Items in Category Floral

HAPPY DAYS in gilt in pink rose bordered heart shaped perforation, girl in pale blue dress & hat, carries parasol, green printed ribbon diagonally KED&QA Saxony
HAPPY DAYS in gilt in pink rose bordered heart shaped perforation, girl in pale blue dress & hat, carries parasol, green printed ribbon diagonally
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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, front flap double folded & cut, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY VALENTINE
below:-LOVERS, LOVERS, EVERYWHERE, 'NEATH THE BLUE SPRING SKY; ALL ARE HAPPY EVERYWHERE, WHY NOT YOU AND i?

KIND THOUGHTS in gilt, intertwined forget-me-not hearts above girl in green dress carrying flowers, gilt birds of happiness, printed blue ribbon KED&QA Saxony
KIND THOUGHTS in gilt, intertwined forget-me-not hearts above girl in green dress carrying flowers, gilt birds of happiness, printed blue ribbon
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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, left flap folded again, embossed
inside right top:- VALENTINE GREETINGS
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

LOVING GREETINGS(L & G iluminated) above boy touching cheek of girl carrying basket, perforated heart behind with stylised forget-me-nots KED&QA Saxony
LOVING GREETINGS(L & G iluminated) above boy touching cheek of girl carrying basket, perforated heart behind with stylised forget-me-nots
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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:- TO MY VALENTINE
below:-I WONDER WHERE MY HEART IS, 'TIS GONE SO FAR ASTRAY! OH, GIVE ME YOURS AND BY ITS AID I'LL QUICKLY FIND WHERE MINE HAS STRAYED

LOVING WISHES child peering through group of irises KED&QA Saxony
LOVING WISHES child peering through group of irises
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY DEAR LITTLE VALENTINE
below:-DENY ME NOT TO LOVE THEE DOES NOT THE VERY SKY LEAN LOVINGLY ABOVE THEE THEN, DARLING, WHY NOT I?

THOUGHTS OF YOU in gilt on bue ribbon, girl carrying armsful of exaggerated forget-me-nots, vertical perforated pansy design KED&QA Saxony
THOUGHTS OF YOU in gilt on bue ribbon, girl carrying armsful of exaggerated forget-me-nots, vertical perforated pansy design
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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:- TO MY SWEET VALENTINE
below:-DENY ME NOT TO LOVE THEE, DOES NOT THE VERY SKY LEAN LOVINGLY ABOVE THEE? THEN DARLING WHY NOT I?

THOUGHTS OF YOU in gilt right, boy & girl walk left, violet bordered heart shaped perforated window, violets below right KED&QA Saxony
THOUGHTS OF YOU in gilt right, boy & girl walk left, violet bordered heart shaped perforated window, violets below right
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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, left flap folded again& right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY SWEET VALENTINE
below:-WHAT CAN I GIVE THEE, WHAT CAN I SAY, TO PROVE HOW I LOVE THEE THIS VALENTINE'S DAY? I'LL GIVE THEE MY HEART THEN AT LEAST THOU WILL SEE THERE IS NOTHING WITHIN IT, FAIR LADY BUT THEE

TO GREET YOU girl in pink below hearts of forget-me-nots KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU girl in pink  below hearts of forget-me-nots
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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-cutsheet, double fold & cut to give left & right flaps
inside right top:- MY DEAR LITTLE VALENTINE
below:-THIS LITTLE MISSIVE COMES TO YOU TO ASK A MOMENTS INTERVIEW, TO BRING MY LOVE AND SAY FOR ME HOW HAPPY I WOULD HAVE YOU BE.

WITH MY LOVE above boy kneeling to receive flower in heart shaped perforated window, forget-me-nots above KED&QA Saxony
WITH MY LOVE above boy kneeling to receive flower in heart shaped perforated window, forget-me-nots above
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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:- TO MY SWEETHEART
below:-WHAT CAN I GIVE THEE, WHAT CAN I SAY, TO PROVE HOW I LOVE THEE THIS VALENTINE'S DAY? I'LL GIVE THEE MY HEART THEN AT LEAST THOU WILL SEE THERE IS NOTHING WITHIN IT, FAIR LADY BUT THEE

WITH MY LOVE(W, M & L illuminated) in blue & gilt above perforated heart, forget-me-nots, boy kneels before girl, both in blue KED&QA Saxony
WITH MY LOVE(W, M & L illuminated) in blue & gilt above perforated heart, forget-me-nots, boy kneels before girl, both in blue
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, 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 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, embossed, 3 light green margins
inside right middle:- TO MY SWEETHEART
below:-WHAT CAN I GIVE THEE, WHAT CAN I SAY, TO PROVE HOW I LOVE THEE THIS VALENTINE'S DAY? I'LL GIVE THEE MY HEART THEN AT LAST THOU WILL SEE THERE IS NOTHING WITHIN IT FAIR LADY BUT THEE

FORGET-ME-NOT in gilt on white placard in gilt basket of forget-me-nots, FOR YOU in gilt on pale blue hearts above. floral chain across both flaps KED&QA Saxony
FORGET-ME-NOT in gilt on white placard in gilt basket of forget-me-nots, FOR YOU in gilt  on pale blue hearts above. floral chain across both flaps
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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die-cut single sheet, double folded left flap, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY VALENTINE
below:-DENY ME NOT TO LOVE THE DOES NOT THE VERY SKY LEAN LOVINGLY ABOVE THEE? THEN, DARLING, WHY NOT I?
same greeting and style as other card in set, slight differences in forget-me-not basket on cover

FORGET-ME-NOT in gilt on white placard in gilt basket of forget-me-nots, FOR YOU in gilt on pale blue hearts above. floral chain across both flaps KED&QA Saxony
FORGET-ME-NOT in gilt on white placard in gilt basket of forget-me-nots, FOR YOU in gilt  on pale blue hearts above. floral chain across both flaps
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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die-cut single sheet, double folded left flap, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY VALENTINE
below:-DENY ME NOT TO LOVE THE DOES NOT THE VERY SKY LEAN LOVINGLY ABOVE THEE? THEN, DARLING, WHY NOT I?
same greeting and style as other card in set, slight differences in forget-me-not basket on cover

GOOD WISHES(G & W illuminated) ornate vase above violets, narrow pale green marginal design KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES(G & W illuminated) ornate vase above violets, narrow pale green marginal design
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, folded with double fold and cuts to left flap, perforated margins right, embossed
inside left top:- WITH FOND LOVE TO MY SWEETHEART
below:-HERE'S MY HEART, OH LADY FAIR, IF YOU WILL BUT TAKE IT, YOUR LIFE SHALL BE AS FREE FROM CARE, AS FAITHFUL LOVE CAN MAKE IT!
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GOOD WISHES in gilt lower right, violets & forget-me-nots & gilt design, circular inset of boy in sailing ship laden with pansies KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt lower right,  violets & forget-me-nots & gilt design, circular inset of boy in sailing ship laden with pansies
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY VALENTINE
below:-DO YOU WANT A LOVING HEART, TRUE AT ALL TIMES AND SEASONS? TO WEEP WITH YOU AND LAUGH WITH YOU, AND NEVER ASK THE REASONS? I'LL BE THAT HEART THROUGH WEAL OR WOE, AND NEVER CHANGE OR COOLNESS KNOW!

GREETINGS(G illuminated) ornate vase above ivy & forget-me-nots, narrow blue marginal design KED&QA Saxony
GREETINGS(G illuminated) ornate vase above ivy & forget-me-nots, narrow blue marginal design
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- MY VALENTINE WITH LOVING GREETING
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

GREETINGS in gilt lower right, forget-me-nots & gilt design, circular inset of boy in sailing ship laden with forget-me-nots KED&QA Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt lower right,  forget-me-nots & gilt design, circular inset of boy in sailing ship laden with forget-me-nots
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY SWEETHEART
below:- BRIGHT AS THE SUNSHINE AND SWEET AS THE ROSE, AND HAPPY THE STREAMLET THAT LAUGHS AS IT FLOWS; BUT WHAT WOULD THE SUNSHINE OR ROSE BE TO ME, OR MUSIC OF STREAMLET, OH, LOVE, WITHOUT THEE?

GREETINGS in gilt on ornate green vase containing daffodils KED&QA Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt on ornate green vase containing daffodils
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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die-cut single sheet, folded with double fold and cuts to left flap, embossed
inside left top:- VALENTINE GREETINGS
below:-MY LOVE SURROUND YOU WITH FRAGRANCE RARE, YOUR FRIENDS BE KIND AND FORTUNE FAIR.
perforated right flap:-GOLDEN DAYS OF GLADNESS hanging over perforated window of pale green daffodils
used in 1910

HAPPINESS BE YOURS in gilt on deep blue gilt bordered plaque blue forget-me-nots above & below KED&QA Saxony
HAPPINESS BE YOURS in gilt on deep blue gilt bordered plaque blue forget-me-nots above & below
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:-MY HEART FOR THINE
below:-WOULD I THIS SIMPLE CARD COULD BE TO BE TOUCHED BY YOUR HAND WERE BLISS WOULD I COULD FLY ON THE BREEZES BY, AND LEAVE ON YOUR LIPS A KISS.
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

LOVE in pink gilt bordered hearts above HAPPY DAYS on placard in basket of lilies-of-the-valley & tulips, green ribbon KED&QA Saxony
LOVE in pink gilt bordered hearts above HAPPY DAYS on placard in basket of lilies-of-the-valley & tulips, green ribbon
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, folded with double fold and cuts to left flap, embossed
inside right top:-WITH LOVING GREETINGS
below:-EVERY HOUR OF EVERY DAY,SWEET, I THINK ABOUT YOU, SKIES ARE EVER DULL AND GRAY AND I'M SAD WITHOUT YOU. IF YOU WILL BE MY VALENTINE, THE SUN WILL ALWAYS ON ME SHINE.

LOVING WISHES(L & W illuminated) apple blossoms up top and in heart-shaped inset KED&QA Saxony
LOVING WISHES(L & W illuminated) apple blossoms up top and in heart-shaped inset
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single half-fold, unusual cut to give small left, embossed
inside right:- TO MY SWEETHEART
below:- LOVING HEARTS LIKE THINE AND MINE, NAUGHT CAN SEVER OR DIVIDE; LOVE'S BRIGHT TENDRILS 'ROUND THEM TWINE, LINKING THEM CLOSE WHAT'ER BETIDE

MY LOVE with LOVE in stylised pink flowers above pinks on top of gilt horseshoe round rural inset bridge over stream, more pinks below KED&QA Saxony
MY LOVE with LOVE in stylised pink flowers above pinks on top of gilt horseshoe round rural inset bridge over stream, more pinks below
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:- FOND LOVE TO MY VALENTINE
below:-WHEN THE HEART WITH LOVE IS LADEN, IN THESE EARLY DAYS OF SPRING, 'TIS SWEET TO KNOW A LITTLE MAIDEN ONTO WHOM ONE;\'S WOES TO BRING, WHOSE WE HAND CAN HEAL THE SMART OF ONE'S OVERBURDENED HEART!

MY WISH in gilt on ornate gilt vase containing purple iris KED&QA Saxony
MY WISH in gilt on ornate gilt vase containing purple iris
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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die-cut single sheet, folded with double fold and cuts to left flap, embossed
inside left top:- GREETING TO MY VALENTINE
below:-LOVERS, LOVERS, EVERYWHERE, NEATH THE BLUE SPRING SKY; ALL ARE HAPPY EVERYWHERE, WHY NOT YOU AND I?
perforated right flap:-HAPPINESS BE YOURS in gilt on placard hanging over perforated window with stylised iris

REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES on white plaque, white wild roses left, forget-me-not border, black background KED&QA Saxony
REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES on white plaque, white wild roses left, forget-me-not border, black background
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right:top:- WITH LOVE AND GREETING TO MY VALENTINE
below:- SURELY 'TIS TIME FOR GIVING WHEN ST. VALENTINE IS HERE, AND MY HEART TO YOU IS TURNING, IN THE LOVE-TIME OF THE YEAR.

THOUGHTS OF YOU(T illuminated)in gilt lower right, yellow primroses across gilt heart shaped rural inset below peforated floral design KED&QA Saxony
THOUGHTS OF YOU(T illuminated)in gilt lower right, yellow primroses across gilt heart shaped rural inset below peforated floral design
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single perforated sheet, folded embossed
inside left top:- FOND LOVE TO MY VALENTINE
below:-WHAT CAN I GIVE THEE, WHAT CAN I SAY,TO PROVE HOW I LOVE THEE THIS VALENTINE'S DAY?I'LL GIVE TEE MY HEART, THEN AT LEAST THOU WILL SEE, THERE IS NOTHING WITHIN IT, FAIR LADY, BUT THEE.
used 1906

TO GREET YOU in gilt on pink ribbon wrapped round basket of exagerrated clover under 3 gilt birds of happinessperforated window KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU in gilt on pink ribbon wrapped round basket of exagerrated clover under 3 gilt birds of happinessperforated window
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single fold & cut to give right and shaped left flaps, embossed
inside right top:- WITH LOVE over green clover in perforated window
left top:- DEAR LITTLE VALENTINE
LOVING HEARTS LIKE THINE AND MINE, NAUGHT CAN SEVER OF DIVIDE; LOVE'S BRIGHT TENDRILS ROUND THEM TWINE, LINKING THEM CLOSE WHAT'ER BETIDE.below:-

TO GREET YOU purple polyanthus & yellow primroses in perforated window, floral & hearts design below KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU purple polyanthus & yellow primroses in perforated window, floral & hearts design  below
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- TO MY SWEET VALENTINE
below:-THE LINNETS PAIR IN EVERY TREE, 'NEATH THE VERNAL SKY; IF LITTLE BIRDS THIS HAPPY BE, WHY NOT YOU AND I? COME AND 'MIDST THE WAKING DAISIES WE'LL TOGETHER SING LOVE'S PRAISES.

TO GREET YOU(T, G & Y illuminated) ornate vase behind violets, narrow gilt & pale green marginal design KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU(T, G & Y illuminated) ornate vase behind violets, narrow gilt & pale green marginal design
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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die-cut single sheet, single folded , embossed
inside left top:- MY VALENTINE WITH LOVING GREETING
below:-SURELY 'TIS TIME FOR WOOING, WHEN ST. VALENTINE IS HERE, AND MY HEART TO YOU IS TURNING IN THE LOVE-TIME OF THE YEAR.

WISHES on white plaque FOR MY VALENTINE, lilac with stylised ivy in design left pale brown background KED&QA Saxony
WISHES on white plaque FOR MY VALENTINE, lilac with stylised ivy in design left pale brown background
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Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, folded with double fold and cuts to left flap, perforated margins right, embossed
inside right top:- WITH LOVING WISHES TO MY VALENTINE
below:-IF YOU WILL BUT MAKE ME BLEST, BY LOVING ME AS I LOVE YOU, I WILL MAKE A COSY NEST, IN WHICH WE TWAIN MAY BILL AND COO.

WITH LOVE white on gilt horseshoe round watery rural inset, cottages back, forget-me-nots in perforated heart design above KED&QA Saxony
WITH LOVE white on gilt horseshoe round watery rural inset, cottages back, forget-me-nots in perforated heart design above
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- VALENTINE GREETINGS
below:-THE LINNETS PAIR IN EVERY TREE, 'NEATH THE VERNAL SKY; IF LITTLE BIRDS THUS HAPPY BE, COME, AND 'MIDST THE WAKING DAISIES WE'LL TOGETHER SING LOVE'S PRAISES.

WITH LOVE(W & L illuminated) in gilt above flap with heart shaped garden inset & pink/red roses, more above in perforated corner, green ribbon design KED&QA Saxony
WITH LOVE(W & L illuminated) in gilt above flap with heart shaped garden inset & pink/red roses, more above in perforated corner, green ribbon design
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Valentine & love, Floral
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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
some cards come with capital E on back bottom left

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oblong single sheet, single fold, unusual cut to give small left, embossed
inside right middle:- TO MY VALENTINE
below:-IF YOU WILL BE MY VALENTINE, I NEVER WILL FORSAKE YOU AND YOU SHALL BE, COME RAIN OR SHINE, AS BLEST AS LOVE CAN MAKE YOU.

EVERY GOOD WISH( E, G & W in green) above right, orange/red honeysuckle, perforated design left KED&QA Saxony
EVERY GOOD WISH( E, G & W in green) above right, orange/red honeysuckle, perforated design left
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxonyy, Christmas & New Year, floral, honeysuckle
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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

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 narrow gilt margins
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:-HIS VERY BEST MAY CHRISTMAS DO TO SHOW HIS FOND REGARD FOR YOU, AND ALL BENEATH YOUR ROOF! AND MAY GOOD LUCK THE NEW YEAR THROUGH, ABOVE YOUR DOOR NAIL UP HER SHOE, TO KEEP ALL CARE ALOOF
same front title design comes with different inside greetings

EVERY GOOD WISH( E, G & W in green) above right, orange/red honeysuckle, perforated design left KED&QA Saxony
EVERY GOOD WISH( E, G & W in green) above right, orange/red honeysuckle, perforated design left
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxonyy, Christmas & New Year, floral, honeysuckle
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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

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 narrow gilt margins
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-A MERRY TIME MAY CHRISTMAS BE! AND PLENTY MORE I HOPE YOU'LL SEE, WITHOUT A CLOUD ON ANY! AND MAY YOUR HEART AND HOME BE CROWNED WITH JOY AND PEACE THE WHOLE YEAR ROUND! AND BRIGHT RETURNS AND MANY
same front title design comes with different inside greetings

GOOD WISHES (G & W illuminated) below shield shaped rural inset of woman walking toward church, 5 red poppies around, green marginal design KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES (G & W illuminated) below shield shaped rural inset of woman walking toward church, 5 red poppies around, green marginal design
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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logo over TRADE MARK --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,

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die-cut single sheet,double folded & left flap folded again diagonally, embossed and perforated
inside left below:- THOUGH CHRISTMAS BRING CHILL WEATHER, LOVE MAKE YOU SUNSHINE FREE, THE TONES OF MIRTH AND KINDNESS. YOUR CHRISTMAS MUSIC BE.
right:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS

GOOD WISHES (G, & W illuminated) in gilt on white pink bordered plaque, pink anemones above, deep green background KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES (G, & W illuminated) in gilt on white pink bordered plaque, pink anemones above, deep green background
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK --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,

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almost oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- OLD GREETINGS IN NEW WORDS WE DRESS , IN WHICH OUR FEELINGS TO EXPRESS, AND WISH EACH OTHER HAPPINESS: YET TAKE A SIMPLE WISH FROM ME THAT BOUNDLESS MAY YOUR PORTION BE, OF HEALTH AND ALL PROSPERITY!

HAPPY HOURS AND GLADSOME MEMORIES deep purple pansies below over watery rural scene, church behind KED&QA Saxony
HAPPY HOURS AND GLADSOME MEMORIES deep purple pansies below over watery rural scene, church behind
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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logo over TRADE MARK --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,

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right - WITH ALL KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

JOY WING THE HOURS yellow/orange pansies on flap over rural scene, bluebird visible when flap lifted KED&QA Saxony
JOY WING THE HOURS yellow/orange pansies on flap over rural scene, bluebird visible when flap lifted
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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logo over TRADE MARK --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,

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yellow/orange pansies on flap double folded to show part of rural scene
inside missing for reference collection example

THOUGHTS OF YOU in gilt above oval inset head & shoulders of girl above A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU KED&QA Saxony
THOUGHTS OF YOU in gilt above oval inset head & shoulders of girl above A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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logo over TRADE MARK --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,

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
back:-large gilt basket of purple pansies with yellow centres, perforated

TO GREET YOU in gilt right, purple anemones in wicker basket on left flap, much perforated corner white design KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU in gilt right, purple anemones in wicker basket on left flap, much perforated corner white design
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK --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,

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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left (folded again) & right flaps,
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU.
below:- A MERRY TIME MAY CHRISTMAS BE AND PLENTY MORE I HOPE YOU'LL SEE, WITHOUT A CLOUD ON ANY! AND MAY YOUR HEART AND HOME BE CROWNED....MANY!

WITH BEST WISHES(B & W illuminated) in gilt right of blue anemones, rural view on inside back partly visible KED&QA Saxony
WITH BEST WISHES(B & W illuminated) in gilt right of blue anemones, rural view on inside back partly visible
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
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logo over TRADE MARK --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,

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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left (cut & folded to show scene) & right flaps, embossed
inside right below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

IN THE HEART OF THE COUNTRY, inset of thached house set in very floral garden KGV England
IN THE HEART OF THE COUNTRY, inset of thached house set in very floral garden
Set Title
Greeting King George.V. period , no Royal attribution, Made in England, Birthday
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED IN ENGLAND

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold
inside right top:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below:-I WISH YOU ALL THE GLADNESS THAT COMES WITH EARLY SPRING I WISH YOU ALL THE FRAGRANCE THAT SUMMER BLOSSOMS BRING I WISH YOU ALL THE BEAUTY THAT'S PICTURED IN THE FALL; IN FACT, WHATEVER JOYS THERE ARE, I'M WISHING YOU THEM ALL.
used in 1936

sundial centre, ascending steps far right
sundial centre, ascending steps far right
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Greeting, King George V period, printed in England, floral. Easter
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED IN ENGLAND

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cropped from larger image used on postcard 2410
single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps
inside right: purple cross, EASTER & lilies-of-the-valley

EVER TRUE IN BLUE below flag & rose with stylized flowers on transparent inset in thick card KGVI England
EVER TRUE IN BLUE below flag & rose with stylized flowers on transparent inset in thick card
Set Title
Greeting, KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Birthday, Oversize, Embroidered
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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oblong thick card & thin paper sheet inside secured by patriotic ribbon, single folded
inside: right top- TO WISH YOU HAPPINESS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY
below:-THE BEST OF LOVE I'M SENDING, DEAR BOY SO BRAVE AND TRUE: MY WISHES ARE UNENDING THAT LUCK MAY BE WITH YO TO KEEP YOU EVER SAFE AND SOUND, TILL HAPPIER DAYS AGAIN COME ROUND

YOUR BIRTHDAY flowers cross stitched below, flowers and bluebirds above KGVI England
YOUR BIRTHDAY flowers cross stitched below, flowers and bluebirds above
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Greeting, KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Birthday, Oversize, Embroidered
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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oblong single sheet, single folded, insert secured by ribbon
inside:- A HAPPY BIRTHDAY / IF BUT THIS CARD COULD BRING TO YOU THE LOVE MY FOND HEART HOLDS, WHAT BURNING THOUGHTS AND WISHES TRUE YOU'D FIND WITHIN ITS FOLDS BUT ALL I FEEL FOR YOU TO-DAY COULD NEVER BE EXPRESSED, SO PLEASE ACCEPT WHAT WORDS CAN SAY AND TRY TO GUESS THE REST!

GREETINGS in gilt below inset of garden wirh central fountain & masses of multicoloured flowers on either side, trees back KGVI England
GREETINGS in gilt below inset of garden wirh central fountain & masses of multicoloured flowers on either side, trees back
Set Title
Greeting, KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY (KGVI period), Printed in England, General Greetings, Oversize
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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oblong cover & sheet was secured by ribbon, single fold, white margins
inside missing

GREETINGS gilt design surrounds forget-me-nots and ivy QV Saxony
GREETINGS gilt design surrounds forget-me-nots and ivy
Set Title
Greeting, New Year, floral
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folded
back,Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN

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inside right: A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU, verse A KINDLY GUEST, MAY THE COMING YEAR BOUNTIFUL GIFTS IN HER BOSOM BEAR, MAY SHE GLADDEN EACH HEART AND BRIGHTEN EACH EYE, GIVING US PEACE AS SHE PASSES BY!

TO MY VALENTINE in red below pink or red rose applique, arrow through gilt heart, marginal design KED&KGV NRA
TO MY VALENTINE in red below pink or red rose applique, arrow through gilt heart, marginal design
Set Title
Greeting, no Royal attribution, (Ed. VII & G.V. period) LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL, Printed in Germany, Valentine
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logo over TRADE MARK -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; BERLIN, NEW YORK and MONTREAL, PRINTED IN GERMANY
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 with unusual diagonal cut and folds
inside right :-IN THE HEART OF THE ROSES THERE'S A SECRET RESPOSES AS SHINING AND BRIGHT AS THE DEW; IT IS LOVE, OH MY OWN, BY THE ROSES IS SHOWN, MY LOVE, OH MY DEAREST, FOR YOU!
2 versions with slight differences in stalks & colour of rose

TO WISH YOU ALL THE BEST...verse forget-me-nots around gilt designed rural inset KED&KGV NRA
TO WISH YOU ALL THE BEST...verse forget-me-nots around gilt designed rural inset
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Ed. VII & K.G.V. period), LONDON PARIS BERLIN NEW YORK MONTREAL, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN ; NEW YORK ; MONTREAL -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT
dating note: Montreal office existed between 1907-1913

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verse from front:-TO WISH YOU ALL THE BEST THAT LIFE CAN GIVE OF HAPPINESS AND SWEETNESS
oblong single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES
below:- ALL THAT YOU WISH, I WISH FOR YOU, MAY ALL MY WISHES THEN COME TRUE FOR IN MY WISHES YOU'LL OBTAIN THE WISHES THAT YOU HOPE TO GAIN
used in 1892

TO WISH YOU ..verse bunches of violets above & below KED&KGV NRA
TO WISH YOU ..verse bunches of violets above & below
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Ed. VII & K.G.V. period), LONDON PARIS BERLIN NEW YORK MONTREAL, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN ; NEW YORK ; MONTREAL -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT
dating note: Montreal office existed between 1907-1913

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verse from front:-TO WISH YOU ALL THE BEST THAT LIFE CAN GIVE OF HAPPINESS AND SWEETNESS
oblong single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside top:-TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-SWEET BE YOUR MEMORIES OF THE PAST, ALL GENIAL JOYS THE PRESENT BLESS, AND NE'ER A SHADOW OVERCAST, THE FUTURE'S HOPE AND HAPPINESS THUS RUNS MY WISH SINCERE AND GAY, FOR YOU AND YOURS THU\IS CHRISTMAS DAY

MAY ALL THE HOURS BE WINGED WITH JOY(M,H,J illuminated), stylised green ivy & clover leaves NRA
MAY ALL THE HOURS BE WINGED WITH JOY(M,H,J illuminated), stylised green ivy & clover leaves
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, LONDON PARIS NEW YORK, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LIMITED -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN ; NEW YORK ; MONTREAL -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT
ARTISTIC SERIES

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR.
below:-EVERY BLESSING RICH AND RARE, FOLLOW THEE THROUGH THE YEAR, EVERY JOY THAT HEAV'N CAN SEND, ALL THY COMING DAYS ATTEND

WITH EVERY GOOD WISH(illuminated) right of yellow pansy, floral design above & below NRA
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH(illuminated) right of yellow pansy, floral design above & below
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, LONDON PARIS NEW YORK, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
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RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LIMITED -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN ; NEW YORK ; MONTREAL -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single sheet, single fold
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES
below:-ALL THAT YOU WISH I WISH FOR YOU, MAY ALL MY WISHES THEN COME TRUE FOR IN MY WISHES YOU'LL OBTAIN, THE WISHES THAT YOU HOPE TO GAIN

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS right, thistles left, sea-scape behind QV NRA
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS right, thistles left, sea-scape behind
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, Queen Victoria period, LONDON REGISTERED TRADEMARK, Christmas & New Year
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON, LONDON REGISTERED in palette of logo with TRADEMARK below

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oblong card, single folded
opens to show watery rural scene, flowers birds, butterflies & sun above WHAT IS THERE IN THE CHRISTMAS AIR? WHAT SUBTLE MAGIC LINGERS THERE?....SUMMERS DOME OF BLUE
back:- MAY CHRISTMAS JOY WED NEW YEAR'S PEACE! white anemones in front of rural sea-scape