SET: Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, illuminated letters

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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK; with or w/o MONTREAL -- with or w/o TORONTO - DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR (illuminated) below DAILY, HOURLY BLESSINGS LIGHT UPON YOU, small rural scene below
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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR (illuminated) below DAILY, HOURLY BLESSINGS LIGHT UPON YOU, small rural scene below
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folded, embossed
inside second right:-OH! YES! A MERRY CHRISTMAS WITH BLITHEST SONG AND SMILE BRIGHT WITH THE THOUGHT OF HIM, WHO DWELT ON EARTH A LITTLE WHILE, THAT WE MIGHT DWELL FOR EVER WHERE NEVER FALLS A TEAR: SO A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU AND A HAPPY HAPPY YEAR

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ALL WHO JOY WOULD WIN MUST SHARE IT - HAPPINESS WAS BORN A TWIN on plaque
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ALL WHO JOY WOULD WIN MUST SHARE IT - HAPPINESS WAS BORN A TWIN on plaque
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, embossed
inside right:-THOUGHT AND WISH ARE BUSY WITH YOUR WELFARE, AND I TRUST THIS CHRISTMAS WILL PROVE BRIGHT AND HAPPY, AND THAT EVERY DAY IN THE COMING YEAR WILL FIND YOU IN THE BEST OF HEALTH, WITH FRIENDS EVER TRUE BESIDE YOU

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BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR (illuminated) above & below small rural inset
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BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR (illuminated) above & below small rural inset
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folded, embossed
inside first left:-"WITH MY GREETING MY BEST WISHES GO - MAY YULE ITS CHOICEST GIFTS ON YOU BESTOW" FROM
right:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS DAY, MAY ALL ITS PUREST JOYS YOUR LOT BEFALL, KIND FACES BRIGHTEN ALL THE DAY, KIND VOICES GLADDEN YOU AND MAY THE MERRY SEASON THAT IS HERE BE FOLLOWED BY A HAPPY YEAR

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS (C& G illuminated in gilt) on faux parchment
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS (C& G illuminated in gilt) on faux parchment
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single sheet folded twice, printed seal below
inside verse: CHRISTMAS WHY THE VERY MENTION OF IT SETS OUR HEARTS AGLOW AND RECALLS TO MIND MANY A HAPPY HOUR....HAPPINESS AND WELFARE...

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS(C G illuminated) I WISH YOU WELL AND HAPPY on scroll with red seal above windmill
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS(C G illuminated) I WISH YOU WELL AND HAPPY on scroll  with red seal above windmill
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside left:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM
right:-WHO CAN BE INSENSIBLE TO THE OUTPOURINGS OF GOOD FEELING WHICH ABOUND AT THIS SEASON OF THE YEAR? THERE SEEMS A MAGIC IN THE VERY NAME OF CHRISTMAS

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CHRISTMAS, verse above shawowy house & tree, printed green ribbon & red seal left
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CHRISTMAS, verse above shawowy house & tree, printed green ribbon & red seal left
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verse from front:-I SHOULD LIKE YOU IN ALL THINGS TO BE HAPPY
oblong single sheet, single fold, pale yellow margins
inside left:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
right:-CHRISTMAS IS NOT ONLY THE MILE - MARK OF ANOTHER YEAR IT IS A SEASON FROM ALL ITS ASSOCIATIONS WHETHER DOMESTIC OF RELIGIOUS, SUGGESTING THOUGHTS OF JOY....CHRISTMAS

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GLORY TO GOD IN THE HIGHEST AND ON EARTH PEACE... (G's illuminated) adoration inset at top
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GLORY TO GOD IN THE HIGHEST AND ON EARTH PEACE...  (G's illuminated) adoration inset at top
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oblong single sheet, folded once, embossed, pale brown background
front verse cont'd: WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-IN THE HEAVENLY COUNTRY BRIGHT NEED THEY NO CREATED LIGHT, THOU ITS LIGHT, ITS JOY, ITS CROWN, THOU TIS SUN, WHICH GOES NOT DOWN; THERE FOR EVER MAY WE SING ALLELUIAS TO OUR KING.

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MANY PLEASURES CHRISTMAS BRINGS (M illuminated) over verse, pink roses above & below
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MANY PLEASURES CHRISTMAS BRINGS (M illuminated) over verse, pink roses above & below
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verse from front:- ON ITS WIDE AND GLOWING WINGS MAY THE BRIGHTEST OF THEM ALL ON YOUR PATH THIS SEASON FALL
oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded, embossed
inside left:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
right :-THE PUREST JOYS YOUR HEART FULFIL LIKE SCENTS THE SUMMER SUNS DISTIL, FROM FRAGRANT SUMMER FLOWERS...FUTURE'S HOURS.

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MAY TIME SHAPE HAPPY DAYS FOR YOU (illuminated) in blue design, clock below
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MAY TIME SHAPE HAPPY DAYS FOR YOU (illuminated) in blue design, clock below
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oblong thin celluloid cover & single sheet, single folds, embossed
inside first right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FROM
second:- I CANNOT FIND A NEWER WAY IN WHICH MY GREETING TO CONVEY, AND PROVE THAT I REMEMBER - SO ONCE AGAIN I WEAVE MY RHYME OF WISHES FOR THIS DEAR OLD TIME THAT FALLS IN CHILL DECEMBER

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SEASON OF CHEER (illuminated) with gilt pig atop green seal on top flap, GOOD HEALTH AND GOOD FORTUNE below
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SEASON OF CHEER (illuminated) with gilt pig atop green seal on top flap, GOOD HEALTH AND GOOD FORTUNE below
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oblong single sheet double folded to top & back, embossed
under top flap: HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR.on book cover
inside right: CHRISTMAS! WHY THE VERY MENTION OF IT SETS OUR HEARTS AGLOW, AND RECALLS TO MIND MANY A HAPPY HOUR SPENT IN COMPANY WITH FRIENDS BOTH OLD AND NEW....HAPPINESS AND WELFARE

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WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR (illuminated) book above with verse
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WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR (illuminated) book above with verse
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oblong cover & single sheet , single fold, embossed, top flap used to seal greeting like envelope
W/A/H/C/B/N/Y illuminated
verse on book:- OVER A PATHWAY BRIGHT WITH HAPPINESS - MAY IT BE YOURS TO JOURNEY
inside blank

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WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR (illuminated) among styised holly over rural church in winter
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WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR (illuminated) among styised holly over rural church in winter
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside left:- "MERRY CHRISTMAS AND ITS JOYS, AGAIN HAVE BROUGHT MY WARM GOOD WISHES
IN THEIR TRAIN"
right:- CHRISTMAS, THE MERRY AND KINDLY, IS DAWNING AGAIN ON THE EARTH, HOW CHEERY AND SWEET ARE ITS PLEASURES....YOUR HEARTH

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