SET: Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, no Royal attribution, Produced in England, Christmas & New Year, Oversize

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Tuck information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
logo beside PRODUCED IN ENGLAND BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD

Items in Set

A ROYAL GREETING opt. in gilt -- WILLIAM AND MARY ACCEPTING THE CROWN OF ENGLAND (from inside)
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A ROYAL GREETING opt. in gilt -- WILLIAM AND MARY ACCEPTING THE CROWN OF ENGLAND (from inside)
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured with cord or ribbon, plate marked style
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN
below: WILLIAM AND MARY ACCEPTING THE CROWN OF ENGLAND ... ON FEBRUARY 13, 1689 ...
inner sheet right, top: ALL WHO JOY WOULD WIN MUST SHARE IT -- HAPPINESS WAS BORN A TWIN -- BYRON
below: CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR -- FROM

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A WORLD OF CONFIDENCE .... inset sepia masted ship, wood cut style
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A WORLD OF CONFIDENCE .... inset sepia masted ship, wood cut style
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single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon
full front quotation: A WORLD OF CONFIDENCE, DAY AFTER DAY, AND TRUST AND HOPE
inner sheet front: CHRISTMAS WHY THE VERY MENTION OF IT SETS OUR HEARTS AGLOW .... HAPPINESS AND WELFARE

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KING EDGAR ROWED BY EIGHT VASSAL KINGS
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KING EDGAR ROWED BY EIGHT VASSAL KINGS
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured with cord or ribbon
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF HIS MAJESTY THE KING
below: KING EDGAR ON THE RIVER DEE ...
inner sheet right, top: FORTUNE AND VICTORY SIT AT THE HELM
below: CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT NEW YEAR -- FROM

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no front title, SOME SEA OFFICERS OF THE GREAT WAR (title from inner sheet)
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no front title, SOME SEA OFFICERS OF THE GREAT WAR (title from inner sheet)
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inner sheet left: description of painting
inner sheet right: REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR -- FROM -- CHRISTMAS 1937

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THE FIRST MEETING OF THE PRINCE OF ORANGE AND PRINCESS MARY -- THE QUEEN'S CARD
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THE FIRST MEETING OF THE PRINCE OF ORANGE AND PRINCESS MARY -- THE QUEEN'S CARD
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single folds, cover & inner sheet secured with cord or ribbon, plate-marked style
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN
below: THE FIRST MEETING OF WILLIAM PRINCE OF ORANGE AND PRINCESS MARY ....
inner sheet right, top: NO SOONER MET BUT THEY LOOKED; NO SOONER LOOKED, BUT THEY LOVED -- SHAKESPEARE
below: WITH BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR -- FROM

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THE MEETING OF RICHARD COEUR DE LION WITH SALADIN -- THE KING'S CARD
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THE MEETING OF RICHARD COEUR DE LION WITH SALADIN -- THE KING'S CARD
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plate-marked style
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF HIS MAJESTY THE KING
below: THE MEETING OF RICHARD COEUR DE LION WITH SALADIN AND QUEEN BERENGARIA WITH SALADIN ON WHAT WAS "THE DIAMOND OF THE DESERT." ...
inner sheet right, top: SALUTATION, AND GREETING TO YOU-- SHAKESPEARE
below: CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR -- FROM

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WAITING ROOM AT THE ADMIRALTY roomfull of people in oldstyle dress
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WAITING ROOM AT THE ADMIRALTY roomfull of people in oldstyle dress
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside left: THE WAITING ROOM AT THE ADMIRALTY 1820. DRAWN BY GEORGE CRUIKSHANK FROM A SKETCH BY CAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT C.B., R.N., THE NOVELIST.
THIS DRAWING IS ONE OF A SET, PUBLISHED IN 1820, ENTITLED"THE PROGRESS OF A MIDSHIPMAN, EXEMPLIFIED IN THE CAREER OF MASTER BLOCKHEAD"--see scan for more
right top: ADMIRALTY WHITEHALL crest
below: REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM
date: CHRISTMAS 1936

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