SET: Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Christmas & New Year, Oversize

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Tuck information & Royal attribution, impressed, not printed, on back of cards
logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD , PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT

Items in Set

BEST WISHES in gilt below waterfall inset
IMPRESSED KGV
BEST WISHES in gilt below waterfall inset
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, gilt embossed title, shades of grey/black with some hand coloration, deckle edged
inner sheet left: A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM
inner sheet right: A GREETING ABOVE Xmas sheet music I GIVE YOU GREETING THIS HAPPY MORNING ...

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EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, 2 small stenciled owls & 1 larger owl with feather applique & beaded eyes
IMPRESSED KGV
EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, 2 small stenciled owls & 1 larger owl with feather applique & beaded eyes
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inner sheet right: WITH HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS with verse below THERE'S A SAYING OLD AND RUSTY (BUT AS GOOD AS ANY NEW) 'TIS, NEVER TROUBLE TROUBLE TILL TROUBLE TROUBLES YOU

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GOOD WISHES opt. in gilt below inset rural scene with many sheep, ribbon left
IMPRESSED KGV
GOOD WISHES opt. in gilt below inset rural scene with many sheep, ribbon left
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inside right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW

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no front title, men on horseback jump right, engraving
IMPRESSED KGV
no front title, men on horseback jump right, engraving
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large single sheet folded to quarters, bottom deckle edged, shades of grey/black
inside right: WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR -- FROM

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no front title, silhouette of Japanese geisha holding fan, front of window pane against sun's illumination
IMPRESSED KGV
no front title, silhouette of Japanese geisha holding fan, front of window pane against sun's illumination
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon
ribbon missing
inner sheet right: WITH HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
verse below: THERE'S A SAYING OLD AND RUSTY ... TILL TROUBLE TROUBLES YOU

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SOUHAITS SINCERES woman in white dress & green hat, man in blue & red uniform with tall red hat
IMPRESSED KGV
SOUHAITS SINCERES woman in white dress & green hat, man in blue & red uniform with tall red hat
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impressed bottom centre: IMPORTE D'ANGLETERRE
single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, plate-marked style
inner sheet right LES MEILLEURS VOEUX POUR UN JOYEUX NOEL ET LE JOUR DE L'AN

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THE GLEANERS three women work in farm field
IMPRESSED KGV
THE GLEANERS three women work in farm field
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured with ribbon
inner sheet right: LOOK NOT OUT FOR THINGS REMOTE ... FIRST SOW THE LAND
below: WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR WITH HOPE AND GLADNESS
same image comes as Tuck postcard in many sets 104, 2628, 4598, 5307, 5779, 5884, 9122
date used: 1920

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THE KING'S CARD -- THE PRINCE OF WALES RECEIVING PRINCESS MARY ...
IMPRESSED KGV
THE KING'S CARD -- THE PRINCE OF WALES RECEIVING PRINCESS MARY ...
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single sheet folded to quarters, decorative cord left, deckle edged
front title continued: AT THE CORONATION IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY
inside left: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION. THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF HIS MAJESTY THE KING.
below: AT THE CORONATION OF HIS MAJESTY KING GEORGE V ....
inside right: HEALTH, AND FAIR TIME OF DAY, JOY AND GOOD WISHES. SHAKESPEARE
below: CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR -- FROM

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THE SISTERS 2 women in old style dress, one front with fabric applique skirt
IMPRESSED KGV
THE SISTERS 2 women in old style dress, one front with fabric applique skirt
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside right:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
image & title used on Postcard 3803, EARLY VICTORIAN, SERIES II

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WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in red below stagecoach riding left with 4 horses
IMPRESSED KGV
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in red below stagecoach riding left with 4 horses
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inner sheet right: THE SEASON'S GREETINGS WITH THE EARNEST WISH THAT THE NEW YEAR MAY FULFIL YOUR BRIGHTEST HOPES or
HERE'S AN OLD FASHIONED WISH IN AN OLD FASHIONED WAY -- GOOD CHEER TO YOU AND YOURS THIS CHRISTMAS DAY
note: spelling error in card

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