SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, lilac

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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 SAXONY, with or without COPYRIGHT, ARTISTIC SERIES

Items in Set

GOOD FORTUNE( G & F illuminated) DWELL WITH YOU below lilac on celluloid front flap front flaps
QV Saxony
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die-cut cover, single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold, not scanned as that would damage
inside right top:- HOURLY JOYS BE STILL UPON YOU
below:- GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
13.5 x 7.7cm.
Categories
GOOD WISHES in gilt under purple lilac, designed margins, leaves at top, embossed
QV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt under purple lilac, designed margins, leaves at top, embossed
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:- "BE BLEST WITH HEALTH, AND PEACE, AND SWEET CONTENT"
below:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
used in 1900

Author
BURNS
Size
7.7 x 14.6 cm.
Categories
GOOD WISHES in white, white lilac right, designed grey & white background, embossed
QV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in white, white lilac right, designed grey & white background, embossed
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oblong single sheet, single fold, illuminated letters -- ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right top:- WITH JOYFUL CHRISTMAS GREETING AND BEST WISHES
below:- BE THY LIFE A STAR OF LIGHT GLISTENING THROUGH EARTH'S NIGHT, SHINING THEN WITH GLORIOUS RAY THROUGH THE ONE ETERNAL DAY!

Author
FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGALL
Size
7.3 x 11.4 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS in small white letters, lilacs in front of wooden planks
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in small white letters, lilacs in front of wooden planks
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die-cut, double fold to left & right flaps, irregular edges
inside centre back top:- BRIGHT BE YOUR CHRISTMAS
below:-MAY YOUR LIFE BE AS BRIGHT AS THE FAIREST OF DREAMS, AND THE SUNSHINE OF LOVE LIGHT IT UP WITH ITS BEAMS.........HOLIEST OF MORNS

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
13.5 x 8.4 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS vertically in gilt. designed front in vertical strips, lilac above, embossed
QV Saxony
GREETINGS vertically in gilt. designed front in vertical strips, lilac above, embossed
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold 3 irregular edges
inside right top:-"BE BLEST WITH HEALTH, AND PEACE, AND SWEET CONTENT"
below:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Author
BURNS
Size
7.5 x 15.8 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS vertically left, lilac on heavily perforated cut out front, lilac design on adherant right & top margins
QV Saxony
GREETINGS vertically left, lilac on heavily perforated cut out front, lilac design on adherant right & top margins
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Size
6.4 x 13.5 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS AND MANY under purple lilac, 2 designed gilt corners, embossed
QV Saxony
HAPPY DAYS AND MANY under purple lilac, 2 designed gilt corners, embossed
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oblong single sheet, single fold, with cut out corners
inside right top:- THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE
below:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Author
TENNYSON
Size
7.3 x 13.4 cm.
Categories
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) in gilt above purple lilac, HAPPINESS on white butterfly wing at top, perforated
QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) in gilt above purple lilac, HAPPINESS on white butterfly wing at top, perforated
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, irregular edge at top
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- MAY THE NEW YEAR BRING YOU BLESSINGS IN A COUNTLESS STORE; MAY THE SHADE OF CARE AND SORROW FADE FROM OUT YOUR DOOR; AND THE SUNSHINE OF GOOD FORTUNE LIGHT IT EVERMORE.

Author
J.M. O'ROURKE
Size
8.5 x 14.6 cm.
Categories
THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE over lilac at base of heavily perforated front flaps
QV Saxony
THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE over lilac at base of heavily perforated front flaps
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, irregular edge at top
inside right top:- MAY YOUR NEW YEAR BE BRIGHT AND HAPPY
below:- MAY THE YEAR BEGUN TO-DAY GATHER SUNSHINE ALL THE WAY; TIME'S SWIFT FOOTSTEPS FALL ON FLOWERS, ONLY JOY-BELLS CONT THE HOURS

Author
ELLIS WALTON
Size
8.5 x 12 cm.
Categories