SET: 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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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS in gilt, two robins fly below, ivy leaves on top flap
QV Bavaria
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS in gilt, two robins fly below, ivy leaves on top flap
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die-cut single sheet, triple fold & cut to give left & right flaps below top flap, serrated edges, embossed
inside centre top:-A HOME OF PEACE AND PLENTY - FAIR JOYS THE HOURS TO SPEED MAY THESE MAKE HAPPY CHRISTMAS A HAPPY DAY INDEED.
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
used 1894

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A JOLLY CHRISTMAS in white, two robins in winter, one wears a white hat, the other has christmas cracker in beak, in holly bordered panel
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A JOLLY CHRISTMAS in white, two robins in winter, one wears a white hat, the other has christmas cracker in beak, in holly bordered panel
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed , perforated
inside right top:-MERRY CHRISTMAS
right below:- AGAIN THE TUNEFUL CHRISTMAS CHIMES, AGAIN THE HOLLY BERRY - COME, WELCOME IN THE DEAR OLD TIME WITH ALL THAT'S GLAD AND MERRY! AND HERE'S MY GREETING CARD TO BE A LOVING PLEDGE 'TWIXT YOU AND ME!

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A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in white below 2 robins pulling on a christmas cracker, white holly design left
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A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in white below 2 robins pulling on a christmas cracker, white holly design left
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed & perforated
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMASTIDE
below:- AGAIN THE TUNEFUL CHRISTMAS CHIME, AGAIN THE HOLLY BERRY - COME, WELCOME IN THE DEAR OLD TIME WITH ALL THAT'S GLAD AND MERRY! AND HERE'S MY GREETING CARD TO BEA LOVING PLEDGE 'TWIXT YOU AND ME.

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BEST WISHES in gilt aboved right, 4 swallows left flying front, yellow design left
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BEST WISHES in gilt aboved right, 4 swallows left flying front, yellow design left
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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

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BEST WISHES in gilt below 2 English robins holly on gilt panel right & stylised on narrow right flap
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BEST WISHES in gilt below 2 English robins holly on gilt panel right & stylised on narrow right flap
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & narrow right flaps, embossed, perforated
inside top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- EVERY JOY I WISH FOR YOU, EVERY PLEASURE SWEET AND TRUE, THE SMILES OF FACES GAY, THE GENIAL WORDS, THE HEARTY TONE, THAT LENDS A BRIGHTNESS OF ITS OWN TO MERRY CHRISTMAS DAY
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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BEST WISHES in gilt below 2 English robins holly on gilt panel right & stylised on narrow right flap
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BEST WISHES in gilt below 2 English robins holly on gilt panel right & stylised on narrow right flap
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & narrow right flaps, embossed, perforated
inside top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- HEED NOT COLD GREY SKIES ABOVE US, HEED NOT FROST AND RIME, IN THE HEARTS OF THOSE WHO LOVE US, THERE'S NO WINTER TIME. TAKE MY WISHES MOST SINCERE, HAPPY CHRISTMAS, BRIGHT NEW YEAR
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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BEST WISHES in gilt on brown designed plaque, 5 blue-tits above, stylised blossom, perforated white background
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BEST WISHES  in gilt on brown designed plaque, 5 blue-tits above, stylised blossom, perforated white background
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
right below:-WITH ITS MEM'RIES TENDER CHRISTMAS COMES AGAIN, BLITHEST LOVING KINDNESS BRINGING IN ITS TRAIN MAY YOU ALL ITS BLESSINGS THROUGH THE YEAR RETAIN.

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BEST WISHES in white below swans on water in tree-bordered lake,stylised white oak leaves & acorns left
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BEST WISHES in white below swans on water in tree-bordered lake,stylised white oak leaves & acorns left
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed oak leaves & acorns
inside right top:-YOU LIVE FOR EVER IN MY BEST REGARD.
right below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

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GLAD GREETINGS centrally on grey pool, 4 robins perch on wintry holly right & above
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GLAD GREETINGS centrally on grey pool, 4 robins perch on wintry holly right & above
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges,perforated & embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
right below:- SUNNY SKIES AND FRAGRANT FLOWERS FILL WITH JOY THESE CHRISTMAS HOUR, KINDLY HANDS UNITE TO MAKE THEM BRIGHT; AND STREW YOUR PATH WITH FLOWERS

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GLAD GREETINGS(G & G illuminated) two finches perched on blossom tree under gilt bordered floral top design
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GLAD GREETINGS(G & G illuminated) two finches perched on blossom tree under gilt bordered floral top design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
below:- TO WISH YOU A SEASON OF HAPPINESS TRUE WHEN THE STARLIGHT OF CHRISTMAS SHINES DOWN UPON YOU, AND THE BEST OF GOOD LUCK IN THE YEAR THAT IS NEW!
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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GLAD GREETINGS(G & G illuminated) two finches perched on blossom tree under gilt bordered floral top design
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GLAD GREETINGS(G & G illuminated) two finches perched on blossom tree under gilt bordered floral top design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- MIDST THE FLOOD OF RECOLLECTIONS THAT THID DAY AWAKES ANEW, WITH THE KINDLIEST AFFECTION SPEED MY THOUGHTS AND HOPES TO YOU, WISHING YOU THE PUREST JOY WITHOUT LIMIT OR ALLOY.
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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GLAD GREETINGS(G & G illuminated) two finches perched on blossom tree under gilt bordered floral top design
QV Bavaria
GLAD GREETINGS(G & G illuminated) two finches perched on blossom tree under gilt bordered floral top design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-TIME'S HAND HAS SEALED ANOTHER YEAR SINCE YULETIDE BROUGHT ITS TOKEN, SO ONCE AGAIN WITH GREETINGS DEAR; WE WISH YOU MERRY CHRISTMAS CHEER, WITH HAPPINESS UNBROKEN.
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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GOD BLESS YOU 2 stylised robins perch below on front panel
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GOD BLESS YOU 2 stylised robins perch below on front panel
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die-cut single sheet, triple fold to give narrow left, right & larger top flaps,serrated edges, embossed
inside centre top:- A JOYFUL CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MAY WE NEVER HAVE A CARE THAT OUR FATHER DOTH NOT SHARE.

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GOOD WISHES in gilt lower left, two robins perch on acacia, another flies, gilt & white design & ivy right
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GOOD WISHES in gilt lower left, two robins perch on acacia, another flies, gilt & white design & ivy right
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & narrow right flaps, embossed
inside centre top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- HEED NOT COLD GREY SKIES ABOVE US, HEED NOT FROST AND RIME, IN THE HEARTS OF THOSE WHO LOVE US....HAPPY CHRISTMAS; BRIGHT NEW YEAR

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GOOD WISHES THE DAWN OF THE CENTURY on gilt sun above 2 red storks
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GOOD WISHES THE DAWN OF THE CENTURY on gilt sun above 2 red storks
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:-FAIR DAYS THAT KNOW NOT ANY CHANGE OR CARE
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
used in 1900

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GOOD WISHES(W illuminated) two bull-finches perch on blossom tree in gilt bordered panel
QV Bavaria
GOOD WISHES(W illuminated) two bull-finches perch on blossom tree in gilt bordered panel
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & top flaps, embossed
inside top:- "HAPPY HOURS ATTEND ON YOU
right below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU....FROM

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GREETINGS(G illuminated) two robins perch on wintry branch in leafy bordered panel
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GREETINGS(G illuminated) two robins perch on wintry branch in leafy bordered panel
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
right below:- MAY THE NEW YEAR WHEREVER YOU MAY BE, BRING HAPPINESS AND ALL PROSPERITY, AND MAY ITS CHANGING SEASONS HOLD FOR YOU, THE OLD, OLD JOYS AS WELL AS PLEASURES NEW.

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GREETINGS (glittered) two bull-finches perch on white stylised blossom tree top left, stylised leaf below right
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GREETINGS (glittered) two bull-finches perch on white stylised blossom tree top left, stylised leaf below right
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right :- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

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GREETINGS in gilt. 3 robins perch on ivy in snowy designed background
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GREETINGS in gilt. 3 robins perch on ivy in snowy designed background
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS tiny birds fly
right below:- MAY CHOICEST GIFTS AND BLESSINGS, EACH FLEETING HOUR ENDEAR, MAY JOY AND PEACE, AND GLADNESS, GO WITH THEE ALL THE YEAR

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GREETINGS in gilt, across perforation, 3 swallows fly right in front of complex white & blue design, marginal stylised ivy
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GREETINGS in gilt, across perforation, 3 swallows fly right in front of complex white & blue design, marginal stylised ivy
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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.

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GREETINGS in gilt, across perforation, swallows & bells in complex perforated design across both flaps
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GREETINGS in gilt, across perforation, swallows & bells in complex perforated design across both flaps
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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

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OLD TALES ARE TOLD OLD SONGS ARE SUNG OLD DAYS COME BACK TO MEMORY 3 blue-tits in stylised blossom, perforated grey background
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OLD TALES ARE TOLD OLD SONGS ARE SUNG OLD DAYS COME BACK TO MEMORY 3 blue-tits in stylised blossom, perforated grey background
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
right below:- WHAT BETTER WISH CAN A GREETING CONTAIN, THAN JUST "A GLAD CHRISTMAS, AGAIN AND AGAIN "

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THE FLEETING WINGS OF TIME BRING EVER GOLDEN DAYS 2 blue-tits PERCH ON CLOVER, grey background
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THE FLEETING WINGS OF TIME BRING EVER GOLDEN DAYS 2 blue-tits PERCH ON CLOVER, grey background
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:-WITH JOYFUL CHRISTMAS GREETING AND BEST WISHES
right below:- BE THY LIFE A STAR OF LIGHT GLISTENING THROUGH EARTH'S STORMY NIGHT....ETERNAL DAY!

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