SET: Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, floral, lilac

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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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FAIR(F illuiminated) HOPE UPON YOUR PATHWAY SMILE in gilt below lilac, seeming to come through window, ornate design left
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FAIR(F illuiminated) HOPE UPON YOUR PATHWAY SMILE in gilt below lilac, seeming to come through window, ornate design left
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- THE WORLD IS WARM AT HEART WE KNOW, IN SPITE OF WINTRY WIND AND SNOW, AND WITH AFFECTION MOST SINCERE, I WISH FOR YOU A BRIGHT NEW YEAR.

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FRIENDS EVER in gilt above lilac & gilt swallow, perforated gilt & green design right
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FRIENDS EVER in gilt above lilac & gilt swallow,  perforated gilt & green design right
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right :-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

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GOLDEN DAYS in gilt below 2 golden bells, one with small rural inset, lilac below, perforated marginal designs
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GOLDEN DAYS in gilt below 2 golden bells, one with small rural inset, lilac below, perforated marginal designs
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almost oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right :-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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GOLDEN DAYS in gilt below 2 golden bells, one with small rural inset, lilac below, perforated marginal designs
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GOLDEN DAYS in gilt below 2 golden bells, one with small rural inset, lilac below, perforated marginal designs
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almost oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right :-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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GOLDEN DAYS in gilt below right purple lilac in gilt design left, bluebird of happiness flies, yellow background
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GOLDEN DAYS in gilt below right purple lilac in gilt design left, bluebird of happiness flies, yellow background
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- "THE WORDS ARE FEW, BUT THE WISH IS TRUE."
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS. FROM

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GOOD WISHES in gilt below lilac in complex gilt & lilac design, gilt marginal design
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GOOD WISHES in gilt below lilac in complex gilt & lilac design, gilt marginal design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- I GREET YOU WITH A WISH THAT ALL BEST BLESSINGS MAY YOUR LOT BEFALL, MAY JOYFUL HOPES AND SUNNY SKIES CHEER THIS SWEET DAY OF MEMORIES
same mage & title comes with different greetings inside

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GOOD WISHES in gilt below lilac in complex gilt & lilac design, gilt marginal design
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GOOD WISHES in gilt below lilac in complex gilt & lilac design, gilt marginal design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- I GREET YOU WHILE THE YEAR IS YOUNG, WITH WARMEST HOPES THAT ALL ITS COURSE MAY LAY BRIGHT FLOWERS AMONG, AND EVERY GOOD BEFALL.
same mage & title comes with different greetings inside

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REMEMBRANCE in gilt above lilac, deep green background,
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REMEMBRANCE in gilt above lilac, deep green background,
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- WITH WARM REGARD CONVEYS THE SEASONS GREETING MAY MIRTH AND SONG HELP LIFE ALONG TILL OUR NEXT MERRY MEETING,
below:- HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND KIND REMEMBRANCE
same mage & front title come with different greetings inside

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REMEMBRANCE in gilt above lilac, deep green background,
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REMEMBRANCE in gilt above lilac, deep green background,
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- IF THE JOYS DESIRED BY MED TRAVEL FAST AS WISHES SPEED FROM MY HEART, THEN YOURS WILL BE HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME INDEED.
below:- WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same mage & front title come with different greetings inside

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REMEMBRANCE in gilt above lilac, deep green background,
KED&QA Saxony
REMEMBRANCE in gilt above lilac, deep green background,
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- THE JOYOUS SEASON'S HERE AGAIN, SO LET ME SEND ANEW THE HEARTY WISHES THAT BELONG TO CHRISTMASTIDE AND YOU.
below:- HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM.
same image comes with different greetings inside
used in 1905

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REMEMBRANCE in gilt above lilac, deep green background,
KED&QA Saxony
REMEMBRANCE in gilt above lilac, deep green background,
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- MAY SUNSHINE GILD THE CLOSING YEAR AND BRIGHTEN EACH SUCCEEDING DAY, MAY HAPPINESS LIKE MUSIC CHEER AND GLADDEN ALL YOUR FUTURE WAY
below:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM
same mage & front title come with different greetings inside

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SINCERE GOOD WISHES in gilt above lilac seeming to come through window below, narrow green margins
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SINCERE GOOD WISHES in gilt above lilac seeming to come through window below, narrow green margins
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- MIDST ALL THE DAYS MOST SWEET AND BRIGHT WE MARK ON MEMORY'S TABLETS WHITE, OUR YULETIDE'S SHINE, SINCE DAYS OF OLD RECORDED WITH A PEN OF GOLD...OF THEM ALL

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SINCERE GOOD WISHES in gilt below lilac seeming to come through window above
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SINCERE GOOD WISHES in gilt below lilac seeming to come through window above
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- SEASONS' GREETINGS
below:- HAPPY MAY THIS CHRISTMAS BE, BRINGING JOY AND PEACE TO THEE

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TO GREET YOU in gilt below lilac cascading down from above, marginal design of white stylised trees on pale green ground
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TO GREET YOU in gilt below lilac cascading down from above, marginal design of white stylised trees on pale green ground
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed, pink ribbon seems only ornamental
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- IN THE SILVER DAWNING OF ANOTHER YEAR I BID YOU BLITHE GOOD MORNING WITH LOVING WORDS OF CHEER--ALL THE YEAR-- LONG JOURNEY THROUGH MAY GAY "GOOD FORTUNE" GO WITH YOU

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TO GREET YOU in gilt on greenish white plaque, lilac left, rural scene inside back
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TO GREET YOU in gilt on greenish white plaque, lilac left, rural scene inside back
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die-cut single sheet, double fold with unusual cut & fold to left flap. embossed,
inside right below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU

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TO GREET YOU in gilt on pale green plaque, lilac above & below, rural scene on back cover partly visible
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TO GREET YOU in gilt  on pale green plaque, lilac above & below, rural scene on back cover partly visible
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die-cut double fold & unusual cut of left flap. embossed & perforated
inside back at base:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU

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WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt below lilac seeming to come through window above, narrow green margins
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WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt below lilac seeming to come through window above, narrow green margins
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oblong cover & single sheet, secured by cord, both single folded to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside first right :- photo of art, horses in stream,man sits smoking sideways
second top:-THE JOYOUS SEASON'S HERE AGAIN SO LET ME SEND ANEW THE HEARTY WISHES THAT BELONG TO CHRISTMAS TIDE AND YOU
below:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL KIND REMEMBRANCE FROM
same mage comes with different greetings inside

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WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt below lilac seeming to come through window above, narrow green margins
KED&QA Saxony
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt below lilac seeming to come through window above, narrow green margins
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- TIME PASSES BY, AND AH! HE PASSES FLEETLY, SO SOON THE NEW YEAR TURNS INTO THE OLD, BUT MAY EACH YEAR FOR YOU GO BY MORE SWEETLY, EACH BRINGING SOME BEAUTY TO UNFOLD. MAY FORTUNE SMILE ON EVERY OPENING DAY, AND JOY BE YOUR COMPANION ALL THE WAY.
same mage comes with different greetings inside

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