Items in Category Valentine

REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) above chain of yellow primroses, green leafy design right & below QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) above chain of yellow primroses, green leafy design right & below
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; -- with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, cut to give the appearance of a front panel
inside right:- EVER CHINE
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 image & front title come with different greeting inside

REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) above lilies of the valley, green design above QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) above lilies of the valley, green design above
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; -- with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, wavy edges
inside right top:- EVER CHINE
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 image & front title come with different greeting inside

SWEET VALENTINE BEST WISHES (illuminated letters) above violets on flap hiding rural inset & windmill QV Saxony
SWEET VALENTINE  BEST WISHES (illuminated letters) above violets on flap hiding rural inset & windmill
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; -- with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, slot cut to attach flap
inside right top :- WITH MY LOVE
below:-MY HEART IS BEATING FOR SOMEBODY - WHEN SOMEBODY GETS THIS CARD, WILL SOMEBODY REMEMBER SOMEBODY WITH MUTUAL WARM REGARD?

GREETINGS in gilt below girl holding up her purple dress with both hands QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt below girl holding up her purple dress with both hands
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, children
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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, -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:-MY HEART'S WITH THEE
below:- YOUR ALL THE WORLD TO ME, DEAR - BELIEVE ME THIS IS TRUE; AH, WOULD THAT I MIGHT BE, DEAR,ALL THE WORLD TO YOU.
same image comes different front title & inside greeting, also used on postcards

LITTLE LOVERS in gilt, boy & girl in old style dress, he holds bouquet, pansies around on heart-shaped valentine QV Saxony
LITTLE LOVERS in gilt, boy & girl in old style dress, he holds bouquet, pansies around on heart-shaped valentine
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, children
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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, -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut 2 sheets, secured with ribbon, irregular & serrated edges
inside:-SINCE CREATION I WAS THINE, NOW FOREVER THOUGH ART MINE; I HAVE SHUT THEE FAST IN MY HEART AT LAST, I'VE DROPPED THE KEY IN AN UNKNOWN SEA: FOREVER MUST THOUGH MY PRISONER BE.
pansies also on back

LITTLE SWEETHEARTS in gilt, boy & girl in old style dress stand holding hands, violets around on heart-shaped valentine QV Saxony
LITTLE SWEETHEARTS in gilt, boy & girl in old style dress stand holding hands, violets around on heart-shaped valentine
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, children
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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, -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut 2 sheets, secured with ribbon, irregular & serrated edges
inside:-IT IS THE MORNING OF VALENTINE, AND SOFTLY STEALS MY HEART TO THINE, FOR O'ER THE LAND THIS SWEET SPRING DAY....THY CAPTIVE SEE!
violets also on back

LOVING GREETINGS in gilt below girl in pale blue dress standing holding yellow ribbon, tabby cat left QV Saxony
LOVING GREETINGS in gilt below girl in pale blue dress standing holding yellow ribbon, tabby cat left
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, children
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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, -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated, oval card
inside :-TO GREET YOU WITH FOND LOVE
below:-OH SAY IF YOU'LL BE MINE MY SWEETEST VALENTINE
same image & front title comes with different inside greeting

no front title, girl in black old-style suit stands holding hat in one hand & bouquet in the other QV Saxony
no front title, girl in black old-style suit stands holding hat in one hand & bouquet in the other
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, children
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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, -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold oval shell designed edge
inside top :-MY HEART IS THINE
below:-"BEHOLD ME! I AM WORTHY OF THY LOVE, FOR I LOVE THEE."

TO MY LOVE, TO MY VALENTINE in gilt right, girl in pink sits on couch holding fan, looking down/right, forget-me-nots upper left QV Saxony
TO MY LOVE, TO MY VALENTINE in gilt right, girl in pink sits on couch holding fan, looking down/right, forget-me-nots upper left
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, children
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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, -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold,gently scalloped edges, ARTISTIC SERIES
inside top right:-EVER THINE
below:-I'LL HAVE NO VALENTINE BUT YOU, I'LL LOVE YOU LONG AND DEARLY - BE MINE SWEETHEART, AND AYE BE TRUE, TO ONE WHO'S YOURS SINCERELY

LOVING GREETINGS in gilt right, girl in green old-style dress stands next to white cat QV Saxony
LOVING GREETINGS in gilt right, girl in green old-style dress stands next to white cat
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, children
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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, -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, irregular edges
inside top right:-MY HEART'S WITH THEE
below:-YOU'RE ALL THE WORLD TO ME, DEAR - BELIEVE ME THIS IS TRUE, AH, WOULD THAT I MIGHT BE, DEAR, ALL THE WORLD TO YOU.

GOOD WISHES in gilt vertically left, woman in very elborate green & red dress stands holding fan to mouth, marginal stylised ivy QV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt vertically left, woman in very elborate green & red dress stands holding fan to mouth, marginal stylised ivy
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, People
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; -- with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single folded to make right & left flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:- MY HEART GREETS YOU
below:- DO YOU WANT A LOVING HEART TRUE AT ALL TIMES TRUE AT ALL TIMES AND SEASONS? TO WEEP WITH YOU AND LAUGH WITH YOU AND NEVER ASK YOUR REASONS? I'LL BE THAT HEART THROUGH WEAL OR WOE, AND NEVER CHANGE OR COOLNESS KNOW.
same image & front title different greetings inside
used 1901

GOOD WISHES in gilt vertically left, woman in very elborate green & red dress stands holding fan to mouth, marginal stylised ivy QV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt vertically left, woman in very elborate green & red dress stands holding fan to mouth, marginal stylised ivy
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, People
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; -- with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single folded to make right & left flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:- A TOKEN OF AFFECTION
below:- AS I'M NO HAND AT WRITING RHYMES I STOLE POOR CUPID'S VERGE BETIMES (JUST ASK HIM IS YOU DOUBT IT); TO ALL HE SAYS I "DITTO" SAY - -O BE MY TRUE LOVE RIGHT AWA, AND SAY NO MORE ABOUT IT.
COMED same image & front title different greetings inside
same image & front title different greetings inside
used 1901

TO REMEMBER MY SWEET VALENTINE woman looks out at sea, many seagulls in flight QV Saxony
TO REMEMBER MY SWEET VALENTINE woman looks out at sea, many seagulls in flight
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, People
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; -- with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, insert attached by ribbon, embossed
inside first right top:- "I, HOWEVER FAR, SHALL YET BE NEAR IN LOVING WISHES"
below:- A TOKEN OF AFFECTION
inside next right:- "FLOWERS TO THE FAIR- TO YOU THESE FLOWERS I BRING, AND STRIVE TO GREET YOU WITH AN EARLIER SPRING - GAY WITHOUT TOIL, AND LOVELY WITHOUT ART THEY SPRING TO CHEER THE SENSE, AND GLAD THE HEART

WITH FOND LOVE, woman in yellow dress sits in exaggerated yellow rose sorrounded by rose-leaf design QV Saxony
WITH FOND LOVE, woman in yellow dress sits in exaggerated yellow rose sorrounded by rose-leaf design
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine, People
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logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; -- with or without PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single folded to make right & left flaps, cut out rose mounted on front, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY DEAREST
below:- ROSES TO STREW THY FLOWERY WAY, ROSES WITHOUT A THORN! FRAGRANT AS ON THE SUNNY DAY WHEN THOSE FLOWERS WERE BORN....A BLUE FORGET-ME-NOT!

no front title, pretty girl in blue standing holding flowers facing & looking left, violets below, heart above inset8
no front title, pretty girl in blue standing holding flowers facing & looking left, violets below, heart above
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Greeting, Queen Victoria. period, no Royal attribution, place made not known, Valentine
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back:-logo over TRADE MARK -RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; BERLIN; NEW YORK

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oblong, single sheet, single fold to top & bottom flaps
inside top :-TO MY SWEETHEART
below:-MAY LOVE'S SWEET MUSIC MAKE BRIGHT EACH DAY, AND LOVE'S FAIR BLOSSOMS BESTEW THY WAY

no front title, pretty girl in pink & green hands to chest, facing & looking left, violets below, heart above inset8
no front title, pretty girl in pink & green hands to chest, facing &  looking left, violets below, heart above
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Greeting, Queen Victoria. period, no Royal attribution, place made not known, Valentine
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back:-logo over TRADE MARK -RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; BERLIN; NEW YORK

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oblong, single sheet, single fold to top & bottom flaps
inside top :-TO MY VALENTINE
below:-LOVING HEARTS LIKE THINE AND MINE HAUGHT CAN SEVER OR DIVIDE LOVE'S BRIGHT TENDRILS ROUND THEM TWINE, LINKING THEM CLOSE WHATE'ER BETIDE

no front title, pretty girl in red & green holds parasol, facing half left looking front, violets below, heart above inset8
no front title, pretty girl in red & green holds parasol, facing half left looking front, violets below, heart above
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Greeting, Queen Victoria. period, no Royal attribution, place made not known, Valentine
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back:-logo over TRADE MARK -RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; BERLIN; NEW YORK

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oblong, single sheet, single fold to top & bottom flaps
inside top :-TO MY SWEETHEART
below:-SURELY 'TIS THE TIME FOR WOOING, WHEN ST. VALENTINE IS HERE, - - AND MY HEART TO YOU IS TURNING IN THE LOVE-TIME OF THE YEAR .

no front title, pretty girl in orange holds flowers, facing right looking back over her shoulder, roses below, heart above QV Fringed
no front title, pretty girl in orange holds flowers, facing right looking back over her shoulder, roses below, heart above
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Greeting, Queen Victoria. period, no Royal attribution, place made not known, Valentine
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back:-logo over TRADE MARK -RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; BERLIN; NEW YORK

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oblong, single sheet, single fold to top & bottom flaps
inside top :-WITH VALENTINE GREETINGS
below:-LOVERS, LOVERS EVERYWHERE 'NEATH THE BLUE SPRING SKY; ALL ARE HAPPY EVERYWHERE, --WHY NOT YOU AND I?

SAINT VALENTINE on golden tankard with complex blue & red design, large heart shaped perforation
SAINT VALENTINE on golden tankard with complex blue & red design, large heart shaped perforation
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Greeting, Queen Victoria period without Royal attribution, Valentine & Love
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logo over MADE IN SAXONY -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN ; NEW YORK

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seen through perforation:- in red I DRINK BY MINESELF VUN LEETLE STEIN, IN MEMORY OF MINE VALENTINE, red heart
Tuck information on back at base

HEARTY GREETINGS in red under horseshoe shaped pink forget-me-nots on both flaps QV RAFOLITH
HEARTY GREETINGS in red under  horseshoe shaped pink forget-me-nots on both flaps
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, General Greeting, forget-me-nots
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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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die-cut single sheet, singe fold, serrated edges, embossed
inside right top- MY HEART GREETS YOU
below:-I LIVE BUT TO SEE THEE; I COUNT BUT THE HOURS WHERE THOU ART; I ASK - ONLY ASK - TO BE NEAR THEE ALBEIT SO FAR FROM MY HEART.

REMEMBRANCE WAKES WITH ALL HER BUSY TRAIN -- GOLDSMITH ivy & forget-me-nots QV RAFOLITH
REMEMBRANCE WAKES WITH ALL HER BUSY TRAIN -- GOLDSMITH ivy & forget-me-nots
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, General Greetings, Ivy
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back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN --
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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oblong, embossed, single fold
inside right: MY HEART GREETS YOU with verse below
DO YOU WANT A LOVING HEART. TRUE AT AL TIMES AND SEASONS? TO WEEP WITH YOU, AND LAUGH WITH YOU ..... AND NEVER CHANGE OR COOLNESS KNOW.

WITH ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt left, bee & violets on left flap, perforated gilt & white barred design right QV RAFOLITH
WITH ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt left, bee & violets on left flap, perforated  gilt & white barred design right
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, General greeting, violets
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die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, serrated edges
back:-logo over TRADE MARK -- with PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN(with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT in front) -- 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 folded, 2 serrated scalloped edges, embossed
inside centre top:- WITH THE LOVE OF MY HEART
below:- I CANNOT FIND A TRUER WAY TO GREET YOU NOW ON THIS SWEET DAY, THAN THIS - WITHIN MY VALENTINE TO FOLD EACH HEART'S BEST

TO MY DEAREST many violets, 2 swallows, 2 hearts, angel QV&KED Saxony
TO MY DEAREST many violets, 2 swallows, 2 hearts, angel
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Greeting, Q.V. & Ed VII period, no Royal attribution, Printed in Saxony, Valentine, Floral, violets
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logo over TRADE MARK --- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK , MONTREAL -- PRINTED IN SAXONY

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scalloped edges

COMPLIMENTS in gilt, boy & girl angels caress, sprays of blue forget-me-nots beween them, forget-me-nots also on back QV&KED Saxony
COMPLIMENTS in gilt, boy & girl angels caress, sprays of blue forget-me-nots beween them, forget-me-nots also on back
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Greeting, Q.V. & ED. VII period without Royal attribution, Valentine & love
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logo over TRADE MARK --RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN, NEW YORK & MONTREAL, PRINTED IN SAXONY

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die cut cover & 3 sheets secured by thread, single fold, embossed
inside first right:-IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO KNOW SWEETHEART, WHAT FORTUNE 'FORE YOU LIES, THERE IS JUST ONE PLACE TO SEEK IT - READ IT IN MY EYES!
second:-WHEN I LOOK INTO THE FUTURE, 'TIS YOU AND YOU AGAIN, YOUR PRESENCE FILLS LIFE'S VISTA, AND LOVE, MY LIFE'S REFRAIN.
third:-BLOSSOMS SWEET, WITH FRAGRANCE EVER....TRUE HEARTS TOGETHER.

LOVES GREETINGS, boy & girl angels caress, sprays of violets front right, violets also on back QV&KED Saxony
LOVES GREETINGS, boy & girl angels caress, sprays of violets front right, violets also on back
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Greeting, Q.V. & ED. VII period without Royal attribution, Valentine & love
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logo over TRADE MARK --RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN, NEW YORK & MONTREAL, PRINTED IN SAXONY

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die cut cover & 3 sheets secured by thread, single fold, embossed
inside first right:-VIOLETS SWEET, WITH FRAGRANCE EVER FILL THE SUNNY SPRINGTIDE WEATHER; VIOLETS FADE- - BUT WITHERS NEVER LOVE THAT BINDS TWO HEARTS TOGETHER.
second:-'TIS HONEY FOR THE BEE, BUT LOVE FOR YOU AND ME THE SECRET THAT THE FRAGRANT FLOWERS HOLD.
third:-MY THOUGHTS TO YOU ARE TURNING, MY HEART FOR YOU IS BURNING, MORE THAN BY SWEETEST FLOWERS CAN BE TOLD.

MAY GLADNESS AND THE HOURS GROW SIDE BY SIDE LKE FLOWERS on white plaque below lilies of the valley QV Fringed
MAY GLADNESS AND THE HOURS GROW SIDE BY SIDE LKE FLOWERS on white plaque below lilies of the valley
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back, Valentine & love
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base both front & back

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back:-MAY AFFECTION FULL AND DEEP OER YOUR LIFES FAIR VERDURE SWEEP, MAKING MUSIC AS IT GOES-BEARING JOY WHERE E'ER IT FLOWS on white plaque below forget-me-nots
pale yellow fringes

WITH AFFECTIONATE REGARDS on white plaque below yellow daffodils QV Fringed
WITH AFFECTIONATE REGARDS  on white plaque below yellow daffodils
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back, Valentine & love
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base both front & back

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back:-I FONDLY TRULY LOVE THEE on white plaque below white iris
silver fringes

SHEILD YE, FAIR ANGELS, ONE WHO IS YOUR KIN at base, angel head with wings QV Fringed
SHEILD YE, FAIR ANGELS, ONE WHO IS YOUR KIN at base, angel head with wings
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Valentine & Love, Angels, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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oblong, cream fringe
reverse:-TO MY LOVE WITH MY LOVE
these angels heads come on other greetings

I LUB YOU head & shoulders of black woman, green background QV Fringed
I LUB YOU head & shoulders of black woman, green background
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back, Valentine & love, people
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base both front & back

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back:-I'SE YOUR VALENTINE below head & shoulders of smartly dressed black man wearing monocle
white fringes

ALL HEARTS WITHOUT SOME ANSWERING HEART WOULD BREAK! red lily, blue background QV Fringed
ALL HEARTS WITHOUT SOME ANSWERING HEART WOULD BREAK! red lily, blue background
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, tassel to open, Valentine & love, Floral, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base of some panels

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second panel(inner left) ACCEPT THE FRIENDSHIP OF A KINDRED SOUL pink lilies, green background
third panel(inner right) DEAR FRIEND THINE HEART RESPONDS I KNOW TO MINE orange lilies, blue background
fourth panel back I THINK OF THEE, THINK THOU OF ME, TO-DAY! white lily, purple background
blue fringes & tassel

WITH THE SENDERS FOND LOVE white dove brings greeting over pink wild roses QV Fringed
WITH THE SENDERS FOND LOVE white dove brings greeting over pink wild roses
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 4 panels glued back to back & folded, Valentine & love, Various
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- at base in small letters

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second panel WITH LOVING GREETING, perched swallow, forget-me-nots
third panel WITH AFFECTIONATE REGARDS:- flying white dove brings greeting over pink wild roses
fourth panel WITH AFFECTIONATE REGARDS:- perched white dove brings greeting over red wild roses
3 golden fringes

LOVE, JOY AND HAPPINESS BE EVER THINE centrally, surrounded by loop of yellow center daisies QV Fringed
LOVE, JOY AND HAPPINESS BE EVER THINE centrally, surrounded by loop of yellow center daisies
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, with or without tassels, Valentine & love
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base of some panels

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second panel below:TO MY OWN VALENTINE looped round
third panel WITH LOVE AND GOOD WISHES looped round pink & blue forget-me-nots
fourth panel TRUE LOVE'S OFFERING with looped pink roses
purple fringes & opening tassel on front panel

ABOVE ALL GIFTS THY LOVE red rose & 3 buds, gilt bow QV Fringed
ABOVE ALL GIFTS THY LOVE  red rose & 3 buds, gilt bow
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, Easel back, mixed occasions, Various, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT
easel back support for display, most greetings are elaborate; with padded satin panel & inset greetings
mixed occasions includes: Birthday, Christmas & New Year, Easter, Valentine & Love

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oblong, adherent front & back flap lifts to show additional panel; on pale blue satin,white fringes
inside top:- WITH AFFECTIONATE REGARDS above white anemone & buds
inside base: WHEN WE ARE OLD WE'LL SMILE AND SAY, WE HAD NO CARE IN CHILDHOOD'S DAY
... TWILL NOT BE TRUE I'VE THIS MUCH CARE-- I CARE FOR YOU surrounded by holly wreath under village in winter

WITH THE SENDER'S FOND LOVE blue periwinkle, gilt bow QV Fringed
WITH THE SENDER'S FOND LOVE  blue periwinkle, gilt bow
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, Easel back, mixed occasions, Various, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT
easel back support for display, most greetings are elaborate; with padded satin panel & inset greetings
mixed occasions includes: Birthday, Christmas & New Year, Easter, Valentine & Love

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oblong, adherent front & back flap lifts to show additional panel; on beige silk
inside top:- TO MY LOVE WITH MY LOVE right of snowdrops
inside base: WITH AFFECTIONATE REGARDS right of pink heather

TO MY LITTLE VALENTINE on flap covering circular inset of sitting black cat, verse, girl seated on milestone
TO MY LITTLE VALENTINE on flap covering circular inset of sitting black cat, verse, girl seated on milestone
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Greeting, Q.V. period, Valentine & Love, novelty
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BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT PUBLISHER TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. PRINTED IN BAVARIA

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verse from front THE VIOLET IS NOT MORE SWEET, NO ROSE CAN FAIRER BE, ... APPEAR SWEETHEART TO ME.

MY LOVE TO YOU embroidered in blue, bluebird of happiness with rose & 2 buds embroidered in oblong insert IMPRESSED KGV
MY LOVE TO YOU embroidered in blue, bluebird of happiness with rose & 2 buds embroidered in oblong insert
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Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, Broderie D'Art, THE KING & QUEEN (KGV period ), Valentine
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single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, perforated window with embroidered inset, blue card stock
Tuck logo, information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed, on back of cards
logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD , PUBLISHERS TO THE KING & QUEEN -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT
BRODERIE D'ART SERIES listed in 1928 WORLD'S ART SERVICE catalogue

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inside right: SWEET VALENTINE
verse below: HIDDEN WITHIN THE HEART, THERE DWELLS LOVE OF THE OLD-WORLD HAPPY WAYS .... TO GREET THEE VALENTINE

THINKING OF YOU embroidered above rose & white flowers in oblong inset IMPRESSED KGV&PW
THINKING OF YOU embroidered above rose & white flowers in oblong inset
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Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, Broderie D'Art, THE KING & QUEEN, PRINCE OF WALES, Valentine
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single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, perforated window with embroidered inset, blue card stock
Tuck logo, information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed, on back of cards
logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD , PUBLISHERS TO THE KING & QUEEN AND TO H.R. PRINCE OF WALES -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND
BRODERIE D'ART SERIES listed in 1928 WORLD'S ART SERVICE catalogue

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inner sheet right: A VALENTINE TO PLEASE YOU
verse below: IF THIS VALENTINE SHALL BRING PLEASURE TO YOUR EYES .... THAT THIS VALENTINE WAS SENT!

TO MY VALENTINE opt. in blue, lady in pink dress & bonnet IMPRESSED KGV
TO MY VALENTINE opt. in blue, lady in pink dress & bonnet
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Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, THE KING & QUEEN (G.V. period), Valentine
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embossed card title, single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon
Tuck information & Royal attribution, impressed, not printed, on back of card
logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD , PUBLISHERS TO THE KING & QUEEN -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND

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inside right: MY HEART IS YOURS SWEET VALENTINE with verse: HOW SHALL I GREET MY DEAR TO-DAY .... YET YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU
similar images by artist listed in 1928 & 1932 THE WORLD'S ART SERVICE catalogues

A LOVE TOKEN opt in red, centre IMPRESSED KGV&PW
A LOVE TOKEN opt in red, centre
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Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, THE KING & QUEEN, PRINCE OF WALES, Valentine
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single fold, deckle edged, die-cut paper insert with button applique inside
Tuck logo, information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed, on back of cards
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND

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inside right: JUST FOR FUN ST. VALENTINE'S DAY below die-cut insert of young girl with applique button face

A LOVE TOKEN opt in red, centre IMPRESSED KGV&PW
A LOVE TOKEN opt in red, centre
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Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, THE KING & QUEEN, PRINCE OF WALES, Valentine
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single fold, deckle edged, die-cut paper insert with button applique inside
Tuck logo, information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed, on back of cards
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND

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inside right: FOR MY VALENTINE below die-cut insert of young girl in pink striped dress with applique button face

TO MY VALENTINE opt in red, centre IMPRESSED KGV&PW
TO MY VALENTINE opt in red, centre
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Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, THE KING & QUEEN, PRINCE OF WALES, Valentine
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single fold, deckle edged, die-cut paper insert with button applique inside
Tuck logo, information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed, on back of cards
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND

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inside right: YOUR VALENTINE GUESS WHO die-cut insert 2 children, boy covers girls eyes from behind

TO GIVE YOU GREETING in gilt, Japanese girl in purple sits on her heels holding fan, stylised flowers above KED&QA Saxony
TO GIVE YOU GREETING in gilt, Japanese girl in purple sits on her heels holding fan, stylised flowers above
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Greeting, series & groups, Japonisme, Ed. VII & Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love
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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 w/o PARIS ; NEW YORK; BERLIN; MONTREAL-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- -- ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- WITH FOND LOVE TO MY VALENTINE
below:-YOU'RE MY LITTLE LOVE, YOU KNOW, AND I'LL YOUR FAITHFUL LOVER BE, WE'LL KISS AND PLAY THE WHOLE LONG DAY, BUT YOU MUST LOVE NO ONE BUT ME.

TO MY LOVE in gilt, on pale blue ribbon among stylised flowers above Japanese girl in rickshaw, angel top right KED&QA Saxony
TO MY LOVE in gilt, on pale blue ribbon among stylised flowers above Japanese girl in rickshaw, angel top right
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Greeting, series & groups, Japonisme, Ed. VII & Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love
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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 w/o PARIS ; NEW YORK; BERLIN; MONTREAL-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- -- ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give top & bottom flaps, embossed
middle- Japanese couple central to very complex perforated design & DEAREST, I THINK OF YOU ALL DAY AND DREAM OF YOU AT NIGHT, WITHOUT YOU, LIFE IS DULL AND GREY, WITH YOU ALL THINGS ARE BRIGHT.
below:-Japanese boy & girl stand holding hands, angel top right

A HAPPY SEASON 3 dolls climb ladder to fix lanterns & one doll has fallen KED&KGV Bavaria
A HAPPY SEASON 3 dolls climb ladder to fix  lanterns & one doll has  fallen
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Greeting, series & groups, Japonisme, Made in Bavaria, Ed. VII & G.V. period, dolls as people
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK , with or w/o BERLIN, -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA

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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed, 3 narrow red margins
inside right top:-LOVING GREETING TO MY LITTLE SWEETHEART.
below:-ST. VALENTINE'S MORNING, AND THUS I SEND WITHIN THIS COVER A LOVING KISS FROM CARE AND TROUBLE I'D FAIN DEFEND AND AYE SURROUND YOU WITH JOY AND BLISS

ALL GOOD WISHES doll in pink robe stands rght, 2 doll children sit below looking at broken lantern, 2 lanterns hang above KED&KGV Bavaria
ALL GOOD WISHES doll in pink robe stands rght, 2 doll children sit below looking at broken lantern, 2 lanterns hang above
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Greeting, series & groups, Japonisme, Made in Bavaria, Ed. VII & G.V. period, dolls as people
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK , with or w/o BERLIN, -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA

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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed, 3 narrow red/greeen margins
inside right top:-TO GREET YOU WITH LOVE
below:-OF ALL SWEET LASSIES, GREAT AND SMALL, THERE IS BUT ONE FOR WHOM I PINE, 'TIS YOU, THE SWEETEST OF THEM ALL, I'VE CHOSEN FOR MY VALENTINE
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside

GREETINGS TO MY VALENTINE above 2 Japanese girls playing music, marginal design of lanterns left & below QV Bavaria
GREETINGS TO MY VALENTINE above 2 Japanese girls playing music, marginal design of lanterns left & below
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Greeting, series & groups, Japonisme, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year
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llogo 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, ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold cut to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- WITH FOND LOVE
below:- TAKE MAIDEN MINE THIS LITTLE HEART - A TOKEN OF MY LOVE TO BE, AND THEN HOWEVER FAR APART, THOU'ST KNOW MY THOUGHTS ARE TRUE TO THEE.
different front title, same design, different greeting inside

ME LEARNEE ENGLISH in gilt 3 Japanese dolls seated facing left& up, Alphabet blocks above & below QV Bavaria
ME LEARNEE ENGLISH in gilt 3 Japanese dolls seated facing left& up, Alphabet blocks above & below
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Greeting, series & groups, Japonisme, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, dolls as people
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llogo 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, ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold cut to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- FORGET-ME-NOT
below:- IN THE SOFT AND BALMY AIR LEAVES AND BUDS ARE SPRINGING. IN THE WOODLANDS EVERYWHERE MATING BIRDS ARE SINGING; AND SHE IT IS THIS HEART OF MINE FONDLY GREETS - MY VALENTINE!

A LOVE TOKEN in blue at base, pink roses upper left, birds of happiness fly down KGV UK
A LOVE TOKEN in blue at base, pink roses upper left, birds of happiness fly down
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Greeting, series & groups, THE GOLDEN AGE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN COPYRIGHT LONDON. PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, come with or without fringed edges
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verse from front:-FAIR DAYS AND HAPPY HOURS BE YOURS THROUGH ALL THE SEASONS
cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, 3 frilly yellow cloth edge designs
inside left:- small sketch of bird flying
right top:- MY HEART IS THINE SWEET VALENTINE
below:-YOUR ALL THE WORLD TO ME, DEAR, BELIEVE ME THIS IS TRUE; AH, WOULD THAT I MIGHT BE, DEAR ALL THE WORLD TO YOU, THEN NONE THE FOLKS WOULD SEE, DEAR, HAPPIER THAN WE TWO!
used in 1926, same general design and wording but 3 frilly yellow cloth edge designs

MY VALENTINE in blue next to kingfisher below watery rural inset. lilies, seated loving couple hold roses KGV UK
MY VALENTINE in blue next to kingfisher below watery rural inset. lilies, seated loving couple hold roses
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Greeting, series & groups, THE GOLDEN AGE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN COPYRIGHT LONDON. PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, come with or without fringed edges
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verse from front:-HAPPINESS IS EVERYWHERE AND ITS SPRING IS IN OUR HEARTS
3 elaborate glittered perforated margins with complex dark design
cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded
inside right top:- WITH LOVE TO MY SWEETEST VALENTINE
below:-YOU MAY NOT KNOW JUST WHAT OCCURS WHEN YOU LOOK IN MY EYES, PERHAPS TO KNOW MY BRAIN JUST WHIRS MAY; TO KNOW MY HEART THUMPS JUST LIKE A DRUM MAY CAUSE YOU QUITE A PAIN, BUT IF YOU FIND YOU LIKE IT SOME, LOOK IN MY EYES AGAIN!

WITH LOVE in blue above verse, couple walk under trees KGV UK
WITH LOVE in blue above verse, couple walk under trees
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Greeting, series & groups, THE GOLDEN AGE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN COPYRIGHT LONDON. PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, come with or without fringed edges
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verse from front:-FAIR DAYS AND HAPPY HOURS BE YOURS THROUGH ALL THE SEASONS
cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded
inside left:- small sketch of 2 birds, nest & eggs, flowers
right top:- TO MY VALENTINE or TO MY SWEET VALENTINE on left
below:-LADY OF MY DELIGHT, ALTHOUGH I AM HALF AFRAID TO WHISPER A HOPE THAT IS WITH US STILL I SING YOU MY SERENADE "JOY IS AGAIN ON THE WING AND THIS HAPPY HEART OF MINE TAKES COURAGE ANEW WITH SWEET THOUGHTS OF YOU ON THE MORN OF ST. VALENTINE!
used in 1926, same general design and wording but 3 frilly yellow cloth edge designs