Items in Category Birds

HAPPY DAYS in gilt right below 3 bluetits on perforated window, bunch of blue forget-me nots on left flap KED&QA Saxony
HAPPY DAYS in gilt right below 3 bluetits on perforated window, bunch of blue forget-me nots on left flap
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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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die-cut single sheet, double folded left flap, embossed
inside left:-MAY CHOICEST GIFTS AND BLESSINGS, EACH FLEETING HOUR ENDEAR MAY JOY AND PEACE AND GLADNESS
right:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU

JOY - WING THE HOURS forget-me nots surrounding gilt-bordered inset of two swans, bird lower right KED&QA Saxony
JOY - WING THE HOURS forget-me nots surrounding gilt-bordered inset of two swans, bird lower right
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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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cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds to give left & right flaps, embossed, 3 scalloped margins
inside right top: "TO WISH YOU HAPPINESS AND ALL GOOD GIFTS"
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM
second sheet:- MERRILY RING THE CHRISTMAS BELLS, MELODY SWEET THEIR MUSIC TELLS- MERRY, FOR YOU, BE CHRISTMASTIDE, MELODY IN YOUR HEART ABIDE

JOY WING THE HOURS in gilt, forget-me-not design around swans in gilt framed inset, bird perched below KED&QA Saxony
JOY WING THE HOURS in gilt, forget-me-not design around swans in gilt framed inset, bird perched below
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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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die-cut gently scalloped single sheet single folded, embossed
inside right, top:-MAY THE SEASON RICHLY BLESS YOU AND YOURS WITH HAPPINESS.
below- HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

JOY WING THE HOURS in gilt, forget-me-not design around swans in gilt framed inset, bird perched below KED&QA Saxony
JOY WING THE HOURS in gilt, forget-me-not design around swans in gilt framed inset, bird perched below
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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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die-cut gently scalloped single sheet single folded, embossed
inside right, top:-PEACE AND PLENTY LEAVE YOU NEVER JOY BE WITH YOU NOW AND EVER.
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

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

TO GIVE YOU GREETING below bird & gilt bordered rural inset, forget-me-nots left KED&QA Saxony
TO GIVE YOU GREETING below bird & gilt bordered rural inset, forget-me-nots left
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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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die-cut single sheet single folded, 3 wavy gilt edges, embossed
inside right, top:-SPEED, LITTLE CARD, AND WHISPER WORDS OF CHEER "A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR"
below:-HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND BEST WISHES
same image but different front title & different greetings inside

TO GREET YOU in gilt above forget-me-nots & below perched blue-tit, sliver of moon, blued design right KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU in gilt above forget-me-nots & below perched blue-tit, sliver of moon, blued design right
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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:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below- CHRISTMAS THE MERRY AND KINDLY IS DAWNING AGAIN ON THE EARTH...THIS CHRISTMASTIDE BRING TO YOUR HEARTH

GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES owl perched on branch beside plaque with text KED&QA Saxony
GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES owl perched on branch beside plaque with text
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, holly
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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 -- with or without MONTREAL-- 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 cover and single sheet secured with ribbon, single folded to give left & right flaps
inside second left :- HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND EVERY GOOD WISH FROM
inside second right :- rural evening water scene

HAPPINESS BE YOURS (H illuminated), 3 blue-tits fly above blue cornflowers & green leafy design KED&QA Saxony
HAPPINESS BE YOURS (H illuminated), 3 blue-tits fly above blue cornflowers & green leafy design
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, holly
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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 -- with or without MONTREAL-- 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:- TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-MIDST ALL THE DAYS MOST SWEET AND BRIGHT, WE MARK ON MEMORY'S TABLETS WHITE, OUR YULETIDE'S SHINE, SINCE DAYS OF OLD RECORDED WITH A PEN OF GOLD THIS CHRISTMAS DAY MAY YOU RECALL, AS SWEETEST BRIGHTEST OF THEM ALL
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

HAPPY DAYS in circular plaque, three birds in flight, flowers at top KED&QA Saxony
HAPPY DAYS in circular plaque, three birds in flight, flowers at top
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, holly
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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 -- with or without MONTREAL-- 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 HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- GOD CROWN TO-DAY WITH HAPPINESS AND EACH SUCCEEDING NEW YEAR BLESS WITH ALL YOUR HEART HOLDS DEAR: GOD BLESS AND KEEP YOU AS YOU CLIMB THE EVER SUNNY HEIGHTS OF TIME AS YEAR SPEEDS AFTER YEAR

JOYOUS WISHES in gilt right, 3 birds of happiness perched on stylised blossom in front of complex gilt design KED&QA Saxony
JOYOUS WISHES in gilt right, 3 birds of happiness perched on stylised blossom in front of complex gilt design
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, holly
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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 -- with or without MONTREAL-- 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:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- THE CHANGEFUL SEASONS ONWARD WING, AND EACH DOTH TENDER MEM'RIES BRING OF DEAR ONES WHO, THO'FAR APART STILL KEEP THEIR PLACE WITHIN MY HEART
same image & no front title come with different greetings inside

JOYOUS WISHES in gilt right, 3 birds of happiness perched on stylised blossom in front of complex gilt design KED&QA Saxony
JOYOUS WISHES in gilt right, 3 birds of happiness perched on stylised blossom in front of complex gilt design
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, holly
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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 -- with or without MONTREAL-- 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:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- THE CHANGEFUL SEASONS ONWARD WING, AND EACH DOTH TENDER MEM'RIES BRING OF DEAR ONES WHO, THO'FAR APART STILL KEEP THEIR PLACE WITHIN MY HEART
same image & no front title come with different greetings inside

no front title 4 perched stylised birds of happiness & blossom in front of red plaque KED&QA Saxony
no front title 4 perched stylised birds of happiness & blossom in front of red plaque
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, holly
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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 -- with or without MONTREAL-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-MEETINGS GLAD AND TRUE AND GAY, BLEND IN SWEET JOY -NOTES TO-DAY, MAY THEY LOUDLY SWELL FOR THEE INTO RICHEST HARMONY

REMEMBRANCE swan in pond, purple background, stylized gilt flowers left KED&QA Saxony
REMEMBRANCE swan in pond, purple background, stylized gilt flowers left
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, holly
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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 -- with or without MONTREAL-- 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:- "ALL FORTUNE FAIR BETIDE THE COMING YEAR"
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU.

A SONG AND A WISH below oval seascape & perched birds on pale purple plaque, purple pansies left, pale purple/yellow background KED&QA Saxony
A SONG AND A WISH below oval seascape & perched birds on pale purple plaque, purple pansies left, pale purple/yellow background
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, pansies
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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 COPYRIGHT with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside first right top:- "MEMORY WEAVES ITS SPELL OF HAPPY THOUGHTS AROUND US"
below:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FROM

HAPPY DAYS(H & D in red)below red poppies KED&QA Saxony
HAPPY DAYS(H & D in red)below red poppies
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, poppies
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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

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oblong single folded sheet, narrow red border, golden birds perched below
inside right top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR..
below:-ALL THAT'S GLAD AND GAY AND GRACIOUS, COME WITH YULE-TIDE'S BLITHESOME CHEER - MAY ITS CHEERY GLOW GO WITH YOU FAR INTO THE COMING YEAR.

SINCERE GOOD WISHES in gilt above chain of violets sujpported by gilt birds violets right KED&QA Saxony
SINCERE GOOD WISHES in gilt above chain of violets sujpported by gilt birds violets right
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, violets
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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 with or without BERLIN; MONTREAL-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold left & right flaps, embossed
inside right: above- "MEMORY WEAVES ITS SPELL OF HAPPY THOUGHTS AROUND US"
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FROM

TO GREET YOU in gilt violets above left, 4 gilt birds fly KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU in gilt violets above left, 4 gilt birds fly
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, violets
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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 with or without BERLIN; MONTREAL-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold. embossed
inside firsy right top:-"IN THE FOUR CIRCLING SEASONS COME WHAT MAY ALL HAPPENINGS BE MOULDED FOR YOUR GOOD"
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
second:-GOD BLESS YOU WITH A BRIGHT NEW YEAR WHAT'ER BETIDES, YOU KNOW I NE'ER TO WISH YOU WELL FORGET - MAY WE EXCHANGE...NEW YEAR YET.

TO GREET YOU left of pale pink wild roses over circular gilt & perforated design, bird flies below, 3 gilt margins KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU left of pale pink wild roses over circular gilt & perforated design, bird flies below, 3 gilt margins
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony,Christmas & New Year, floral, wild roses
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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 -- 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 fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right: TO GREET YOU WITH THE WARMEST OF GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

no front title, brown background, rural inset in designed oval frame hanging on chain, 2 swans KED&QA Saxony
no front title, brown background, rural inset in designed oval frame hanging on chain, 2 swans
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, rural insets
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oblong cover & single sheet, secured by thread, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside first right :- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU from
second right:-ALL LOVING THOUGHTS GO WITH THE WISHES TRUE THAT I THIS MERRY CHRISTMAS SEND TO YOU

COME BIRDIE COME! girl talks to bird perched on signpost, another bird observes from ground KED&KGV Saxony
COME BIRDIE COME! girl talks to bird perched on signpost, another bird observes from ground
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Greeting, no Royal attribution, (Ed VII & G.V. period ),Christmas & New Year
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logo over TRADE MARK, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL; -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

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oblong cover single fold ,Tuck logo absent
inside right: top-LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-COME! BIRDIE COME! THAT'S WHAT HE IS SAYING: AND I'LL TELL YOU A THING WHICH IS TRUE THESE BIRDIES WILL SERVE AS A MEANS OF CONVEYING MY BEST CHRISTMAS GREETINGS TO YOU

CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in perforated gilt at top of 2 flaps, robins on ground over holly leaf left & mistletoe right QV&KED Saxony
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in perforated gilt at top of 2 flaps, robins on ground over holly leaf left & mistletoe right
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Greeting, no Royal attribution, (Ed. VII & G.V. period) LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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logo over TRADE MARK --RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN, NEW YORK & MONTREAL, PRINTED IN SAXONY
dating note: The Raphael Tuck Montreal office only existed between 1907 & 1915, thereby dating the cards as King Edward the VII and early King George V

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die-cut, single sheet, 4 folds to left & right flaps & back
inside back top WITH ALL GOOD WISHES:-WITH SINCERE CHRISTMAS GREETING
below:- THE FESTAL SEASON COMES WITH ALL BLITHE AND KINDLY WAYS A THOUSAND BLESSINGS THROUGH ITS PEACEFUL DAYS

HEARTY GREETINGS in red left, bell above snowy rural church inset, 3 bullfinches perch on berried holly below QV&KED Saxony
HEARTY GREETINGS in red left, bell above snowy rural church inset, 3 bullfinches perch on berried holly below
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Greeting, no Royal attribution, (Ed. VII & G.V. period) LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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logo over TRADE MARK --RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN, NEW YORK & MONTREAL, PRINTED IN SAXONY
dating note: The Raphael Tuck Montreal office only existed between 1907 & 1915, thereby dating the cards as King Edward the VII and early King George V

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oblong, single sheet, single fold, embossed, 3 narrow red margins
inside right: top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:-AS LILIES DECK THE MEADOW-STREAM WHERE GOLDEN RAYS OF SUMMER GLOW, MAY JOY AND PEACE FOREVER GLEAM ON THE FAIR TIDES THY LIFE SHALL KNOW!

REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) in silver, 4 robins perched before hexagonal inset, berried holly & 2 bells above & another below QV&KED Saxony
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) in silver, 4 robins perched before hexagonal inset, berried holly & 2 bells above & another below
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Greeting, no Royal attribution, (Ed. VII & G.V. period) LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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logo over TRADE MARK --RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN, NEW YORK & MONTREAL, PRINTED IN SAXONY
dating note: The Raphael Tuck Montreal office only existed between 1907 & 1915, thereby dating the cards as King Edward the VII and early King George V

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die-cut, single sheet, double fold as left flap cut & folded again
inside base of left flap:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
right top:-2 bells & holly supported by printed red ribbon
below:-JUST THE SIMPLE WISH AND TRUE TAKE THIS CHRISTMAS MORN FROM ME, MAY THE NEW YEAR PROVE TO YOU BLEST WITH TRUE PROSPERITY.

GREETINGS in gilt below 2 birds flying , ivy round window left QV&KED NRA Bav.
GREETINGS in gilt below 2 birds flying , ivy round window left
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Greeting, No Royal attribution,(Q.V.period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK, without Limited, Printed in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK, LONDON PARIS NEW YORK --DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA, COPYRIGHT
dating note:
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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die-cut serrated edges, embossed, 2 folds to top & bottom flaps
WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
used in 1893

COUNTRY LIFE WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR robin perched, head & breast seen through large perforation QV NRA
COUNTRY LIFE  WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR robin perched, head & breast seen through large perforation
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong, thicker stock, single fold
inside left:- "O BIRD", I SAID, "I'VE MISSED THE POST!" WILL YOU CONVEY A WORD TO GREET SOME FRIENDS I VALUE MOST? HE ANSWERED"LIKE A BIRD!" BUT IF THE WORDS SOUND POOR AND THIN, YOU NEED NOT FEEL A DOUBT, HE'S BEEN AND PUT HIS CLAWSES IN, AND LEFT MY CLAUSES OUT!
inside right:-robin stands holding placard EXTRA SPECIAL. LATEST EDITION. ARRIVAL OF THE NEW YEAR.....ETC. ETC.
used 1891

COUNTRY LIFE WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS robin perched, head & breast seen through large perforation QV NRA
COUNTRY LIFE  WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS robin perched, head & breast seen through large perforation
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong, thicker stock, single fold
inside left:- THAT LITTLE BIRD, WHOSE WHISPERED WORD IS SOMETIMES QUITE MALICIOUS, CONSENTS TODAY TO BEAR AWAY A GREETING MOST AUSPICIOUS. HE WISHES YOU A SKY OF BLUE, AND STILL SOME KINDLY FELLA TO SAY (IF SHOWERS SHOULD E'ER ENSUE) "COME UNDER MY UMBRELLA"
inside right:-robin stands holding umbrella ALLOW-ME, MISS!
used 1891

no front title, bullfinch perched among ivy more ivy on back of card above Tuck info. QV NRA
no front title, bullfinch perched among ivy  more ivy on back of card above Tuck info.
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Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong single sheet, single fold
inside centre:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR

WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS on right flap, stylised wild roses round watery inset on left flap QV NRA
WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS on right flap, stylised wild roses round watery inset on left flap
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong single sheet, double fold
inside centre left :-two blue-tits perch on winter branch
right:-MY CHRISTMAS WISH WOULD CROWN THY WAY WITH EVERY DEAR DELIGHT, FOR THEE AND THINE I FONDLY PRAY - "OH, MAY THE YULE BE BRIGHT"

ALL CHRISTMASTIDE MAY JOY ABIDE on pale green plaque surrounded by brown & pale yellow design, 4 circular insets of flying birds edit-QV&KED NRA Sax.
ALL CHRISTMASTIDE MAY JOY ABIDE on pale green plaque surrounded by brown & pale yellow design, 4 circular insets of flying birds
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year edit
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong card with brown & pale yellow back design
opens to show left A GLAD NEW YEAR below pink wild roses
verse on left flap:-EVER SO SOFTLY SOUNDING CHRISTMAS CHIMES WILL STEAL//SHEDDING AS RARE A GLOW!
verse on right flap:-HEART OF HEARTS THE LIGHTEST, RUBIES RICHER THAN WINE, ....
THE CHRISTMASTIDE BE THINE!

blue heron perched, no words ouside front or back :- inside top:-A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU QV&KED NRA Sax.
blue heron perched, no words ouside front or back :- inside top:-A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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die-cut single sheet single fold
heron on left flap another on right flap
verse left:-HIS TEMPER'S MISANTROPICAL --HE HAS A WICKED EYE!- BUT HE COMES FROM REGIONS TROPICAL AND THAT'S THE REASON WHY I THOUGHT HE'D SUITABLY CONVEY THE WARMTH OF MY REGARD TO-DAY.

A BLITHE NEW YEAR BE THINE FOR AULD LANG SYNE inset water below castle & mountains QV NRA
A BLITHE NEW YEAR BE THINE FOR AULD LANG SYNE inset water below castle & mountains
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period) RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS without LTD, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo-- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS , COPYRIGHT
dating note: cards predate 1895 as they do not have LTD. after company name. In 1895 RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS became RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD.

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oblong card back:-A GUID NEW YEAR TAE YE. FOR AULD LANG SYNE
opens to show NEW YEAR GREETINGS 2 birds perched on branches & stylised blossom

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below ruin of castle with sheep on snowy ground QV NRA
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below ruin of castle with sheep on snowy ground
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period) RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS without LTD, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo-- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS , COPYRIGHT
dating note: cards predate 1895 as they do not have LTD. after company name. In 1895 RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS became RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD.

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oblong card
back:- ALL CHRISTMASTIDE MAY JOY ABIDE below winter scene of river, bridge & buildings
opens to show CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in blue over bird in flight & sun-lit stylised pink flowers
image on front comes as fringed card

A CHRISTMAS WISH cat looks out window at 2 small birds on snowy evergreen branch NX625-D 95047
A CHRISTMAS WISH cat looks out window at 2 small birds on snowy evergreen branch
Set Title
Greeting, QEII period, No Royal Attribution, THE ORIGINAL CARD COMPANY, MARSHFIELD, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, D 95047
Set Comment

Tuck logo above THE ORIGINAL CARD COMPANY -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. MARSHFIELD, M.A.
at base of back:-ESTABLISHED IN 1866 RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD IS THE OLDEST GREETINGS COMPANY IN THE WORLD. with numbers & letters PRINTED IN U.K.
two dressed bunnies in red scarves facing away on backs, all cards with perforated window front
bottom left stock number same on all cards D95047

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inside right: WITH LOVE
back: bottom left D95047
back: bottom right: NX 000625

WISHING YOU black cat looks through perforated window into stocked pantry, snowy tree left NX650-D 95047
WISHING YOU black cat looks through perforated window into stocked pantry, snowy tree left
Set Title
Greeting, QEII period, No Royal Attribution, THE ORIGINAL CARD COMPANY, MARSHFIELD, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, D 95047
Set Comment

Tuck logo above THE ORIGINAL CARD COMPANY -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. MARSHFIELD, M.A.
at base of back:-ESTABLISHED IN 1866 RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD IS THE OLDEST GREETINGS COMPANY IN THE WORLD. with numbers & letters PRINTED IN U.K.
two dressed bunnies in red scarves facing away on backs, all cards with perforated window front
bottom left stock number same on all cards D95047

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inside right: THE NICEST THINGS ... AT CHRISTMAS
back: bottom left: D95047
back: bottom right: NX 000650

MERRY CHRISTMAS perforated window shows 2 dressed rabbits walking away in snow, 2 small birds in tree snowy tree front NX681-D 95047
MERRY CHRISTMAS perforated window shows 2 dressed rabbits walking away in snow, 2 small birds in tree snowy tree front
Set Title
Greeting, QEII period, No Royal Attribution, THE ORIGINAL CARD COMPANY, MARSHFIELD, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, D 95047
Set Comment

Tuck logo above THE ORIGINAL CARD COMPANY -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. MARSHFIELD, M.A.
at base of back:-ESTABLISHED IN 1866 RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD IS THE OLDEST GREETINGS COMPANY IN THE WORLD. with numbers & letters PRINTED IN U.K.
two dressed bunnies in red scarves facing away on backs, all cards with perforated window front
bottom left stock number same on all cards D95047

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inside right: TO YOU
back: bottom left: D95047
back: bottom right: NX 000681

GOOD WISHES above robin perched on leafy branch QV Baden
GOOD WISHES above robin perched on leafy branch
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Baden, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

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 BADEN with or without COPYRIGHT,

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give top & bottom flaps, embossed
inside centre top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-WHILE THE CAROL AND THE CHIME, HERALD IN BLITHE CHRISTMAS-TIME, MAY UNTROUBLED JOY AND MIRTH, RING AROUND YOUR CHRISTMAS HEARTH

GREETINGS in gilt above gilt bordered inset of robin perched on holly cut into left flap, holly around QV Baden
GREETINGS in gilt above gilt bordered inset of robin perched on holly cut into left flap, holly around
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Baden, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

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 BADEN with or without COPYRIGHT,

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give right and cut left flaps
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- THOUGH MY WORDS SEEM BUT AN ECHO OF THE MANY THAT SHALL TELL, HOW HEART-WISHES, IN GLAD CHORUS BEAR THEE ONWARD,WISH THEE WELL - NONE MORE HEARTY AND SINCERE THAN THE ONE RE-ECHOED HERE.

GREETINGS in glittered gilt above 4 robins perched on icy branches QV Baden
GREETINGS in glittered gilt above 4 robins perched on icy branches
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Baden, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

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 BADEN with or without COPYRIGHT,

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give top & bottom flaps
inside centre:-HEARTY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

XMAS in glittered silver below 4 robins perched on icy branches QV Baden
XMAS in glittered silver below 4 robins perched on icy branches
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Baden, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

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 BADEN with or without COPYRIGHT,

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give top & bottom flaps
inside centre:-GLAD GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

GREETINGS in gilt below left under bluetit perched on red poppies, perforated QV Baden
GREETINGS in gilt below left under bluetit perched on red poppies, perforated
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Baden, General Love & Valentine,
Set Comment

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 PRUSSIA

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps,
inside right top:-WITH LOVE TO MY VALENTINE
below:-IF YOU WILL BE MY VALENTINE I WILL NE'ER FORSAKE YOU, AND YOU SHALL BE-COME RAIN OR SHINE AS BLEST AS LOVE CAN MAKE YOU.
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

GREETINGS in gilt below left under bluetit perched on red poppies, perforated QV Baden
GREETINGS in gilt below left under bluetit perched on red poppies, perforated
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Baden, General Love & Valentine,
Set Comment

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 PRUSSIA

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps,
inside right top:-MY HEART GREETS YOU
below:-TAKE MY HEART SWEET VALENTINE, AND PROMISE TO BE TRUE - THEN COME WHAT MAY, I'LL BE FOR AYE A LOVER FOND TO YOU
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS in gilt, two robins fly below, ivy leaves on top flap QV Bavaria
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS in gilt, two robins fly below, ivy leaves on top flap
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
Set Comment

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, triple fold & cut to give left & right flaps below top flap, serrated edges, embossed
inside centre top:-A HOME OF PEACE AND PLENTY - FAIR JOYS THE HOURS TO SPEED MAY THESE MAKE HAPPY CHRISTMAS A HAPPY DAY INDEED.
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
used 1894

A JOLLY CHRISTMAS in white, two robins in winter, one wears a white hat, the other has christmas cracker in beak, in holly bordered panel QV Bavaria
A JOLLY CHRISTMAS in white, two robins in winter, one wears a white hat, the other has christmas cracker in beak, in holly bordered panel
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
Set Comment

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 , perforated
inside right top:-MERRY CHRISTMAS
right below:- AGAIN THE TUNEFUL CHRISTMAS CHIMES, AGAIN THE HOLLY BERRY - COME, WELCOME IN THE DEAR OLD TIME WITH ALL THAT'S GLAD AND MERRY! AND HERE'S MY GREETING CARD TO BE A LOVING PLEDGE 'TWIXT YOU AND ME!

A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in white below 2 robins pulling on a christmas cracker, white holly design left QV Bavaria
A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in white below 2 robins pulling on a christmas cracker, white holly design left
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
Set Comment

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, embossed & perforated
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMASTIDE
below:- AGAIN THE TUNEFUL CHRISTMAS CHIME, AGAIN THE HOLLY BERRY - COME, WELCOME IN THE DEAR OLD TIME WITH ALL THAT'S GLAD AND MERRY! AND HERE'S MY GREETING CARD TO BEA LOVING PLEDGE 'TWIXT YOU AND ME.

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
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
Set Comment

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
same front image & greeting comes with different inside greeting

BEST WISHES in gilt below 2 English robins holly on gilt panel right & stylised on narrow right flap QV Bavaria
BEST WISHES in gilt below 2 English robins holly on gilt panel right & stylised on narrow right flap
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
Set Comment

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 & narrow right flaps, embossed, perforated
inside top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- HEED NOT COLD GREY SKIES ABOVE US, HEED NOT FROST AND RIME, IN THE HEARTS OF THOSE WHO LOVE US, THERE'S NO WINTER TIME. TAKE MY WISHES MOST SINCERE, HAPPY CHRISTMAS, BRIGHT NEW YEAR
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

BEST WISHES in gilt below 2 English robins holly on gilt panel right & stylised on narrow right flap QV Bavaria
BEST WISHES in gilt below 2 English robins holly on gilt panel right & stylised on narrow right flap
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
Set Comment

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 & narrow right flaps, embossed, perforated
inside top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- EVERY JOY I WISH FOR YOU, EVERY PLEASURE SWEET AND TRUE, THE SMILES OF FACES GAY, THE GENIAL WORDS, THE HEARTY TONE, THAT LENDS A BRIGHTNESS OF ITS OWN TO MERRY CHRISTMAS DAY
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

BEST WISHES in gilt on brown designed plaque, 5 blue-tits above, stylised blossom, perforated white background QV Bavaria
BEST WISHES  in gilt on brown designed plaque, 5 blue-tits above, stylised blossom, perforated white background
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
Set Comment

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:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
right below:-WITH ITS MEM'RIES TENDER CHRISTMAS COMES AGAIN, BLITHEST LOVING KINDNESS BRINGING IN ITS TRAIN MAY YOU ALL ITS BLESSINGS THROUGH THE YEAR RETAIN.

BEST WISHES in white below swans on water in tree-bordered lake,stylised white oak leaves & acorns left QV Bavaria
BEST WISHES in white below swans on water in tree-bordered lake,stylised white oak leaves & acorns left
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, birds
Set Comment

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 oak leaves & acorns
inside right top:-YOU LIVE FOR EVER IN MY BEST REGARD.
right below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM