SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, Fantasy

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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, ARTISTIC SERIES

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A MERRY CHRISTMAS in red flame from personised fire, personised coal in coal-scuttle
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A MERRY CHRISTMAS in red flame from personised fire, personised coal in coal-scuttle
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Rhyme from front:-"GRATEFULLY YOURS" AS THE FIRE SAID TO THE COAL-SCUTTLE
die-cut single sheet, double fold to give centre with left & right flaps ,serrated top & bottom edges
inside right:- WITH WARM GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE SEASON FROM

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A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, hen teaches her chicks to read from alphabet book
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A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, hen teaches her chicks to read from alphabet book
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right :- JUST SEVEN LETTERS THIS POOR HEN IS TEACHING HER YOUNG CHICKS TO SAY! BUT MAY THE FIRST FOUR LETTERS MEAN FOR YOU "A BLISSFUL, CHRISTMAS DAY" AND "EVERY FUNNY GAME AS WELL", MAY EFG AT CHRISTMAS SPELL!
used in 1902

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A MERRY GREETING in blue over 2 arguing anthropomorphic jack-in-a-boxes
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A MERRY GREETING in blue over 2 arguing anthropomorphic jack-in-a-boxes
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give narrow left & right flaps
inside centre top:- pine branch with pine-cones above
LOVING NEW YEAR GREETINGS
below:-WITH ALL MY HEART I WISH MY LITTLE FRIEND, THAT YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY YEAR MAY SPEND

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BRIMFUL OF WISHES on pail FOR A HAPPY SEASON FAMILY LIFE AT THE SEASIDE cat & 3 kittens hold paws & paddle
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BRIMFUL OF WISHES on pail FOR A HAPPY SEASON FAMILY LIFE AT THE SEASIDE cat & 3 kittens hold paws & paddle
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top :- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- 'TIS MERRY - OH, 'TIS MERRY, WHEN AGAIN BLITHE CHRISTMAS COMES AND WE TWINE THE HOLLY BERRY INTO GARLANDS ROUND OUR HOMES ....FUN AND BLISS

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CHRISTMAS JOYS AND CHRISTMAS TOYS child in old style dress talks to personised Christmas tree
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CHRISTMAS JOYS AND CHRISTMAS TOYS child in old style dress talks to personised Christmas tree
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top :- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU WITH LOVE
below:- A HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING YOUR HAPPY EYES FOR MEETING THIS LITTLE CARD CONVEYS; MAY NE'ER A CLOUD O'ERTAKE IT AND MANY PLEASURES MAKE IT THE MERRIEST OF DAYS.

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EXTREMES MEET over dancing stick man attacked by bulldog... at base A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
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EXTREMES MEET over dancing stick man attacked by bulldog... at  base A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, serrated edges
inside right :- MAY PLEASURE DOG YOUR FOOT-STEPS THRO' THIS FESTIVE SEASON! AND WITH YOU SHOULD CARE PAY THE BUFFOON, MY JOY "GET AT" THE SEAT OF ALL THE MISCHIEF, AND AT FORTUNES CALL TACKLE THE PANTALOON! words refer to the front!

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GAY YOUNG SPARKS in gilt below 2 stick people who have pulled Christmas cracker
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GAY YOUNG SPARKS in gilt below 2 stick people who have pulled Christmas cracker
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 serrated edges
inside right top :- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR DEAR - BRIMFUL OF EVERY BLISS, AND MANY A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW AFTER THIS.

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GOOD FORTUNE ATTEND YOU IN ALL THINGS WITH A GOOD LEAD INTO THE COMING CENTURY, Queen of hearts left, perforation rigth revealing playing cardst
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GOOD FORTUNE ATTEND YOU IN ALL THINGS WITH A GOOD LEAD INTO THE COMING CENTURY, Queen of hearts left, perforation rigth revealing playing cardst
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oblong cover & single sheet, secured by ribbon, usually not folded but single folds to give left & right flaps, embossed, ARTISTIC SERIES
inside back left:- TO WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS
used in 1900

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HUNTING THE LEATHER stick person soccer player, IN THE RACE OF LIFE MAY YOU BE ALWAYS FIRST& REACH THE GOAL OF YOUR AMBITIONS
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HUNTING THE LEATHER stick person soccer player, IN THE RACE OF LIFE MAY YOU BE ALWAYS FIRST& REACH THE GOAL OF YOUR AMBITIONS
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 serrated edges, embossed
inside right:- WISHING YOU GOOD LUCK GOOD SPORT, --AND A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO FROM

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MAY YOU NEVER BE PLAID OUT....GREAT SCOT! Scottish sheep-dog on hind legs plays bagpies, deep green background. thistles below & holly above
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MAY YOU NEVER BE PLAID OUT....GREAT SCOT! Scottish sheep-dog on hind legs plays bagpies, deep green background. thistles  below & holly above
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:- MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES
below:- WITHBRIGHT JOYS MAY CHRISTMAS BRISTLE, THICK AS THISTLES ARE IN JUNE, THRO' SCOT'S LAND OF MIST AND FOGS!....AND THE JOLLIEST OF DOGS!

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MERRY CHRISTMAS CHEER in blue over seated anthropomorphic Christmas pudding
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MERRY CHRISTMAS CHEER in blue over seated anthropomorphic Christmas pudding
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU.
below:-HERE'S JUST A WORD OF GREETING, FOR OLD YULE IS AT THE DOOR, MAY IT BRING MORE FUN AND PLEASURE, THAN IT EVER BROUGHT BEFORE

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MERRY GREETING child in old style dress talks to personised Christmas cracker
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MERRY GREETING child in old style dress talks to personised Christmas cracker
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, EMBOSSED
inside right top :- WITH LOVING WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- IF YOU'VED DRFEAMT OF MERRY CHRISTMAS NOW ITS REALLY HERE, COME TRUE, EVERY HOUR BRING SOME NEW PLEASURE SOME DELIGHTFUL THING TO YOU.

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MY PROFOUNDEST " E-STEAM" AS THE personised KETTLE SAID TO THE personised SAUCEPAN, over fire
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MY PROFOUNDEST " E-STEAM" AS THE personised KETTLE SAID TO THE personised SAUCEPAN, over fire
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die-cut single sheet, double folded to give left, centre & right flaps, 2 serrated edges, embossed
inside centre :- HEARTY WISHES FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON FROM

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NONE BUT THE BRAVE DESERVE THE FAIR(Y), fairy sits on step ladder HOW'S THAT FOR HIGH
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NONE BUT THE BRAVE DESERVE THE FAIR(Y), fairy sits on step ladder HOW'S THAT FOR HIGH
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right :- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
used in 1900

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"OUR MOTOR CAR IS GOING STRONG IN CLASSIC LANGUAGE"NOW WE SHANT BE LONG".wooden chauffeur drives wooden couple in fantastic car
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"OUR MOTOR CAR IS GOING STRONG IN CLASSIC LANGUAGE"NOW WE SHANT BE LONG".wooden chauffeur drives wooden couple in fantastic car
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top :- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU....FROM
used in1889

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TO DEAR LITTLE BIRDIE in gilt below cat sitting plating banjo, coloured leaves on deep green background
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TO DEAR LITTLE BIRDIE in gilt below cat sitting plating banjo, coloured leaves on deep green background
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top :- LOVING NEW YEAR GREETINGS
below:- MANY A TREASURE BRIGHT AND SWEET, MANY AN UNEXPECTED TREAT, WITH LOVING WORDS AND SMILES UNITE, TO MAKE YOUR NEW YEAR GAY AND BRIGHT.
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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TO DEAR LITTLE BIRDIE in gilt below cat sitting plating banjo, coloured leaves on deep green background
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TO DEAR LITTLE BIRDIE in gilt below cat sitting plating banjo, coloured leaves on deep green background
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top :- WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- MAY IT BE A HAPPY YULE, UNDER MIRTH'S DELIGHTFUL RULE, MAY IT BRING THE HEARTY JOY, DEAR TO EVERY GIRL AND BOY
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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WITH LOVE, A HAPPY LITTLE PARTY below 2 kittens on hind legs playing in the sea
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WITH LOVE, A HAPPY LITTLE PARTY below 2 kittens on hind legs playing in the sea
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, oval shape scalloped edges
inside right top :- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR DEAR - BRIMFUL OF EVERY BLISS, AND MANY A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW AFTER THIS.

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