SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Rural Inset

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

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"ALL GOOD BEFORTUNE YOU" in gilt on white background, perforated circular & marginal gilt & white design round watery rural winter scene, pink flowers & forget-me-nots
QV Saxony
"ALL GOOD BEFORTUNE YOU" in gilt on white background, perforated circular & marginal gilt & white design round watery rural winter scene, pink flowers & forget-me-nots
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give top & bottom flaps, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside centre:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
same image comes with different front title & inside greeting

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ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt on white background, perforated gilt & white design round watery rural winter scene, pink flowers left, church behind
QV Saxony
ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt on white background, perforated gilt & white design round watery rural winter scene, pink flowers left, church behind
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
same image comes with different front title & inside greeting

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FAIR BE ALL THY DAYS(F & D illuminated) right of white design round watery rural winter scene with sail-boat, stylised red & black flowers below
QV Saxony
FAIR BE ALL THY DAYS(F & D illuminated) right of white design round watery rural winter scene with sail-boat, stylised red & black flowers below
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die-cut, almost oblong, single sheet, single fold, 1 irregular edge
inside right, left:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
right,right:- MAY FORTUNE SEND YOU HAPPY HOURS AND STREW YOUR PATH WITH LIFE'S BRIGHT FLOWER, TO SHED SWEET FRAGRANCE ROUND YOUR WAY NOT ONLY THIS, BUT EVERY DAY

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GLAD GREETINGS in gilt below right, stylised white branch extends up card across watery rural inset with windmilll
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GLAD GREETINGS in gilt below right, stylised white branch extends up card across watery rural inset with windmilll
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die-cut cover, single fold, 2 irregular edges, perforated
inside second right top:- "ALL HAPPINESS ATTEND YOU"
below:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

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GOOD WISHES rural inset surrounded by ring of stylised flowers
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GOOD WISHES rural inset surrounded by ring of stylised flowers
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twice folded, embossed
verse in circle:- GOLDEN BEAMS OF NOEL SHINING WAKEN GLADNESS FAR AND WIDE, EVERY JOY THEY PATH BE TWINING, - BLESSINGS CROWN THY CHRISTMAS-TIDE
outside circle:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU

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GREETINGS below embossed elaborate floral & cobweb design round diagonally placed rural winter inset, cart & horse with 2 men on snowy road
QV Saxony
GREETINGS below embossed elaborate floral & cobweb design round diagonally placed rural winter inset, cart & horse with 2 men on snowy road
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, irregular edges
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- MANY WISHES COME AND GO THIS GLAD MORNING O'ER THE SNOW...."HAPPY BE YOUR CHRISTMAS DAY"

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GREETINGS(G illuminated) below inset, fruit trees, windmill behind pond, forget-me-nots left
QV Saxony
GREETINGS(G illuminated) below inset, fruit trees, windmill behind pond, forget-me-nots left
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, secured with string, 3 designed serrated edges
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- THROUGH ALL THE YEAR MAY JOY BE NEAR AND COMFORT NE'ER DEPART MAY HOPE OUTBLOOM AND PEACE AND CHEER, AS FLORETS IN YOUR HEART.

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GREETINGS(G illuminated) below perforated white marginal design of stylised flowers, watery rural brown inset, swans
QV Saxony
GREETINGS(G illuminated) below  perforated  white marginal design of stylised flowers, watery rural brown inset, swans
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, slightly irregular edges
inside right top:- "HEALTH AND FAIR TIME OF DAY; JOY AND GOOD WISHES"
below:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
used in 1901

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GREETINGS in gilt below watery rural winter inset, white design with stylised flowers & foliage left
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt below watery rural winter inset, white design with stylised flowers & foliage left
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & narrow right flaps, 3 serrated edges, heavily embossed
inside centre left:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
right top:-WHEN HE GIVETH QUIETNESS,WHO THEN CAN GIVE TROUBLE? JOB 34. 28
below:- WITH ALL MY HEART I HOPE THIS MAY BE UNTO YOU A HAPPY DAY

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GREETINGS in pink on side flap, HEARTY CHRISTMAS WISHES in gilt left of stylised ivy leaves surrounding rural inset with windmill
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in pink on side flap, HEARTY CHRISTMAS WISHES in gilt left of stylised ivy leaves surrounding rural inset with windmill
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die-cut triple fold unusual cuts & folds, very irregular edges -see scans

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LIFE'S CHOICEST JOYS BE YOURS.in gilt below oval rural inset with windmill & 2 birds stylised floral design left
QV Saxony
LIFE'S CHOICEST JOYS BE YOURS.in gilt below oval rural inset with windmill & 2 birds stylised floral design left
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die-cut sheet, single fold, designed top margin
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- THE HAPPY TIME HAS COME AGAIN, OF GENIAL JOYS AND YULETIDE MIRTH, AND I WITH RIGHT GOOD-WILL AM FAIN TO BID GOD BLESS YOUR HOME AND HEARTH
used in 1902

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MAY ONLY HAPPY DAYS AWAIT YOU in gilt below many coloured design with stylised pink flowers & foliage, watery rural & sea-side sun-lit scene
QV Saxony
MAY ONLY HAPPY DAYS AWAIT YOU in gilt below many coloured design with stylised pink flowers & foliage, watery rural & sea-side sun-lit scene
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 1 irregular edge
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES
below:- LIKE HAPPY BIRDS UPON THE WING, MY LOVING THOUGHT FLY FORTH TO YOU, AND IN YOUR EAR THEY SOFTLY SING A SONG OF GREETING KIND AND TRUE
same image & front title comes with different inside greeting
used in 1901

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MAY ONLY HAPPY DAYS AWAIT YOU(M illuminated) in gilt, gilt & white design with stylised red flowers round watery oval rural inset with windmill
QV Saxony
MAY ONLY HAPPY DAYS AWAIT YOU(M illuminated) in gilt, gilt & white design with stylised red flowers round watery oval rural inset with windmill
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oblong single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- FAIRY GIFTS FROM FORTUNE'S TREASURE - HEALTH AND HOPE, THAT GOLD OUTWEIGH, HAPPINESS EXCEEDING MEASURE,- THESE BE YOURS THIS CHRISTMAS DAY

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THERES GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE in gilt below white design with stylised foliage left, shell-shaped watery rural winter scene
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THERES GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE in gilt below white design with stylised foliage left, shell-shaped watery rural winter scene
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:- WITH SINCERE WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- A GLADSOME YULE I WISH YOU, WHOSE JOYS WILL NUMBER MORE THAN ANY HAPPY CHRISTMAS YOU EVER SPENT BEFORE.

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WITH BEST WISHES in gilt below right, very large perforatiion in red & gold design reveals part of watery rural scene depicted on inside sheet
QV Saxony
WITH BEST WISHES in gilt below right, very  large perforatiion in red & gold design reveals part of watery rural scene depicted on inside  sheet
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die-cut cover & sheet, both single fold, secured with string, 3 partly serrated edges
inside second right top:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- OUR HEARTS CAN NE'ER FORGETFUL GROW OR COLD, WHILE MERRY CHRISTMAS COMES, AND BRINGS EACH YEAR ITS CUSTOMS SWEET AND OLD,TO GLADDEN HEARTS AND HOMES.

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