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

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logo over TRADE MARK --with or without 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 BERLIN, with or without COPYRIGHT,

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU two children reach for hat
QV Berlin
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU two children reach for hat
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single sheet, single fold
inside right:- MAY HEARTS AS LIGHT AS ANY FEATHER, AND LOVING SMILES ON EVERY FACE, AT CHRISTMASTIME BRING SUNNY WEATHER, TO MAKE THE WORLD THE HAPPY PLACE, YOU MERRY LITTLE PEOPLE FIND IT - WHEN FAIRY GIFTS OF LOVE HAS LINED IT

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GOOD WISHES at top , tiny bird & stylised red berries, complex perforated white design wikth 3 bells
QV Berlin
GOOD WISHES at top , tiny bird & stylised red berries, complex perforated white design wikth 3 bells
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die-cut single sheet, double diagonal fold to give top & bottom flaps
inside centre top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- IF JOYS HAVE WINGS, OH MAY THE BRIGHTEST FLY YOUR WAY
rural scene & printed ribbon on back

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HEARTY WISHES below left under 4 bullfinches perched on branches with pale blue flowers
QV Berlin
HEARTY WISHES below left under 4 bullfinches perched on branches with pale blue flowers
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oblong single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps
inside centre top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-A DAINTY ROW UPON A BOUGH, WE BRAVE THE FROSTY WEATHER, PRAY WISH US, AS WE WISH YOU NOW, BRIGHT CHRISTMAS JOYS TOGETHER.

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KIND REGARDS in gilt below forget-me-nots & white perforated design
QV Berlin
KIND REGARDS in gilt below forget-me-nots & white perforated design
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die-cut single sheet, unusual cut single fold , embossed
inside right top:-MAY ONLY GOLDEN THREADS BE WROUGHT IN LIFE'S NEW WEB TO-DAY
below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

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MANY GOOD WISHES below angel, pansies & tiny swallow, blue & gilt perforated corner design
QV Berlin
MANY GOOD WISHES below angel, pansies & tiny swallow, blue & gilt perforated corner design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:-rural scene
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:-RADIANT MAY THE GLADNESS BE THAT CHRISTMAS TIME SHALL BRING TO THEE

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MANY GOOD WISHES FOR YOU in tiny letters on white ribbon, complex perforated design of pansies across both flaps
QV Berlin
MANY GOOD WISHES FOR YOU in tiny letters on white ribbon, complex perforated design of pansies across both flaps
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps
inside centre top:-MUCH HAPPINESS FOR CHRISTMAS
below:- IF JOYS HAVE WINGS, OH MAY THE BRIGHTEST FLY YOUR WAY THIS HAPPY CHRISTMAS DAY, AND FOLD THOSE WINGS AND STAY
used in 1893

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MANY GOOD WISHES in tiny letters on white ribbon, complex design of mistletoe & bells in perforated marginal design
QV Berlin
MANY GOOD WISHES in tiny letters on white ribbon, complex design of mistletoe & bells in perforated marginal design
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps
inside centre top:-jug of flowers & tiny robin
below:- TO BRING YOU A MESSAGE OF LOVE
below again:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
& again:- FLOW'RETS FAIR AS THE MORNING LIGHT WAKE FOR YOU, THO' THE EARTH BE WHITE.

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MANY HAPPY GREETINGS TO YOU in plaque across both flaps, complex white design round 2 insets of light wIth cat & kettle, green margins
QV Berlin
MANY HAPPY GREETINGS TO YOU in plaque across both flaps, complex white design round 2 insets of light wIth cat & kettle, green margins
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps
inside centre top:-HAPPY GREETINGS
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below again:- ALL THE EARTH IS FAIR AND BRIGHT, SPARKLING O'ER WITH JEWELLED LIGHT, RADIANT MAY THE GLADNESS BE THAT CHRISTMAS TIME SHALL BRING TO THEE
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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MANY HAPPY GREETINGS TO YOU in plaque across both flaps, complex white design round 2 insets of light wIth cat & kettle, green margins
QV Berlin
MANY HAPPY GREETINGS TO YOU in plaque across both flaps, complex white design round 2 insets of light wIth cat & kettle, green margins
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps
inside centre top:-HAPPY GREETINGS, rural scene left
below:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR
below again:- THIS HAPPY DAY MY GREETING TAKE NO SPECIAL GRACE COMMENDS IT, BUT YET FOR AULD LANG SYNE'S SWEET SAKE 'TIS SPECIAL LOVE THAT SENDS IT
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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