SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Cherry blossom

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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT 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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BEST WISHES in gilt across 2 perforated windows with pink cherry blossom above & below
QV RAFOLITH
BEST WISHES in gilt across 2 perforated windows with pink cherry blossom above & below
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps, serrated edges, embossed
inside centre top:-"MAY ONLY GOLDEN THREADS BE WROUGHT IN LIFE'S NEW WEB TO-DAY."
below:-SINCERE WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same card comes identical in all respects but not PRINTED BY THE RAFOLITH PLATES

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FOR OLD LANG SYNE(illuminated) surrounded on three sides by pink cherry blossom
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FOR OLD LANG SYNE(illuminated) surrounded on three sides by pink cherry blossom
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside right bottom:-SHOULD OLD CUSTOMS BE FORGOT AND NEVER BROUGHT TO MIND? LET OTHERS THINK SO, I DO NOT, SO TAKE A GREETING KIND

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GOOD WISHES below diagonal spray of pink cherry blossoms, perforated design right
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GOOD WISHES below diagonal spray of pink cherry blossoms, perforated design right
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single sheet, embossed, double fold, die-cut & perforated
inside centre :A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse below MAY CHRISTMAS BRING TO HEART AND HOME FROM FORTUNE'S BOUNTEOUS STORE .... BROUGHT BEFORE

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GREETINGS(G illuminated) in pink across perforated window with pink cherry blossom below
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GREETINGS(G illuminated) in pink across perforated window with pink cherry blossom below
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single sheet, double fold, serrated edges, embossed
inside left top:- rural scene, cherry blossom across three panels & A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below
middle:- MAY ALL THAT'S BRIGHT THIS DAY UNITE TO MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS HAPPY

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GREETINGS(G illuminated) in pink across perforated window with pink cherry blossom below
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GREETINGS(G illuminated) in pink across perforated window with pink cherry blossom below
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated scalloped edges, embossed designs
below middle window:- MAY GLAD FORTUNE ON YOU SMILE, AND CHRISTMAS EVERY CARE BEGUILE
below rural design:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FOR
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

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GREETINGS in gilt above blue cherry blossom on two triangular front flaps
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GREETINGS in gilt above blue cherry blossom on two triangular front flaps
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated edges, embossed designs
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR -- FROM

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GREETINGS in gilt below pink cherry blossom, perforated horseshoe design left
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GREETINGS in gilt below pink cherry blossom, perforated horseshoe design left
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, irregular edges, embossed
inside right above & left:- pink cherry blossom
below right:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FOR YOU

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HEARTY GREETINGS split between two hearts with pink cherry blossom, perforated design left
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HEARTY GREETINGS split between two hearts with pink cherry blossom, perforated design left
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single sheet, double fold, serrated edges, embossed & embossed design inside
inside right above:-"FRAME YOUR MIND TO MIRTH AND MERRIMENT, WHICH BARS A THOUSAND HARMS, AND LENGTHENS LIFE"
below right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FOR

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