SET: Greeting, series & groups, Impressed,THE QUEEN (Q.V. period), Christmas & New Year

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Tuck information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on card
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN -- Tuck logo right with TRADEMARK below

Items in Set

GOOD WISHES in embossed oval under rose garland, statue of woman & child below
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GOOD WISHES in embossed oval under rose garland, statue of woman & child below
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white embossed, cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, blue card stock
inner sheet front:" MAY THE ROSY FINGER'D HOURS LEAD ON THE VARIOUS YEAR" COWPER
with KIND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR -- FROM below
inner sheet right: inset of woman supporting nude child on wall with blossoming branch in hand

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YOUR LOT BE GRACED BY MANY JOYS below statue of 3 women, blue background
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YOUR LOT BE GRACED BY MANY JOYS below statue of 3 women, blue background
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white embossed, cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, blue card stock
inner sheet front: "MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD AND PLEASANT" WHITTIER
with KIND GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS --FROM below
inner sheet right: inset of woman gathering flowers from tree behind wall

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ALL THAT THOU WISHEST ... in gilt below white embossed angel bust harp with cascading clovers on yellow
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ALL THAT THOU WISHEST ... in gilt below white embossed angel bust harp with cascading clovers on yellow
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, scalloped edges, white embossed with gilt embossed title
full front inscription: ALL THAT THOU WISHEST AND ALL THAT THOU LOVEST COME SMILING AROUND THY SUNNY WAY -- MOORE
inner sheet front: "BE PROSPEROUS IN ALL, AND MAY YOU LIGHT ON ALL THINGS THAT YOU LOVE" TENNYSON
below: WITH ALL BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM
inner sheet right: inset image THE WISHING SEAT, GIANT CAUSEWAY, photographic

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BEST WISHES in gilt below black & white inset of 5 puppies
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BEST WISHES in gilt below black & white inset of 5 puppies
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single sheet, single fold, partially serrated edges
inside right: WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR -- FROM

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BEST WISHES opt. in red or gilt with bells, 4 tits on branch front of thatched roof cottage, shades of grey
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BEST WISHES opt. in red or gilt with bells, 4 tits on branch front of thatched roof cottage, shades of grey
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single fold, deckle edged, shades of grey/black
inside right: "HAPPY DAYS AND MANY" -- TENNYSON
below: WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR -- FROM
or personalized greeting

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS opt. in red below child blowing small trumpet in sleeping child's ear
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS opt. in red below child blowing small trumpet in sleeping child's ear
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single fold, deckle edged, shades of grey/black
inside right: A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU. with verse NOW OLD TIME AGAIN HAS BROUGHT MERRY CHRISTMASTIDE MANY A KIND AND EARNEST THOUGHT WITH YOU ABIDE

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GOOD WISHES in gilt, panel of ivy with stippled perforations left of embossed violets, cream & white colouration
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GOOD WISHES in gilt, panel of ivy with stippled perforations left of embossed violets, cream & white colouration
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, stippled perforations, mostly serrated edges with some added die-cuts, gilt
inner sheet front, in gilt: "LIVE LONG AND HAPPY" BROWNING
inner sheet inside right: personalized inscription

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GOOD WISHES white embossed with delicate marsh flowers, inset rural scene with 4 cows near waterside
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GOOD WISHES white embossed with delicate marsh flowers, inset rural scene with 4 cows near waterside
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, semi-scalloped edges, white embossed
inner sheet front: personalized inscription
inner sheet right: TO GREET YOU with verse: JUST A GREETING FOR THIS CHRISTMAS .... YOURS WHEN THIS DAY COMES AGAIN -- CLIFTON BINGHAM

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GREETINGS gilt embossed below grey/black inset of 2 ducklings
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GREETINGS gilt embossed below grey/black inset of 2 ducklings
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single fold, lightly serrated edges
inside right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU WITH LOVING GREETING with verse below: A MOST DELIGHTFUL CHRISTMAS DAY .... WITH GIFT'S OF LOVE'S BESTOWING

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HEARTIE GREETINGS embossed in white (H illuminated), stylised flowers, sage card stock
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HEARTIE GREETINGS embossed in white (H illuminated), stylised flowers, sage card stock
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, embossed
inner sheet front: WITH BEST WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND MERRY CHRISTMAS with verse above: THE WARM REGARD OF CONSTANT HEARTS ...
inner sheet inside right: inset image of woman in old style dress signed E. PYNE

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IT IS IN THE GENIAL SEASON OF GOODWILL ... deco daisies above & columbine flowers below gilt inscription
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IT IS IN THE GENIAL SEASON OF GOODWILL ... deco daisies above & columbine flowers below gilt inscription
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, scalloped edges, embossed, gilt
FULL cover inscription: IT IS IN THE GENIAL SEASON OF GOODWILL AND THOUGHT AND WISH ARE BUSY WITH YOU WELFARE
inner sheet front: personalized greeting
inner sheet, inside right: MEMORIES. WHEN LOOKING DOWN THE SHINING TRACK .... KIND GREETING, TOUCHED BY MEMORY'S GRACE, LIKE THIS, WE SEND TO YOU

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"L" monogram with filigree border gilt embossed on grey
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"L" monogram with filigree border gilt embossed on grey
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gilt embossed design & gilt card edges, single folds, cover & inner sheet (likely secured with cord, missing)
inner sheet front: "THY WEB OF LIFE IN THREADS OF GOLD BE WROUGHT WITH JOY IN EVERY FOLD"
inner sheet right: personalized greeting

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REMEMBRANCE in gilt below pansies
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REMEMBRANCE in gilt below pansies
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single fold, perforated edges, shades of grey/black
inside right: A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS with verse BLITHE CHRISTMAS-TIDE AGAIN IS HERE .... THE DAYS TO COME WHEN YULE IS FLOWN
note: Royal attribution impressed inside right

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SENT IN FREINDSHIP'S NAME in pale purple over gilt embossed stylised floral design, violets above right
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SENT IN FREINDSHIP'S NAME in pale purple over gilt embossed stylised floral design, violets above right
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single fold, gilt embossed
inside right: SEND BEST WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS

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TO GREET YOU below gilt embossed statue of woman carrying vegetables in cloth
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TO GREET YOU below gilt embossed statue of woman carrying vegetables in cloth
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, deckle edged, heavily gilt embossed, swirled green & peach card stock
inner sheet front: WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below: PURE AS THE COUNTLESS FLAKES OF SNOW BE ALL YOUR YULETIDE PLEASURE .... NO MEASURE
inner sheet right: inset rural scene

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