SET: Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, various

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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 -- with or w/o BERLIN DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY

Items in Set

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS(illuminated) centrally, boy shovels snow under holly on shaped pop-up front
KED&QA Germany
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS(illuminated) centrally, boy shovels snow under holly on shaped pop-up front
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die-cut cover with 3 gilt edges single fold, popup of 4 boys about to snowball policeman appears when card is opened
inside right :-BOBBY CARE! MAY GRIEF BEFALL YOU! DOWN MAY MERRY CHRISTMAS KEEP YOU! AND WHILE JOLLY JOYS SNOWBALL YOU! OFF YOUR BEAT MAY FROLIC SWEEP YOU!
snowman right

Author
S.K. COWAN M.A.
Size
12 x 8.5 cm.
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A HAPPY DAY TO YOU(illuminated) on green ribbon aboved AND MANY HAPPY DAYS TO FOLLOW SUIT oncream plaque above green seal
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A HAPPY DAY TO YOU(illuminated) on green ribbon aboved AND MANY HAPPY DAYS TO FOLLOW SUIT oncream plaque above green seal
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oblong cellophane cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded,3 narrow redmargins embossed
inside first right top:-THE JOYOUS SEASON'S HERE AGAIN, SO LET ME SEND ANEW THE HEARTY WISHES THAT BELONG TO CHRISTMASTIDE AND YOU
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL KIND REMEMBRANCE
second:-rueal inset, woman carrying pails walks away towards farmhouse

Size
7.7 x 12.5 cm.
Categories
ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt on green & white complex floral design, green background
KED&QA Germany
ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt on green & white complex floral design, green background
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die-cut single sheet, single folded, 3 serrated edges, embossed
inside right top:-CHRISTMAS CHIMES RECALL GLAD TIMES AND SWEETLY STIR THE HEART
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Size
6.3 x 10.8 cm.
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ALL JOY BE YOURS below moonlit watery inset between stylysed panies & ivy design
KED&QA Germany
ALL JOY BE YOURS below moonlit watery inset between stylysed panies & ivy design
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die-cut sheet, single fold
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-IF THE JOYS DESIRED BY ME TRAVEL FAST AS WISHES SPEED FROM MY HEART THEN YOURS WILL BE HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME INDEED

Author
ELLIS WALTON
Size
7.3 x 11 cm.
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AS YOU SIT BY YOUR FIRESIDE ....pipe & tobacco over green grass below blue sky
KED&QA Germany
AS YOU SIT BY YOUR FIRESIDE ....pipe & tobacco over green grass below blue sky
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verse from front:-AS YOU SIT BY YOUR FIRESIDE THIS BRIGHT CHRISTMASTIDE I SEND YOU A MESSAGE TO SAY, MAY FORTUNE STILL SMILE AND BRING YOU THE WHILE, MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
die-cut, single sheet, single fold, 3 serrated edges
inside right :-A RIGHT MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU WITH HEARTY GREETING AND GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR

Artist
R.W. Vernon(unsigned)
Size
12.5x 8.8 cm.
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A WISH in gilt below stylised white pansies, gilt bordered small circular rural inset
KED&QA Germany
A WISH in gilt below stylised white pansies, gilt bordered  small circular rural inset
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oblong cover, single sheet, secured by ribbon single fold, embossed
inside first right :-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:-:-MAY CARES FOR AYE DEPART FROM THEE AND THINE, AND EVER ROUND THY HEART THE CHRISTMAS ROSES SHINE

Author
S. CHETWYND
Size
7.6 x 10.3 cm.
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BEST WISHES(B & W illuminated) woman in red sits reading under lights
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BEST  WISHES(B & W illuminated)  woman in red sits reading under lights
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oblong single sheet, single folded, fawn background
inside right:-KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
9 x 13.8 cm.
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BEST WISHES in gilt above 2 chicks & water-bowl, fence & leaves left, gilt marginal design
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BEST WISHES in gilt above 2 chicks & water-bowl, fence & leaves left, gilt marginal design
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oblong single sheet cut single fold, embossed
inside right top:- WITH LOVING WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- WITH MY LOVE AND KISSES, A GREETING CARD I SEND YOU, MAY A THOUSAND BLISSES THIS NEW YEARS DAY; ATTEND YOU.
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12.7 x 7.6 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES in gilt above 2 chicks & water-bowl, fence & leaves left, gilt marginal design
KED&QA Germany
BEST WISHES in gilt above 2 chicks & water-bowl, fence & leaves left, gilt marginal design
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oblong single sheet cut single fold, embossed
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU WITH LOVE
below:- AGAIN THE SEASON YOU LOVE IS HERE WITH HOLLY YOUR HOME ADORNING AND
I'M SENDING A CARD TO GREET YOU, DEAR,ON CHRISTMAS DAY, IN THE MORNING
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12.7 x 7.6 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES in green below circular green border rural inset over 3 prominent green leaves all set in gilt design
KED&QA Germany
BEST WISHES in green below circular green border rural inset over 3 prominent green leaves all set in gilt design
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oblong single sheet, single folded, 3 gilt borders, embossed
inside right: top:-THE WORLD IS HAPPY, THE WORLD IS WIDE, KIND HEARTS ARE BEATING ON EVERY SIDE.
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

Author
J.R. LOWELL
Size
7.2 x 13 cm.
Categories
FAR OR NEAR TO MEMORY DEAR(F illuminated) in gilt above rural scene, farm waggon, orange panel left
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FAR OR NEAR TO MEMORY DEAR(F illuminated) in gilt above rural scene, farm waggon, orange panel left
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oblong single sheet cut single fold, embossed
inside right top:-HAPPY DAYS AND MANY FROM
below:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

Author
TENNYSON
Size
6.8 x 9.2 cm.
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FOR REMEMBRANCE in gilt on scroll with lilies-of-the-valley, set in purple screen with white marginal design
KED&QA Germany
FOR REMEMBRANCE in gilt on scroll with lilies-of-the-valley, set in purple screen with white marginal design
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die-cut single sheet, single folded, 3 scalloped edges, embossed
inside right top:-ALL LOVING THOUGHTS GO WITH THE WISHES TRUE THAT I THIS MERRY CHRISTMAS SEND TO YOU
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Size
9.7 x 7.5 cm.
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FRIENDS EVER(F & E illuminated) on white plaque set in gilt & leaf design
KED&QA Germany
FRIENDS EVER(F & E illuminated) on white plaque set in gilt & leaf design
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oblong thin cover, single sheet, secured by ribbon single CHRISTMAS CHIMES RECALL GLAD TIMES AND SWEETLY STIR THE HEART
below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
middle right:- small rural scene

Size
6.9 x 11 cm.
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FRIENDSHIP LIKE THE IVY CLINGS on white plaque surrounded by ivy & purple/white pansies
KED&QA Germany
FRIENDSHIP LIKE THE IVY CLINGS on white plaque surrounded by ivy & purple/white pansies
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die-cut single sheet, embossed, single fold
inside right top:-BE MINE THIS MESSAGE GLAD TO BEAR BE YOURS THE SEASON'S JOYS TO SHARE.
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES.

Size
10 x 7.5 cm.
Categories
GOOD WISHES in gilt on circular pink plaque with gilt edges
KED&QA Germany
GOOD WISHES in gilt on circular pink plaque with gilt edges
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold, embossed
inside first right top:-FORTUNE SEND YOU HAPPY DAYS.
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
second right:- watery rural scene

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
7.5 x 6.5 cm.
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GREETINGS(G illuminated) black & red stuy of man set against night seascape, artists palette, buff background
KED&QA Germany
GREETINGS(G illuminated) black & red stuy of man set against night seascape, artists palette, buff background
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oblong single sheet cut single fold, embossed
inside right:-WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT AND PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR FROM

Size
9 x 13.8cm.
Categories
GREETINGS in gilt, in gilt bordered white circular plaque, marginal design on 3 sides, deep olive background
KED&QA Germany
GREETINGS in gilt, in gilt bordered white circular plaque, marginal design on 3 sides, deep olive background
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oblong cover, single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, embossed
inside first right top:-FRAME YOUR MIND TO MIRTH AND MERRIMENT
below:-TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:-oval rural inset

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
7 x 7.5 cm.
Categories
HAPPINESS AND JOY BE WITH YOU in gilt below green & gilt medallion, stylized ivy, cream background, embossed
KED&QA Germany
HAPPINESS AND JOY BE WITH YOU in gilt below green & gilt medallion, stylized ivy, cream background, embossed
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celluloid single sheet,thin
inside top:-CHRISTMAS CHIMES RECALL GOOD TIMES AND SWEETLY STIR THE HEART
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Size
6.9 x 10.8 cm.
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HARK(illuminated)THE CHIMES OF BELLS OUTRINGS TIS CHRISTMASTIDE, ivy & bell design at top
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HARK(illuminated)THE CHIMES OF BELLS OUTRINGS TIS CHRISTMASTIDE, ivy & bell design at top
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oblong cellophane cover, single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, 3 narrow gilt borders
inside first right top:-MAY EVERY DAY A GARLAND BE OF FAIREST FLOWERS AND EVERY NIGHT A MEMORY OF HAPPY HOURS
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
second:-rural inset windmill

Size
7.8 x 12.5 cm.
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HEALTH AND FAIR TIME OF DAY JOY AND GOOD WISHES(letters illuminated) on gilt shield, holly, lance & helmet behind
KED&QA Germany
HEALTH AND FAIR TIME OF DAY JOY AND GOOD WISHES(letters illuminated) on gilt shield, holly, lance & helmet behind
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oblong single sheet cut single fold, embossed
inside right top:-THE BEST THAT TIME HAS IN HIS STORE BE YOURS TO-DAY AND EVERMORE
below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Author
TENNYSON
Size
7.5 x 10 cm.
Categories
JOY GO WITH YOU in gilt on pale yellow ground below purple/white pansies, stylised floral & white designs top left & below right
KED&QA Germany
JOY GO WITH YOU in gilt on pale yellow ground below purple/white pansies, stylised floral & white designs top left & below right
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die-cut single sheet, single fold ,embossed
inside right top:-MY THOUGHT ARE WITH YOU
below:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

Size
7.5 x 10.7 cm.
Categories
LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES in gilt between purple pansy designs, gilt boat with pansy decorated sails
KED&QA Germany
LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES in gilt between purple pansy designs, gilt boat with pansy decorated sails
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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed, 3 narrow git edges
inside right, top right:-KING CHRISTMAS HAS COME WITH HIS GLADSOME CHEER MAY THE BELLS RING JOY FOR YOU ALL THE YEAR
right top left:-TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

Size
12.3 x 7 cm.
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RING(illuminated) OUT YE MERRY BELLS AND BEAT, A YULETIDE GREETING THROUGH THE AIR,.bell & ivy top left
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RING(illuminated) OUT YE MERRY BELLS AND BEAT, A YULETIDE GREETING THROUGH THE AIR,.bell & ivy top left
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oblong single sheet, single folded, 3 gilt edges, embossed
inside right top:-MAY EVERY DAY A GARLAND BE OF FAIREST FLOWERS AND EVERY NIGHT A MEMORY OF HAPPY HOURS
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Size
8 x 12.5 cm.
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THERE'S JOY IN HAPPY MEMORIES(illuminated) on sentral designed inset
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THERE'S JOY IN HAPPY MEMORIES(illuminated) on sentral designed inset
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oblong cellophane cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded,
inside first right:-WITH THE HEARTIEST OF GREETINGS I AM SENDING YOU TODAY WARMEST GREETINGS, TRUEST WISHES THAT A CARD CAN E'ER CONVEY, sketches of daisies around
second:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Size
7.5 x 11 cm.
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WITH ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt below perforated winter forest scene, grey background
KED&QA Germany
WITH ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt below perforated winter forest scene, grey background
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die-cut cover with pink back, single pink flimsy sheet, secured by ribbon single fold
inside right top:-"REMEMBRANCE IS THE FAIREST EVERGREEN YULE TWINES ABOUT OUR HEARTS AND HOMES TO-DAY"
below:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second right:-AS OFTEN AS CHILLY DECEMBER BRINGS YULE-TIDE, THE HEART OF THE YEAR, WE PAUSE FOR A WHILE TO REMEMBER....MORE CLOSELY TO YOU

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
13 x 11 cm.
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