SET: 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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BEST WISHES in gilt above 2 finches & 2 blue-caps perched on clematis, white stylised ivy leaves below
QV Germany
BEST WISHES in gilt above 2 finches & 2 blue-caps perched on clematis, white stylised ivy leaves below
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to top & very narrow bottom flaps
inside centre top:- THERE'S JOY IN HAPPY MEMORIES
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM

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BEST WISHES(W illuminated) in gilt top right, 2 English robins perch, one holds a flower the other a fan, stylised white mistletoe
QV Germany
BEST WISHES(W illuminated) in gilt top right, 2 English robins perch, one holds a flower the other a fan, stylised white mistletoe
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to top & narrow bottom flaps, 3 irregular edges , embossed
inside right top:- HAIL TO YOUR HOME THIS CHRISTMASTIDE!
below:- HEARTY GREETINGS FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

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CHRISTMAS gilt top across perforated trellis, 3 English robins perch, on sparse ivy
QV Germany
CHRISTMAS gilt top across perforated trellis, 3 English robins perch, on sparse ivy
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to top & bottom flaps, serrated & irregular edges , embossed
inside central back top- HEARTY WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-HEARTY BE THE MIRTH ROUND YOUR CHRISTMAS HEARTH, JOY AND GOOD CHEER UNITE TO MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS BRIGHT

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in red & gilt below, English robin sings to 3 rabbits in a hutch
QV Germany
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in red & gilt below, English robin sings to 3 rabbits in a hutch
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to left & right flaps, 3 serreted edges , embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MAY YOU BE VERY HAPPY FROM MORN TO NIGHT, AND MAY ALL THINGS UNITE TO MAKE A BRIGHT AND MERRY CHRISTMAS DAY

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GLAD GREETINGS(illuminated) among 4 birds-of-happiness, glittered perforated branch above
QV Germany
GLAD GREETINGS(illuminated) among 4 birds-of-happiness, glittered perforated branch above
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by thread, single fold, 3 serrated edges, embossed
inside first right:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
second:-COME HAPPY CHRISTMAS AS IT WILL WITH SKIES SERENE OR WILD AND CHILL, YOU'LL FIND MY HEART IS ALWAYS TRUE TO KINDLY CUSTOM AND TO YOU....CHRISTMAS CARD

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GLAD GREETINGS in gilt below 7 bells & 2 birds of happines, above many more birds perched, floral vertical designs with band of silk on top flap
QV Germany
GLAD GREETINGS in gilt below 7 bells & 2 birds of happines, above many more birds perched, floral vertical designs with band of silk on top flap
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to top & bottom flaps, 3 irregular edges embossed
inside centre top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- I WISH YOU ALL THAT LIFE CAN GIVE OF TRUEST HAPPINESS, A CUP OF JOY TOO FULL TO CLOY YOUR CHRISTMAS DAY TO BLESS AND TRIED AFFECTION KIND AND TRUE TO WARM THE WINTRY WORLD FOR YOU

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GOOD WISHES above marginal perforated white design, 3 blue-tits & one flies, 2 finches perched on wild rose spray
QV Germany
GOOD WISHES above marginal perforated white design, 3 blue-tits & one flies, 2 finches perched on wild rose spray
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right of right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
left::- "MAY ALL THE HOURS BE WINGED WITH JOY"

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GOOD WISHES in gilt on white bell-shaped card, 5 blue-tits perched on floral spray & one flies
QV Germany
GOOD WISHES in gilt on white bell-shaped card, 5 blue-tits perched on floral spray & one flies
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges, perforated
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- NOW ONCE MORE THE JOY-BELLS RING WISH AND GREETING LET THIS BRING, MAY THIS CHRISTMAS HAPPY BE, MANY GLAD ONES MAY YOU SEE

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GOOD WISHES in gilt on white perforated design top right, 3 robins perch on holly in front of yellow sliver of moon
QV Germany
GOOD WISHES in gilt on white perforated design top right, 3 robins perch on holly in front of yellow sliver of moon
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to right & cut flaps, irregular & serrated edges
inside centre top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- WISHING YOU A NEW YEAR BRIGHT, FULL OF PLEASURE AND DELIGHT
used in 1900

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GREETINGS 3 swallows in flight, pink flowers top and bottom
QV Germany
GREETINGS 3 swallows in flight, pink flowers top and bottom
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to top and bottom flaps, irregular edges, embossed
inside right:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

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GREETINGS in gilt, 3 blue-tits perched on floral spray in white inset, very heavy embossed brown & gilt design above & below
QV Germany
GREETINGS in gilt, 3 blue-tits perched on floral spray in white inset, very heavy embossed brown & gilt design above & below
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
below:- JOYOUS AND BRIGHT MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS BE FROM EVERY WHISPER OF SADNESS FREE OLD FRIENDS AROUND YOU ALL GOOD CHEER LEADING YOU INTO A GLAD NEW YEAR
used in 1906

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GREETINGS in gilt on white bell-shaped card, 5 blue-tits perched on floral spray & one flies
QV Germany
GREETINGS in gilt on white bell-shaped card, 5 blue-tits perched on floral spray & one flies
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges, perforated
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- TAKE THIS CHRISTMAS DAY FROM ME, WISHES FOR PROSPERITY HEALTH AND HOPE AND HAPPINESS ALL YOUR LIFE-LONG PATHWAY BLESS

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HEARTY GREETINGS glittered, two birds perched on holly branches
QV Germany
HEARTY GREETINGS  glittered, two birds perched on holly branches
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- MERRY AND HAPPY, BRIGHT AND GAY BE EACH HOUR OF CHRISTMAS DAY

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

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WISHES in gilt below white daisies on embossed cover, inside 4 soft coloured felt pages possibly to house floral sprays
QV Germany
WISHES in gilt below white daisies on embossed cover, inside 4 soft coloured felt pages possibly to house floral sprays
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die-cut cover & pages secured by thread single folds, 3 irregular edges , embossed
iriside right top:- JOY AND ALL GOOD THINGS BEFORTUNE YOU
below:- REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
second page:-LIKE HAPPY BIRDS UPON THE WING MY LOVING THOUGHTS HY FORTH TO YOU AND IN YOUR EAR THEY SOFTLY SING A SONG OF GREETING KIND AND TRUE

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XMAS (X illuminated) in gilt tolp left, 2 English robins perch, one holds a flower the other a fan, stylised white ivy
QV Germany
XMAS (X illuminated) in gilt tolp left, 2 English robins perch, one holds a flower the other a fan, stylised white ivy
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to top & narrow bottom flaps, 3 irregular edges , embossed
inside right top:- AT EVERY TURN OF FORTUNES BUSY WHEEL SOME GOOD BETIDE YOU.
below:- HEARTY GREETINGS FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

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