODS AND THE DELLS AND SUNSHINE GLADDENS THE LAND
used in 1898

no front title, white daisies with yellow centres, ginkgo leaves, horizontal perforated designs QV RAFOLITH
no front title, white daisies with yellow centres, ginkgo leaves, horizontal perforated designs
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, daisies
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold, scalloped & serrated & irregular edges
inside centre right:- A JOYFUL EASTER-TIDE -- 11. COR.. V 17
inside centre right:- left:- cross behind "BEHOLD ALL THIGS ARE BECOME NEW"
inside centre below right:- NEW BEAUTIES OPENING DAY BY DAY, NEW LIGHT OF FAITH YOUR FEET TO GUIDE, NEW HOPE TO CHEER YOU ON YOUR WAY, MAY THESE BE YOURS THIS EASTER-TIDE.

THE LORD IS RISEN lilac above & below cross inset in leafy circle QV RAFOLITH
THE LORD IS RISEN lilac above & below cross inset in leafy circle
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, lilac
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated edges
inside right above:-A JOYFUL EASTER TO YOU
below:- TO GOD THE FATHER WITH THE SON, WHO FROM THE GRAVE IMMORTAL ROSE, AND THEE, O PARACLETE, BE PRAISE WHILE AGE ON ENDLESS AGES FLOWS

GLAD GREETINGS by silver cross & front flap shortened & cut around cross, lilies folded to below right QV RAFOLITH
GLAD GREETINGS by silver cross &  front flap shortened & cut around cross, lilies folded to below right
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, lilies
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, double fold, serrated & irregular edges
inside left:- "GRACE BE WITH YOU" -- COL. IV.18
inside right above perforated window & cala lilies:-A PEACEFUL HAPPY EASTER
inside right below:- THE JOY THAT CROWNS THIS FESTIVE DAY, BRING TO YOU CALM AND REST - PEACE WHICH SHALL NEVER FADE AWAY, MAKE YOUR LIFE TRULY BLEST.

"THE LORD REIGNETH" PSL XCVII 1 Easter lilies in front of perforated cross, embossed colourless angels left, QV RAFOLITH
"THE LORD REIGNETH"  PSL XCVII 1 Easter lilies in front of perforated cross, embossed colourless angels left,
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, lilies
Set Comment

back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, double fold, coarsely serrated edges, narrow flap right with lilies
inside centre above:-A JOYFUL EASTER TO YOU
inside centre below:- CHRIST, THE LORD IS RISEN TO-DAY, SONS OF MEN AND ANGELS SAY; RAISE YOUR JOYS AND TRIUMPHS HIGH! SING YE HEAVENS! AND EARTH, REPLY!

O SING UNTO THE LORD A NEW SONG PSI.98.1 in silver, embossed violets & lilies -of-the-valley in front of cross & window QV RAFOLITH
O SING UNTO THE LORD A NEW SONG  PSI.98.1 in silver, embossed violets & lilies -of-the-valley in front of cross & window
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, lilies of the valley
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single card covering paper page, each single folded
second page top:- A BRIGHT AND BLESSED EASTER
below:- MAY HE WHO BORE THE CROWN OF THORN, LET NEVER CROSS OF CARE OPPRESS THEE; MAY HE WHO ROSE THIS EASTER MORN DESCEND IN LOVE AND KEEP AND BLESS THEE

A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU on right, passion flowers on two flaps with perforated designs, QV RAFOLITH
A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU on right, passion flowers on two flaps with perforated designs,
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, passion flowers
Set Comment

back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, single sheet, double fold, serrated & irregular edges
inside left flap :- "HE IS NOT HERE FOR HE IS RISEN" -- ST. MATT XXIII 6
inside middle:- ginkgo leaves above JESUS LIVES! FOR US HE DIED: THEN ALONE SO JESUS LIVING, PURE IN HEART MAY WE ABIDE, PRAISE TO HIM AND GLORY GIVING

BLESSINGS passion flowers around inset , perforated design QV RAFOLITH
BLESSINGS passion flowers around inset , perforated design
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, passion flowers
Set Comment

back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die cut single sheet, single fold, scalloped edges
inside right top :- A BLESSED EASTER
inside right middle:- "BEHOLD I MAKE ALL THING NEW" - REV. XX. 5.
inside right below;- BRIGHTLY, CLEARLY SHINE O BLESSED CROSS OF CHRIST! DISPERSE WITH HOPE DIVINE EARTH'S COLDNESS AND ITS MIST

large cream cross with lilies & violets in front, central perforted design, A JOYFUL EASTER below QV RAFOLITH
large cream cross with lilies & violets in front, central perforted design, A JOYFUL EASTER below
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, passion flowers
Set Comment

back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, single fold, irregular edges
inside right:-"THE LORD IS RISEN INDEED", small daisies around

GREETINGS two white roses & leaves in front of glittered brown cross QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS two white roses & leaves in front of glittered brown cross
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, roses
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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single sheet, double fold, irregular , narrow right flap
centre top:- A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU
centre middle:-"THE LORD IS RISEN INDEED" ST. LUKE XXIV 34
centre below:- ALL PRAISE BE THINE, O RISEN LORD, FROM DEATH TO ENDLESS LIFE RESTORED

THE LORD REIGNETH at top of both flaps, white & purple violets on ornate designed cross QV RAFOLITH
THE LORD REIGNETH at top of both flaps, white & purple violets on ornate designed cross
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, violets
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back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- with or w/o 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 AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to left & narrow right flaps
inside centre top:- A JOYFUL EASTER TO YOU
below:-GLAD EASTERTIDE HAS COME AGAIN, AND SPRING HAS DECKED THE SMILING PLAIN. WHILE WE, WITH ONE ACCORD, -SING PRAISES UNTO HIM WHO GAVE, THE HOPE OF LIFE BEYOND THE GRAVE, WITH HIM OUR RISEN LORD.

BEST WISHES in purple above & below rural inset, pink wild roses QV RAFOLITH
BEST WISHES in purple above & below rural inset, pink wild roses
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Easter, floral, wild roses
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back:- 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 BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold, irregular edges, many perforations, card mounted inside centrally with inset of windmill, water & flying robins, roses also on right flap
centre below:- A BLESSED AND HOLY EASTER-DAY

DOUBT NOT THAT THE CROSS YOU BEAR FLOWERS OF EDEN YET WILL WEAR. pale pink sweet peas over gilt cross QV Fringed
DOUBT NOT THAT THE CROSS YOU BEAR FLOWERS OF EDEN YET WILL WEAR. pale pink sweet peas over gilt cross
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Greeting, Q.V. period, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, Christmas, Floral, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base both front & back, narrow gilt margins

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second panel(inside left):-MAY THE BEST AND BRIGHTEST JOYS OF CHRISTMAS BE YOUR OWN blue clematis over gilt cross
third panel(inside right):- SWEET PEACE WITH FOLDED WINGS BE WITH THEE THRO' THE YEAR pale yellow roses over gilt cross
fourth(back) panel:-MAY THE BEST AND BRIGHTEST JOYS OF CHRISTMAS BE YOUR OWN.narcissi & wild violets around gilt cross
blue fringes appear to be mostly removed

JOYOUS EASTER on white plaque on back, front HE IS RISEN white tulip & bud
JOYOUS EASTER on white plaque on back, front HE IS RISEN white tulip & bud
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Easter, 2 panels glued back to back, cloth covered
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3 tassels present but do not open the greeting,

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back is cream silk, padded

JESUS CHRIST THE KING OF GLORY NOW IS RISEN FROM THE DEAD below inset moonlit lake, virginia creeper below Easter-QV Fringed
JESUS CHRIST THE KING OF GLORY NOW IS RISEN FROM THE DEAD below inset moonlit lake, virginia creeper below
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, 1 patterned, glued back to back, Easter, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base

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purple fringes

A BRIGHT NEW YEAR inset of angels head angel looks down & right QV Fringed
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR inset of angels head angel looks down & right
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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back:-A JOYFUL NEW YEAR inset of angels head angel looks up & right
white fringes

GLORY TO GOD IN THE HIGHEST....GOODWILL TOWARDS MEN 5 angels in white QV Fringed
GLORY TO GOD IN THE HIGHEST....GOODWILL TOWARDS MEN 5 angels in white
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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back:-GRACE BE WITH YOU ALL 5 angels in white
yellow/green fringes

HARK THE HERALD ANGELS SING GLORY TO THE NEWBORN KING many angels heads looking right QV Fringed
HARK THE HERALD ANGELS  SING  GLORY TO THE NEWBORN KING many angels heads looking right
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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back:-MAY GODS GOOD ANGELS LEAD YOU YEAR BY YEAR many angels heads looking left
blue fringes

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR below violets, grey background QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR below violets, grey background
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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back:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR below strawberry - fruit & flowers
white fringes
Reference collection copy was found in envelope COMPLIMENTS OF M.E. SUNDAY SCHOOL, CHRISTMAS 1884.

A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU grasses & leaves QV Fringed
A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU grasses & leaves
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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back:-SOFTLY WOULD I WHISPER DEAR HAPPY CHRISTMAS GLAD NEW YEAR grasses & leaves

A NEW YEAR'S WISH MAY THE LORD EVER BE UNTO THEE AN EVERLASTING LIGHT AND THY GOD THY GLORY QV Fringed
A NEW YEAR'S WISH MAY THE LORD EVER BE UNTO THEE AN EVERLASTING LIGHT AND THY GOD THY GLORY
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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4 narrow margins
back:-MAY THE DAWN OF THE NEW YEAR BE JOYFUL AND BRIGHT WITH THE SUNSHINE OF HOPE AND ALL GOOD GIFTS SURROUND THEE
blue fringes

MAY HAPPINESS ROUND YOU CROWD TO SET THE SEASON SHINING .... wreath of wild pink roses QV Fringed
MAY HAPPINESS ROUND YOU CROWD TO SET THE SEASON SHINING .... wreath of wild pink roses
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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back:- MAY HE THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS WHO CAME TO MANIFEST HIS LOVE....FROM HEAVEN ABOVE in wreath of white clematis
cream fringes

MAY HE THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS WHO CAME TO MANIFEST HIS LOVE....FROM HEAVEN ABOVE in wreath of forget-me-nots QV Fringed
MAY HE THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS WHO CAME TO MANIFEST HIS LOVE....FROM HEAVEN ABOVE in wreath of forget-me-nots
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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back:-THOUGH WE CANNOT HOPE TO MEASURE ALL THE WEALTH OF HEAVEN'S LOVE,,,,BLESSINGS FROM ABOVE in wreath of white clematis
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MAY HE THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS WHO CAME TO MANIFEST HIS LOVE....FROM HEAVEN ABOVE in wreath of forget-me-nots QV Fringed
MAY HE THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS WHO CAME TO MANIFEST HIS LOVE....FROM HEAVEN ABOVE in wreath of forget-me-nots
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

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back:-MAY HAPPINESS ROUND YOU CROWD TO SET THE SEASON SHINING in wreath of LILES-OF-THE-VALLEY
pink fringes

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS "THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS" RIGHT, white anemones left 156-QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS "THE SUN OF RIGHTEOUSNESS" RIGHT, white anemones left
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GREETING Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back , Christmas & New Year, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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back:-A NEW YEAR'S WISH. MAY THE LORD THY GOD BE WITH THEE WHERESOEVER THOU GOEST JOSH 1.9
white fringes

A CHRISTMAS WISH MAY JESUS GOD'S UNSPEAKABLE GIFT EVER BE PRECIOUS UNTO THEE QV Fringed
A CHRISTMAS WISH MAY JESUS GOD'S UNSPEAKABLE GIFT EVER BE PRECIOUS UNTO THEE
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters,
some greetings are damaged with panels separating

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back:-A NEW YEAR'S WISH MAY GODS LIGHT GUIDE THEE AND KEEP THEE ALL THIS NEW YEAR THROUGH
cream fringes

A BLESSED CHRISTMASTIDE single white rose, buds, verse A-QV Fringed
A BLESSED CHRISTMASTIDE single white rose, buds, verse
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, Numbered / Prefix, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, come with prefix, number or combination of prefix and series number

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verse from front:-HOPE AND FAITH ASCEND ABOVE AT THE CALL OF HEAVENLY LOVE THESE FAIREST BLOSSOMS OF THE EARTH NOW SPEAK TO US OF JESU'S BIRTH
back:-PEACEFUL HAPPY NEW YEAR PEACE BE THY GENTLE GUEST PEACE HOLY AND DEVINE GOD'S BLESSED SUNLIGHT STILL UPON THY PATHWAY SHINE
red fringes