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

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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

ALL HAPPINESS BE YOURS below violets left & beside stylised white floral design
KED&QA Germany
ALL HAPPINESS BE YOURS below violets left & beside stylised white floral design
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by thread, single fold perforated
inside first top right:-MAY EVERY TRUE JOY EACH YEAR FIND YOU HAPPIER
below:-WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:-MY THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU AS THE CHIME OF BELLS OUTRINGS - 'TIS CHRISTMAS TIME!' MY HEART IS IN MY THOUGHTS, AND THEY WISH ALL GOOD THINGS FOR YOU THIS DAY!

Author
ANTONY TEMPLEMORE
Size
6 x 13.1 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES in gilt above violets & leaf, printed green ribbon & bow left
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BEST WISHES in gilt above violets & leaf, printed green ribbon & bow left
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oblong single sheet, single fold to left & right flaps
inside right top:-HAPPY DAYS AND MANY
below:-WITH BEST CHRISTMAS WISHES FROM

Author
TENNYSON
Size
7 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES In gilt across 2 flaps, violets scattered over pink background, hand comes in from right
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BEST WISHES In gilt across  2 flaps, violets scattered over pink background, hand comes in from right
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die-cut, single sheet, 4 folds, embossed
inside left:-CHRISTMAS GREETING AND BEST WISHES
centre:- violets over MAY THE SEASONS RICHLY BLESS YOU AND YOURS WITH HAPPINESS
late use in 1913

Size
12 x 7 cm.
Categories
CHORDS OF MEMORY In gilt beloiw violet covered harp, shamrock leaves
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CHORDS OF MEMORY In gilt beloiw violet covered harp, shamrock leaves
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold. embossed
inside top right:-NO CHRISTMAS WISHES MORE SINCERE COULD BE THAN THOSE MY CARD OF GREETING BEARS TO THEE
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Size
7 x 12.2 cm.
Categories
GOLDEN DAYS OF GLADNESS(G,D,G illuminated) In gilt on white plaque, violets around, pale green background
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GOLDEN DAYS OF GLADNESS(G,D,G illuminated) In gilt on white plaque, violets around, pale green background
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold
inside top right:-MAY CHRISTMAS BRING A GOODLY STORE OF CHOICEST BLESSINGS TO YOUR DOOR
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
11.7 x 6.8 cm.
Categories
GOLDEN DAYS OF GLADNESS(G,D,G illuminated) In gilt on white plaque, violets around, pale green background
KED&QA Germany
GOLDEN DAYS OF GLADNESS(G,D,G illuminated) In gilt on white plaque, violets around, pale green background
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold
inside top right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-A BRIGHT AND MERRY CHRISTMAS MAY IT BE AND MANY A HAPPY NEW YEAR MAY YOU SEE
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
11.7 x 6.8 cm.
Categories
GOOD FORTUNE in gilt between violets left & boat with flowers on sail
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GOOD FORTUNE in gilt between violets left & boat with flowers on sail
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold
inside top right:-card comes with greeting here-listed separately
ALL LOVING THOUGHTS GO WITH THE WISHES TRUE THAT I THIS MERRY CHRISTMAS SEND TO YOU, card without this greeting listed separately
top centre:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
12 x 7 cm.
Categories
GOOD FORTUNE in gilt between violets left & boat with flowers on sail
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GOOD FORTUNE in gilt between violets left & boat with flowers on sail
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die-cut cover & single sheet, secured by string, single folded
inside first right:-ANOTHER CHRISTMAS DAY, TIME'S FLIGHT HAS BROUGHT, MAY IT BE HAPPY, BEYOND HOPE OR THOUGHT
second right:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
12 x 7 cm.
Categories
GOOD FORTUNE in gilt between violets left & boat with flowers on sail
KED&QA Germany
GOOD FORTUNE in gilt between violets left & boat with flowers on sail
Item Comment

die-cut, single sheet, single fold
inside top right:-ALL LOVING THOUGHTS GO WITH THE WISHES TRUE THAT I THIS MERRY CHRISTMAS SEND TO YOU, card without this greeting listed separately
top centre:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
12 x 7 cm.
Categories
GOOD WISHES In gilt on white plaque with designed borders, violets around
KED&QA Germany
GOOD WISHES In gilt on white plaque with designed borders, violets around
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oblong thin single sheet, single fold
inside right top:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:-MAY SUNSHINE GILD THE CLOSING YEAR AND BRIGHTEN EACH SUCCEEDING DAY, MAY HAPPINESS LIKE MUSIC CHEER AND GLADDEN ALL YOUR FUTURE WAY
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Author
W.H. SEAL
Size
6.7x 11 cm.
Categories
GOOD WISHES In gilt on white plaque with designed borders, violets around
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GOOD WISHES In gilt on white plaque with designed borders, violets around
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oblong, single sheet, single fold
inside top right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU.
below:-IF THE JOYS DESIRED BY ME TRAVEL FAST AS WISHES SPEED FROM MY HEART, THEN YOURS WILL BE HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME INDEED
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Author
ELLIS WALTON
Size
7 x 11 cm.
Categories
HAPPINESS BE YOURS In gilt below sparce violets on green gilt bordered plaque
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HAPPINESS BE YOURS In gilt below sparce violets on green gilt bordered plaque
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oblong, single sheet, single fold, gilt design on 3 margins, embossed
inside top right:-"CHRISTMAS KEEPS SWEET MEMORIES GREEN"
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL KIND REMEMBRANCE FROM

Size
7 x 11 cm.
Categories
HAPPINESS BE YOURS In gilt below violets on gilt fan, purple ribbon below
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HAPPINESS BE YOURS In gilt below violets on gilt fan, purple ribbon below
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, 3 narrow gilt margins, embossed
inside right:-TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
12 x 7 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS In gilt AND MANY on white central plaque surrounded by violets & ivy leaves
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HAPPY DAYS In gilt AND MANY on white central plaque surrounded by violets & ivy leaves
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 scalloped edges
inside right top:-BE MINE THIS MESSAGE GLAD TO BEAR BE YOURS THE SEASON'S JOYS TO SHARE
below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

Size
7.3 x 10.3 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS In gilt below violets, designed floral margins
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HAPPY DAYS In gilt below violets, designed floral margins
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside top right:-THE BEST THAT TIME HAS IN HIS STORE BE YOURS TO-DAY, AND EVERMORE.
below:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
used in 1907

Size
7.2 x 9.8 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS In gilt on pink plaque between violets above & below violets, designed floral margins
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HAPPY DAYS In gilt on pink plaque between violets above & below violets, designed floral margins
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, embossed
inside top right:-"SWEET MEMORY WEAVES ITS BRIGHTEST CHAIN, WHEN MERRY YULE HOLDS SWAY AGAIN"
below:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
second:-MIDST ALL THE DAYS MOST SWEET AND BRIGHT WE MARK ON MEMORY'S TABLETS WHITE OUR YULETIDES SHINE SINCE DAYS OF OLD RECORDED WITH A PEN OF GOLD THIS CHRISTMAS DAY MAY YOU RED\CALLAS SWEETEST BRIGHTEST OF THEM ALL.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.6 x 12 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS In gilt on pink plaque right violets & ivy leaf over dark brown inset left, designed floral margins
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HAPPY DAYS In gilt on pink plaque right violets & ivy leaf over dark brown inset left, designed floral margins
Item Comment

die-cut cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, embossed
inside first top right:-"THE PRESENT LINKS THE OLD DAYS WITH THE NEW THAT ALLARE SWEET WITH MEMORIES OF YOU." COPYRIGHT
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM
second:- AGAIN THE SMILES, THE PLEASANT STIR THAT USHERS IN GLAD CHRISTMASTIDE - AGAIN WE BREATHE THE WISH, THE PRAYER, AND SPEED OUR GREETINGS FAR AND WIDE - BUT NE'ER WAS BREATHED A WISH MORE TRUE THAN THAT MY HEART CONCEIVES FOR YOU.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 8.8 cm.
Categories
HEARTY GREETNGS In gilt below left, 3 birds of happiness in gilt plaque, diagonal purple design
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no images for this item
Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single fold, 3 narrow gild margins
inside right:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

Size
9.3 x 6.8 cm.
Categories
HEARTY WISHES In gilt between designs of violets, 3 gilt marginal designs
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HEARTY WISHES In gilt between designs of violets, 3 gilt marginal designs
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold
inside top right:-MAY EVERY TRUE JOY GROW AND EACH YEAR FIND YOU HAPPIER
below:-REMEMBRANCE AND GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
112 x 6.5 cm.
Categories
JOY TO YOUR HEART In gilt left, glittered ivy & violets against brown background design
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JOY TO YOUR HEART In gilt left, glittered ivy &  violets against brown background design
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die-cut cover & sheet secured by thread, single fold, embossed
inside first right:-WITH JOYFUL WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:-BLEST WILL OF GOD! WHOSE SPLENDOUR IS DAWNING ON THE WORLD, ON HEARTS IN WHICH CHRIST'S BANNER IS MANFULLY UNFURLED. ON HEARTS OF CHILDLIKE MEEKNESS, WITH DEW OF YOUTH IMPEARLED.

Author
FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGAL
Size
8 x 11.5 cm.
Categories
LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES In gilt between violets left & boat with flowers on sail
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LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES In gilt between violets left & boat with flowers on sail
Item Comment

die-cut, single sheet, single fold
inside top right:-TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
12 x 7 cm.
Categories
MAY HAPPINESS BE YOURS FROM DAY TO DAY (H Iilluminated) In gilt below violets left & triangular design top left
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MAY HAPPINESS BE YOURS FROM DAY TO DAY (H Iilluminated) In gilt below violets left & triangular design top left
Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside top right:-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 FROM

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
6.7 x 9.3 cm.
Categories
no front title, violets & lilies on thick heavily perforated embossed front
KED&QA Germany
no front title, violets & lilies on thick heavily perforated embossed front
Item Comment

die-cut cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside first right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:- SOFT AND WARM BENEATH THE SNOW VIOLETS AWAIT THE SPRING WHEN AGAIN THEIR BUDS SHALL BLOW AND AGAIN THE LARK SHALL SING. MAY THIS CHRISTMAS HOLD FOR YOU JOYS AS TENDER, SWEET, AND TRUE.

Size
7.5 x 12.5 cm.
Categories
REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES in gilt on white plaque in fronrt of violets. white marginal designs
KED&QA Germany
REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES in gilt on white plaque in fronrt of violets. white marginal designs
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-MAY THIS AND ALL YOUR FUTURE DAYS BE BRIGHT WITH JOY AND HOPE'S GLAD RAYS.

Size
6.5 x 11 cm.
Categories
REMEMBRANCE(R illuminated) in gilt, gilt basket of violets
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REMEMBRANCE(R illuminated) in gilt, gilt basket of violets
Item Comment

die-cut cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside first right:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
7.3 x 10.3 cm.
Categories
REMEMBRANCE(R illuminated) WITH ALL MY HEART in gilt lower left, extensive violet designs
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REMEMBRANCE(R illuminated)  WITH ALL MY HEART in gilt lower left, extensive violet designs
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, double folds to left & very narrow flaps
inside right: top :-HAPPY DAYS TO YOU ALL THE NEW YEAR THROUGH
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU. FROM

Size
7.3 x 10.3 cm.
Categories
THE WORDS(W illuminaed) ARE FEW BUT THE WISH IS TRUE violets, elaborate perforated marginal design
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THE WORDS(W illuminaed) ARE FEW BUT THE WISH IS TRUE violets, elaborate perforated marginal design
Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:-I GREET YOU WELL.
below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
7.3 x 10.3 cm.
Categories
THOUGHTS OF YOU(T & Y illuminated) in gilt, above violets
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THOUGHTS OF YOU(T & Y illuminated) in gilt, above violets
Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single folds
inside first right top:-BE MINE THIS MESSAGE GLAD TO BEAR BE YOURS THIS SEASON'S JOYS TO SHARE!
below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM

Size
7.3 x 10.3 cm.
Categories
TO WISH YOU HAPPINESS (T,W, & H illuminated) in gilt among leafy violets, elaborate perforated marginal design
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TO WISH YOU HAPPINESS (T,W, & H illuminated) in gilt among leafy violets, elaborate perforated marginal design
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single folds
inside first right top:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- SPEED LITTLE CARD, AND WHISPER WORDS OF CHEER, A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

Size
7.3 x 10.3 cm.
Categories