SET: Greeting No Royal Attribution, (Ed. VII & G.V. period) LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL, Printed in Germany, Valentine & Love, Oversize

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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; BERLIN; NEW YORK & MONTREAL PRINTED IN GERMANY
dating note: The Raphael Tuck Montreal office only existed between 1907 & 1915, thereby dating the cards as King Edward the VII and early King George V

Items in Set

ST. VALENTINE'S ALBUM in gilt above, blue winged angel in gilt heart shaped inset, blue ribbon & rose-bud backgtound design
KED&KGV period
ST. VALENTINE'S ALBUM in gilt above, blue winged angel in gilt heart shaped inset, blue ribbon & rose-bud backgtound design
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oblong sheet single folded with honeycomb applique inside,
inside angels both sides, come with different robes & hair, white doves applique,red roses, red hearts, doves , cannot be scanned without serious damage
come with different angels

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SWEETS TO THE SWEET(illuminated letters) on candy box, violets around
KED&KGV period
SWEETS TO THE SWEET(illuminated letters) on candy box, violets around
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2 sheets stuck together allowing flap at top to lift showing cupid & many violets
on inside top:- WITH THE MODEST VIOLET, A MESSAGE I'LL ENTWINE, A LOVING , TENDER GREETING, TO MY OWN VALENTINE

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THOUGH YOUR EYES ARE DEMURE AND CAST DOWN,........pink roses around heart shaped plaque
KED&KGV period
THOUGH YOUR EYES ARE DEMURE AND CAST DOWN,........pink roses around heart shaped plaque
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first verse from front:-THOUGH YOUR EYES ARE DEMURE AND CAST DOWN, YOU COULD NEVER ASSEMBLE A FROWN; SUCH A PINK OF PERFECTION, WOULD BANISH DEJECTION, - BRIGHTEST GEM IN LOVE'S RADIANT CROWN! O GIVE ME A PLACE IN YOUR HEART, FROM WHICH I CAN NEVER DEPART, BE MY OWN VALENTINE, AS I WILL BE THINE, -TO-DAY IS THE BEST TIME TO START......pink roses around heart shaped plaque
second verse inside:--SHE IS ALL PERFECTION ALL THAT THE BLOOMONG EART CAN SEND FORTH FAIR."
inside back:- TO MY VALENTINE under head & shoulders of pretty brunette with pink rose
die-cut sheet triple folded with greeting on plaque across both flaps
image used on postcards in sets 204 & 2916

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TO MY VALENTINE, large red rose on flap & bud, pushes up & down, covers angel, gilt margins
KED&KGV period
TO MY VALENTINE, large red rose on flap & bud,  pushes up & down, covers angel, gilt margins
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2 sheets stuck together allowing movable rose
back:- 0, BE MY ROSEBUD, VALENTINE, AND BLOSSOM IN THIS HEART OF MINE

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WITH MELTING EYES OF DEEPEST BLUE,........yellow roses on & around heart shaped plaque
KED&KGV period
WITH MELTING EYES OF DEEPEST BLUE,........yellow roses on & around heart shaped plaque
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first verse from front:-WITH MELTING EYES OF DEEPEST BLUE, AND WAVY LOCKS OF GOLDEN HUE, AND ALL THAT'S TENDER, SWEET AND TRUE, HOW CAN I HELP BUT LOVE THEE....VALENTINE....ABOVE ME.
second verse inside:--"E'EN AS A LOVELY FLOWER SO FAIE, SO PURE THOU ART"
inside back:- TO MY VALENTINE under head & shoulders of pretty brunette with yellow rose
die-cut sheet triple folded with greeting on plaque across both flaps
image used on postcards in sets 204 & 2916

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WITH MELTING EYES....yellow roses around heart shaped plaque
KED&KGV period
WITH MELTING EYES....yellow roses around heart shaped plaque
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first verse from front:-WITH MELTING EYES OF DEEPEST BLUE, AND WAVY LOCKS OF GOLDEN HUE, AND ALL THAT'S TENDER, SWEET AND TRUE, HOW CAN I HELP BUT LOVE THEE! IF YOU'D EXCHANGE YOUR HEART FOR MINE, AND BE MY OWN DEAR VALENTINE, THE SUN FOR ME WOULD ALWAYS SHINE,AND ALL BE BRIGHT ABOVE ME.
second verse inside:--"E'EN AS A LOVELY FLOWER SO FAIR, SO PURE THOU ART"
inside back:- TO MY VALENTINE under head & shoulders of pretty girl with yellow rose
die-cut sheet triple folded with greeting on plaque across both flaps
image used on postcards in sets 204 & 2916

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YOUR AIR OF DIGNITY AND GRACE,........pink roses around heart shaped plaque
KED&KGV period
YOUR AIR OF DIGNITY AND GRACE,........pink roses around heart shaped plaque
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first verse from front:-YOUR AIR OF DIGNITY AND GRACE, THE CLASSIC CONT0UR OF YOUR FACE, YOUR SHINING BRAIDS OF RAVEN HAIR, THE CRIMSON ROSES WHICH YOU WEAR, ALL MARK YOU FOR A QUEEN. SINCE YOU ARE QUEEN OF MY POOR HEART, PRAY GIVE OF YOURS A LITTLE PART THAT YOU MAY REIGN SUPREME IN LOVE, ENDOWED WITH WISDOM FROM ABOVE THE PROUDEST SOVEREIGN EVER SEEN.
second verse inside:--"MY LOVED IS FAIR OF FACE, FULL OF GOODNESS AND OF GRACE"
inside back:- TO MY VALENTINE under head & shoulders of pretty brunette with pink rose
die-cut sheet triple folded with greeting on plaque across both flaps
image used on postcards in sets 204 & 2916

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