Items in Category Swallows

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

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

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

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

MY MESSAGE TO YOU, DEAR, ON OUR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY bells upper left, silver embossed white blossoms, two silver swallows right ATUCKCARD
MY MESSAGE TO YOU, DEAR, ON OUR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY bells upper left, silver embossed white blossoms, two silver swallows right
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Wedding, Oversize
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Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON; CHICAGO); NEW YORK (with or w/o TORONTO) -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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quarter fold, die-cut, blue back, silver embossed, blue back
die-cut floral flap lifts to reveal wording: MANY HAPPY DAYS front
inside right: MANY LOVING THOUGHTS OF YOU ... WILL BE A TRULY HAPPY ONE!

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

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

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

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

HAPPY DAYS (illuminated)in gilt, white daisies & ivy below, gilt swallow above, overall green background KED&QA Bavaria
HAPPY DAYS (illuminated)in gilt, white daisies & ivy below, gilt swallow above, overall green background
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, floral, daisies
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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA-- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut cover & sheet, secured by ribbon, single folds to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside first right top:-I WISH YOU HEALTH AND EVERY HAPPINESS
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM
second'-NOT A FORMAL GREETING MERELY IS THE MESSAGE SENT TO-DAY, BUT I WISH YOU MOST SINCERELY HAPPINESS AND PEACE FOR AYE.

TO GREET YOU by swallow in gilt below right, head & shoulders of girl set in gilt design set among stylised violets KED&QA Bavaria
TO GREET YOU by swallow in gilt below right, head & shoulders of girl set in gilt design set among stylised violets
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Bavaria, 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 ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA-- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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almost oblong single sheet, single fold giving left & right flaps, embossed, 3 scalloped edges
inside right top:-TO MY SWEETHEART
below:- EVERY HOUR OF EVERY DAY, SWEET I THINK ABOUT YOU. SKIES ARE EVER DULL AND AND GREY, AND I'M SAD WITHOUT YOU, IF YOU'L BE MY VALENTINE THE SUN WILL ALWAYS ON ME SHINE

DINNA FORGET (illuminated) in blue/gilt on pale blue background, girl stands left, 2 swallows above, stylised blue flowers top & bottom KED&QA Saxony
DINNA FORGET (illuminated) in blue/gilt on pale blue background, girl stands left, 2 swallows above, stylised blue flowers top & bottom
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, children
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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 sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, with unusual left cut, embossed
inside right top:-CHRISTMAS MORNING! HARK, THE BELLS CAROLLING ABOVE BRING TO YOU A HEARTY WISH, WITH MY WARMEST LOVE.

ALL GOOD WISHES above right on back flap, forget-me-nots & ivy on perforated front flap, on gilt star & inside, 2 gilt swallows KED&QA Saxony
ALL GOOD WISHES above right on back flap, forget-me-nots  & ivy on perforated front flap, on gilt star & inside, 2 gilt swallows
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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 double folded, embossed, gilt margins
inside right:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
back may be missing-reveals, BE MINE THE EARLIEST GREETING THAT MEETS YOUR EYES TODAY, AND MAY MY HEART'S BEST WISH FOR YOU....AND THAT NOW ON ITS WAY

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WITH BEST WISHES FOR YOUR HAPPINESS pink & white wild roses around an inset showing flowers & a swallow, window behind QV Saxony
WITH BEST WISHES FOR YOUR HAPPINESS pink & white wild roses around an inset showing flowers & a swallow, window behind
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Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Wild roses
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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 AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, with or without COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated & scalloped edges
inside right, top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- WHILE BLITHE CHRISTMAS MORNING IS BREAKING IT'S GLADNESS TO EARTH TO IMPART, ALL LOVING REMEMBRANCE IS WAKING FOR YOU IN MY HEART
used in 1896

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

WISHING YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS front panel 5 girls in white, 3 swallows QV Fringed
WISHING YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS front panel 5 girls in white, 3 swallows
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Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 4 panels glued back-to-back & folded, tassel to open, Christmas & and New Year, People, Oversize
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base of most panels

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second panel VERY HAPPY MAY IT BE CHRISTMAS TIME TO THINE AND THEE 4 girls seated on a rope
third panel WISHING YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR couple in old style dress stroll right
fourth panel WISHING YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS 4 girls seated on branch
yellow fringes, tassel likely missing

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

A MESSAGE OF JOY AND GLADNESS on white central plaque above swallow flying with envelope in bill above stylised flowers KGV UK
A MESSAGE OF JOY AND GLADNESS on white central plaque above swallow flying with envelope in bill above stylised flowers
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Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, birds, assorted
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON
similar cards come as postcards 1637 & 8048

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds, 3 gilt margins, inside missing