Items in Category Birthday

LONG YEARS OF HEALTH AND HAPPINESS centrally, , brown marginal design, pale blue background 6023-QV NRA
LONG YEARS OF HEALTH AND HAPPINESS centrally, , brown marginal design, pale blue background
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Birthday
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD

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single sheet, once folded, extra page stuck inside back
inside left:-MAY EVERY HAPPINESS, WITH YOU ON ALL DAYS DWELL! BUT IF ONE DAY MORE BLISS; OR MORE IN GILTS EXCEL THAN OTHER DAYS, O MAY THAT ONE DAY BE TO-DAY!
right top corner:- A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below left:-A DAY OF LOVE AND PEACE FOR THEE A DAY OF NEW BORN BLISS! AND MANY MORE IN YEARS TO BE HAPPY HAPPY AND BRIGHT AS THIS! white lilies & ginkgo
back:- clump of ferns

ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY centrally framed by purple & brown marginal design, rose above QV NRA
ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY centrally framed by purple &  brown marginal design, rose above
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Birthday
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD

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single sheet, once folded, extra page stuck inside back
inside left:-O MAY THY BIRTHDAY HAPPY BE, ITS WINGED HOURS FLY MERRILY, INTO THE PAST; AND LEAVE THEE NOTHING TO REGRET, BUT GEM-LIKE MEMORIES, GOLDEN SET, FOR AYE TO LAST.
right:- THY EVERY BIRTHDAY ADD BUT JOY TO JOY, pink wild roses & blue cornflowers
back:- bowl & design

WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY, stars & moon on dark brown background QV NRA
WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY, stars & moon on dark brown background
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Birthday
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD

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oblong sheet , single folded, pink & deep green inside background, flowers, butterfly & leaves across both flaps
back :-butterfly over buttercups

MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY bluebird perched on wild rose QV Saxony NRA
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY bluebird perched on wild rose
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Birthday
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logo over TRADE MARK -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT

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oblong,once folded to give front & back flaps, 3 serrated edges
inside left:-MAY YOUR BIRTHDAY LEAVE YOU STORE OF SWEETEST MEMORIES WHEN IT GOES, WHICH LIKE THE FRAGRANCE OF THE ROSE WILL LINGER WHEN THE DAY IS O'[ER --AND TILL YOUR BIRTHDAY ONCE AGAIN AGAIN SHALL RISE WITHIN THE FOUNT OF TIME, TAKE THE GOODWILL OF MY POOR RHYME, TO SWELL YOUR STORE OF GOLDEN GRAIN
inside right:- castle & cathedral seen from across river

no front title, strawberry front & back QV Saxony NRA
no front title, strawberry front & back
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Birthday
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logo over TRADE MARK -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, folded to give front & back flaps
inside left top:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:-KIND HEAVEN SPARE THEE LONG TO BLESS THE EYES WHOSE JOY THOU ART, AND EARTH'S FULL MEED OF HAPPINESS E'ER BLESS THY GENTLE HEART!
inside right:- bee on leaf

no front title, stylised blue flowers front & back QV Saxony NRA
no front title, stylised blue flowers front & back
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Birthday
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logo over TRADE MARK -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT

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oblong,once folded to give front & back flaps
inside left:-MAY EACH SWEET INFLUENCE UNITE TO BLESS YOUR BIRTHDAY HOURS, A HEART DEEP-FILLED WITH ALL DELIGHT, AND NOTHING LACKING GLAD AND BRIGHT OF SUNSHINE, SONG , AND FLOWERS
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY, grass and ivy

WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY diagonally across front, gilt design, plant in nouveau gilt pot front & back 598-QV NRA
WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY diagonally across front, gilt design, plant in nouveau gilt pot front & back
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Birthday, oversize
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD

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oblong sheet , single folded, gilt margins round all panels, pale blue background
inside left:-AGAIN THE DAY RECURRING, WHEN FIRST YOU LOOKED ON LIGHT YOU'LL NEED NOT MY AVERRING TO KNOW I WISH IT BRIGHT A BIRTHDAY FAIR AND PLEASANT AS EVER MORTAL KNOW-- SUCH BE THIS, THE PRESENT, AND MANY SUCH ENSUE
right:- loop of lilies -of-the-valley WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY.

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

4 panels:- first panel WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY pink fuschia & white anemones, QV
4 panels:- first panel WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY pink fuschia & white anemones,
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Greeting, Q.V. period, 4 panels glued back to back & folded, Birthday, floral
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base

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second panel(inner left):-WITH LOVING BIRTHDAY GREETINGS bronzed wallflowers, forget-me-nots
third panel(inner right):- white cyclamen
fourth panel:- WITH LOVING BIRTHDAY GREETINGS snowdrops, blue flowers
same images come with different greetings

A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above angel head with wings, SHEILD HER, FAIR ANGEL! SHE IS KIN TO THEE at base QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above angel head with wings, SHEILD HER, FAIR ANGEL! SHE IS KIN TO THEE at base
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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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oblong, cream fringe
reverse:-GOOD ANGELS GIVE THEE HAPPY BIRTHDAY GREETING
same images come with Christmas inscriptions

HAPPY RETURNS head of hare looking partly left QV Fringed
HAPPY RETURNS  head of hare looking partly left
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, glued back-to-back, Birthday, artist: Helena Maguire (unsigned)
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base edit

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back panel :-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY, head of hare looking right
white fringes

WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY head of cat gilt margins QV Fringed
WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY  head of cat  gilt margins
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, glued back-to-back, Birthday, artist: Helena Maguire (unsigned)
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base edit

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back panel missing
blue fringes

MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY girl in blue uniforn & white brimmed hat Z-QV Fringed
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY girl in blue uniforn & white brimmed hat
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, glued back-to-back, Birthday, children
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back panel :-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY, girl in blue uniform & blue hat
pale yellow fringes
letter Z bottom right corner on both sides

MAY HAPPINESS MARK THIS DAY! girl in pink dress holds flower posy in each hand QV Fringed
MAY HAPPINESS MARK THIS DAY! girl in pink dress holds flower posy in each hand
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, glued back-to-back, Birthday, children
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back panel : ABOVE ALL GIFTS THY LOVE! girl plays with bilboquet
blue fringes

A HAPPY BIRTHDAY white clematis, MANY MAY THE GLAD YEARS BE IN THE FUTURE STORED FOR THEE MAY EACH BIRTHDAY ON THEE POUR YEAR LONG BLISS FROM THAT BRIGHT STORE A-QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY  white clematis,  MANY MAY THE GLAD YEARS BE IN THE FUTURE STORED FOR THEE MAY EACH BIRTHDAY ON THEE POUR YEAR LONG BLISS FROM THAT BRIGHT STORE
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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on back below right: -I WISH YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY:-MY BIRTHDAY WISH IS THIS:- MAY PEACE ATTEND YOU! LONG LIFE AND EVERY BLISS THAT HEAVEN CAN SEND YOU
white jasmine flowers & leaves above & left
pale blue fringes

HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE below white daisies, golden fringes 101-QV Fringed
HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE below white daisies, golden fringes
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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SERIES 101 base at centre both front & back
back:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY below pale violets

A HAPPY BIRTHDAY inset with verse THE VOLUME OF THY LIFE ... wreath of forget-me-nots QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY inset with verse THE VOLUME OF THY LIFE ... wreath of forget-me-nots
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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reverse: BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in gilt, inset with verse BRIGHT BE YOUR BIRTHDAY, wreath of roses
bright pink fringes

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS verse on white plaque circled by wreath of red roses, white fringes QV Fringed
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS verse on white plaque circled by wreath of red roses, white fringes
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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verse on front:-BRIGHT BE YOUR BIRTHDAY WITH BLESSING POURED DOWN FROM GOD'S STORE HOUSE ABOVE AND SWEET WITH THE SENSE OF POSSESSING EARTH'S TREASURES OF FRIENDSHIP AND LOVE
behind:- verse on white plaque circled by wreath of violets. HAPPY RETURNS. GOD BLESS YOU SUNNY BE YOUR SKY WITH SHADOW NEVER RIFE! AND MAY YOUR PATHWAY EVER BE AMONG THE FLOWERS OF LIFE
same front comes with different back

I WISH YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY white roses come through oblong panel, green margins QV Fringed
I WISH YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY  white roses come through oblong panel, green margins
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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on back:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY left, white clematis flowers & leaves right
white fringes

WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY yellow flowers & evergreens right of nest with eggs, gilt margins QV Fringed
WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY  yellow flowers & evergreens right of nest with eggs,  gilt margins
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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on back:-IT IS FINISHED below pink flowers & nest
cream fringes

WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY deep blue flowers, narrow gilt margins QV Fringed
WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY  deep blue flowers, narrow gilt margins
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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back:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY below pink apple blossom
golden fringes

WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY pink & white apple blossom & heavy branch QV Fringed
WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY pink & white apple blossom &  heavy branch
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral
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missing back panel reveals verse
back:-MONTHS , DAYS, AND MOMENTS SWIFTLY GLIDE AND DULY IN THEIR VARYING TRAIN COMES BORNE ON TIMES RESISTLESS TIDE A DAY WE ALWAYS GREET FULL FAIN O, HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE REPLETE WITH JOY AND THEM WHOSE FAITHFUL LOVE WOULD WEAVE FOR THEE LIFE'S FAIREST FLOWERS FOR DIADEM

back panel lost

A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above group of foliage QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above group of foliage
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-WITH LOVING BIRTHDAY GREETINGS above group of foliage
pale yellow fringes

A HAPPY BIRTHDAY below brown & yellow pansies QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY below brown & yellow pansies
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY below white daisies with yellow centres
deep red fringes

A HAPPY BIRTHDAY below white anemone flower, bud & leaves QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY below white anemone flower, bud & leaves
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-WITH LOVING BIRTHDAY GREETINGS pale pink anemone
yellow fringes

ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY above right pink wild roses & forget-me-nots, butterfly above QV Fringed
ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY above right pink wild roses & forget-me-nots, butterfly above
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY top right, pink azaleas & eidelweis flowers
grey fringes

ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY white lilac QV Fringed
ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY  white lilac
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-DAYS MULTIPLIED BY JOYS BE THINE white flowers & maidenhair fern
purple/red fringes

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS young girl in bathing costume stands in sea, hands on hips QV Fringed
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS young girl in bathing costume stands in sea, hands on hips
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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narrow green margins
back:- WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY young boy in bathing costume stands in sea, hands together
purple fringes

FLOWERS FROM EACH FLOW'RY REALM SHALL BEAR MY BIRTHDAY GREETING DEAR......white flowering shrub QV Fringed
FLOWERS FROM EACH FLOW'RY REALM SHALL BEAR MY BIRTHDAY GREETING DEAR......white flowering shrub
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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verse from front:-EACH PETAL BID BY FATE BE FAIR THY HEAVEN O"ER HEAD BE CLEAR ........ENDLESS DAY
back:-THE BRIGHTEST MORN OF SUMMER'S TIME THE DEAREST DAY OF ALL HER PRIME.....LIGHT AND MIRTH......spray of white flowering shrub
cream fringes

FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY lilies-of-the-valley & brown ferns QV Fringed
FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY lilies-of-the-valley & brown ferns
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY snowy scene purple pansies & brown ferns
cream fringes

GOOD LUCK above red geraniums & SIX PENCE silver coin, WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY, blue background QV Fringed
GOOD LUCK above red geraniums & SIX PENCE silver coin, WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY, blue background
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-GOOD LUCK above WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY purple & white daisies behind fork
white fringes

MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY 2 purple geraniums & bud QV Fringed
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY 2 purple geraniums & bud
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-THY EVERY BIRTHDAY ADD BUT JOY TO JOY 2 red geraniums & bud

MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY below red apple blossom QV Fringed
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY  below red apple blossom
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-MAY YOUR BIRTHDAY BE MERRY yellow hazelnut catkins
deep red fringes

MAY ALL YOUR DAYS BE HAPPY DAYS AND BIRTHDAYS QUEENS OF ALL white pansies QV Fringed
MAY ALL YOUR DAYS BE HAPPY DAYS AND BIRTHDAYS QUEENS OF ALL white pansies
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-TRUE JOY AND HAPPINESS BE EVER THINE red geraniums
cream fringes

WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above pink apple blossom QV Fringed
WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY above pink apple blossom
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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back:-WITH THESE SUGGESTIONS OF THE WOODLAND GAY ACCEPT GOOD WISHES FOR YOUR NATAL DAY above pink & white wild roses
grey-blue fringes

young girl sits feeding lamb on hillside , verse QV Fringed
young girl sits feeding lamb on hillside , verse
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, floral, oversize
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from front:-MY BEST WISHES ARE THE SHEEP THAT LAY THEM DOWN LESS THAN TO FOLLOW WHERE YOU LEAD MY PRETTY SHEPHERDESS
back:-I WISH YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY over trees, grass & mountains
grey-blue fringes

ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY inset with white chrysanthemums & bronzed leaves QV Fringed
ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY inset with white chrysanthemums & bronzed leaves
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back, Birthday, Floral, Oversize, artist: MB or BM intertwined
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LONDON COPYRIGHT in small letters below

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back panel MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY white clematis & bronzed leaves
green margins & white fringes

HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE watery rural scene, yellow primroses left, man rows boat QV Fringed
HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE watery rural scene, yellow primroses left, man rows boat
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, Rural, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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back panel HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE watery rural scene, yellow primroses left,
back panel verse as on front, man ,boat & background differ
bright blue fringes

I COULD NOT TELL THEE....PRAYER moonlit watery rural scene, white wild roses QV Fringed
I COULD NOT TELL THEE....PRAYER moonlit watery rural scene, white wild roses
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, Rural, Oversize
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verse from front I COULD NOT TELL THEE HALF THE GOOD THAT NOW MY WISHES SOFTLY BEAR. IN HEAVEN ALONE IS UNDERSTOOD THE FULLNESS OF MY BIRTHDAY PRAYER.
back panel verse YOUR DAYS BE AS BRIGHT AS THE GREEN LEAVES WHICH HOPEFUL SPRING UNWINDS CROWNED AUTUMN FINDS daffodils in watery rural scene
white fringes

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS circular inset, rural scene, ferns, grasses & trees QV Fringed
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS circular inset, rural scene, ferns, grasses & trees
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back, Birthday, Rural, Oversize, artist CN (Charles Noakes)
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back panel:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY, watery rural circular inset, trees and ferns
grey & blue margins, olive back ground, pale yellow fringes

MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY below verse, watery rural inset, ferns, grasses & trees QV Fringed
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY below verse, watery rural inset, ferns, grasses & trees
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back, Birthday, Rural, Oversize, artist CN (Charles Noakes)
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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back panel:- similar MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY, below verse, watery rural inset, ferns, grasses & trees
verses in very small print, red fringes

BRIGHT BE THIS DAY; OF PROMISE FULL THY YEARS mother & child sit on wooden bench in the country QV Fringed
BRIGHT BE THIS DAY; OF PROMISE FULL THY YEARS mother & child sit on wooden bench in  the country
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 4 panels, glued back-to-back & folded, Birthday, Various, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON
image both sides, fringed

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back at base:-MANY AND EVER HAPPY BE THY BIRTHDAYS GREETING girl sits reading on bench, flowers above & right
inside:- angels heads on both panels, without title
oblong,orange fringe
these angels heads come on other greetings

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS & verse MAY THIS DEAR DAY ... dark blue morning glory, ginkgo, moonlit watery scene QV Fringed
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS & verse MAY THIS DEAR DAY ...  dark blue morning glory, ginkgo, moonlit watery scene
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, tassel to open, Birthday, oversize
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verse cont'd from front:- MAY THIS DEAR DAY BE ONLY KNOWN AS ONE OF SUNNIEST CHEER!
MAY GLADNESS CLAIM IT AS ITS OWN AND BLESS IT EVERY YEAR
second panel(inside left)-pink & red flowers, ginkgo ALL HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY & verse jewels five words long...,SPARKLE FOR EVER
right panel(inside right) purple pansies, ginkgo, wintery sea-scape
back: A HAPPY BIRTHDAY & verse. pink & red flowers & wintery sea-scape
used in 1886, reference copy has lost its tassel

MAY THIS AND EVERY FUTURE BIRTHDAY BRING YOU JOY above left, pink roses QV Fringed
MAY THIS AND EVERY FUTURE BIRTHDAY BRING YOU JOY above left, pink roses
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, tassel to open, Birthday, oversize
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second panel(inside left) MY BIRTHDAY WISH TWELVE MONTHS OF HAPPINESS AND JOY violets
third panel(inside right) THY BIRTHDAY MY WISH FOR THEE IS HEALTH AND WEALTH AND LOVE pink chrysanthemums
back MANY AND EVER HAPPY BE THY BIRTHDAYS blue cornflowers
blue fringes & tassel

MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY left, blue cornflowers right QV Fringed
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY left, blue cornflowers right
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, tassel to open, oversize, Birthday
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second panel WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY red pinks
third panel WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY bluebells
back panel WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY moss roses
red fringes & tassel

HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE daisies, ribbon over right side corners 101-QV Fringed
HAPPY MAY THY BIRTHDAY BE daisies, ribbon over right side corners
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, with or without tassels, Birthday
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inside left: A JOYFUL BIRTHDAY blue forget-me-nots
inside right: MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY pink & yellow primroses
back:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY light pink phlox
light brown fringes

MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY at centre of forget-me-nots loop 105-QV Fringed
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY at centre of forget-me-nots loop
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, with or without tassels, Birthday
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second panel A BLESSING ON THY BIRTHDAY. at centre of lily loop
third panel(inner top) DAY OF PEACE AND LOVE....forget-me-nots loop
back panel WITHIN THE CIRCLE OF THE YEAR FOR THEE.....anemone loop
pale blue tassel, golden fringes

MIZPAH A HAPPY BIRTHDAY within wreath of leaves & forget-me-nots 195-QV Fringed
MIZPAH A HAPPY BIRTHDAY  within wreath of leaves & forget-me-nots
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, with or without tassels, Birthday
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base, come with or without SERIES number

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second panel:-WITHIN THE CIRCLE OF THE YEAR FOR THEE WHERE SHADOWS NEVER ENTER. MAY THIS THY NATAL MORNING EVER BE THE GLAD AND SUNNY CENTRE! wreath of lilies & lilies-of-the-valley
third panel:-MAY LOVE'S FAIREST FLOWERETS ENCIRCLE THY HOME AND LEND THEE THEIR SWEETNESS THRO' YEARS YET TO COME
fourth panel WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
dark green fringes, SERIES195 on one panel

A BRIGHT BIRTHDAY below fantasy small boy & girl sitting on leaf of lily-ot-the-valley QV Fringed
A BRIGHT BIRTHDAY below fantasy small boy & girl sitting on leaf of lily-ot-the-valley
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, with or without tassels, Birthday
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base, come with or without SERIES number

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second panel A HAPPY BIRTHDAY fantasy small boy & girl watching a bee while sitting among carnations, butterfly top left
third panel MANY HAPPY RETURNS small boy gives wild rose to girl
back panel WITH BEST WISHES small boy tickles girl with feather among poppies
red tassel & fringes

A HAPPY BIRTHDAY upper left, wicker basket of snowdrops below QV Fringed
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY upper left, wicker basket of snowdrops below
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, with or without tassels, Birthday
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base, come with or without SERIES number

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second panel(inner left) A BRIGHT BIRTHDAY over basket of forget-me-nots
third panel (inner right) MANY HAPPY RETURNS over basket of lilies-of-the-valley
back panel WITH BEST WISHES ON YOUR BIRTHDAY over basket of blue & white violets
golden fringes & tassel