SET: Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) no place of manufacture, Christmas & New Year, small cards

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Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN , COPYRIGHT LONDON

Items in Set

A JOURNEY FAIR O'ER GOLDEN SANDS OF TIME, camel ridersl in desert
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A JOURNEY FAIR O'ER GOLDEN SANDS OF TIME,  camel ridersl in desert
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside top right:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-ALTHOUGH OUR WAYS MAY LIE APART, THERE IS A TIE WHICH BINDS US EVER: A FRIENDSHIP TRUE OF MIND AND HEART THAT TIME AND DISTANCE CANNOT SEVER.
Egyptian scene on back

Size
9.5 x 7.5 cm.
Categories
CHRISTMAS! HAPPY CHRISTMAS! 4 birds of happiness, English robins perched in snowy holly, verse
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CHRISTMAS! HAPPY CHRISTMAS! 4 birds of happiness, English robins perched in snowy holly, verse
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verse from front:-'TIS MERRY THOUGHTS THAT MAKE US GAY AND CHEERFUL THINGS THAT MAKE US GLAD. THAT IS WHY I SEND THIS DAY THE BRIGHTEST CARD THAT MAY BE HAD.
inside right:- CAROL MERRY ROUNDELAYS, ALL GOOD FOLKS HAVE REASON, JUST TO SING THEIR HAPPY SONGS THROUGH THIS FESTIVE SEASON; BEAT YE WITNESS, CHANTING CLEAR, YOUNG AND OLD TAKE PART, "PEACE IN EVERY HOME TO-DAY JOY IN EVERY HEART"
back:-spray of holly

Author
ADELA WILKINS
Size
7.6 x 10 cm.
Categories
EAST -WEST-HOME'S BEST black kitten sits facing front before pot cooking over blazing fire
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EAST -WEST-HOME'S BEST black kitten sits facing front before pot cooking over blazing fire
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:- kitten sitting in old shoe
right top:-WARM WISHES FOR A HAPPY SEASON
below:-TO WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMASTIDE, WITH MANY A TRUE FRIEND BY YOUR SIDE, A JOYOUS HEART AND A SUNLIT WAY AND THE BEST OF LUCK THIS CHRISTMAS DAY
back:- small winter rural scene

Artist
in the style of Louis Wain
Size
9.00 x 6.5 cm.
Categories
FAIR SHALL BE ALL YOUR DAYS harvest scene, horsedrawn losded with sheaves, poppies below
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FAIR SHALL BE ALL YOUR DAYS harvest scene, horsedrawn losded with sheaves, poppies below
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside right top:- GREETINGS FOR THE COMING YEAR
below:-MAY THE NEW YEAR THAT'S BORN TO-DAY DAWN CLEAR AND BRIGHT FOR YOU, AND MAY YOU ON ITS PAGES WRITE A RECORD FAIR ALL THROUGH.
on back:-small foxgloves

Size
6.5 x 8.8 cm.
Categories
FOR CHRISTMAS IS A HAPPY TIME! 3 birds of happiness, English robins perched on holly in front of snowy cabin
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FOR CHRISTMAS IS A HAPPY TIME! 3 birds of happiness, English robins perched on holly in front of snowy cabin
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside left:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
inside right top:- TO SPEED YOU A GREETINGS
bottom:- SWARMS OF SMILING WISHES, LOTS AND LOTS OF LUCK, CROWDS OF CHRISTMAS DISHES TONS AND TONS OF TUCK! YULETIDE HAPPINESS GALORE - SMILING WISHES EVERMORE

Size
7.6 x 10 cm.
Categories
GOLDEN GLOW THE SKY ON LIFE'S HIGHWAY rural inset of couple walking down pathway
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GOLDEN GLOW THE SKY ON LIFE'S HIGHWAY rural inset of couple walking down pathway
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
bottom:- MAY SUNSHINE GILD THE CLOSING YEAR AND BRIGHTEN EACH SUCCEEDING DAY, MAY HAPPINESS LIKE MUSIC CHEER AND GLADDEN ALL YOUR FUTURE WAY
on back:- flowers

Size
9 x 6.7 cm.
Categories
GOLDEN SUNLIGHT STREAM UPON YOUR WAY camel rider in desert, building and women in background
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GOLDEN SUNLIGHT STREAM UPON YOUR WAY camel rider in desert, building and women in background
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
inside right:- SWEET CHRISTMASTIDE RETURNS ONCE MORE! MAY ALL ITS JOYS BE THINE AND MEMORY FROM HER TREASURE-STORE WITH HAPPY THOUGHTS ENTWINE.
Egyptian scene on back

Author
HELEN STEWART
Size
7.6 x 10.2 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS waves crash on cliffside, seagulls in flight
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GREETINGS waves crash on cliffside, seagulls in flight
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW
bottom:- WE MISS THE HAND-CLASP, WARM AND STRONG. WE USED TO KNOW SO WELL: THE JOYOUS LOOKS, THE HEARTY WORDS. FAR MORE THAN WE CAN TELL. BUT ONCE A YEAR WE HAVE AGAIN, THE LONG-LOST HAPPY TIMES, FOR MEMORY RESTORES THEM ALL AT SOUND OF CHRISTMAS CHIMES

Author
A.M. STEVENS
Size
8.2 x 10.8 cm.
Categories
HEAPS OF GOOD LUCK two cats look at each other in between large fan
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HEAPS OF GOOD LUCK two cats look at each other in between large fan
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-rabbits holding postcards
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
bottom:- A CHRISTMAS OF LAUGHTER AND FUN. WITH PLENTY FOR EVERYONE, WITH LOTS OF JOLLITY AND GOOD CHEER AND EVERY GOOD LUCK WITH THE COMING YEAR
on back:- two cats in front of vase

Artist
in the style of Louis Wain
Size
7.3 x 9.6 cm.
Categories
HEARTY GOOD WISHES fox hunt running through large horseshoe
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HEARTY GOOD WISHES fox hunt running through large horseshoe
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:- GOOD LUCK
inside right top:- THIS MIRTHFUL TIME BE RICH IN ALL DELIGHTS, AND CONSTANT SMILES OF FORTUNE
bottom:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM
on back:- small heathers

Size
7.6 x 10.3 cm.
Categories
LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES men riding camels past building
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LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES men riding camels past building
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside right top:- AN EYE TO SEE THE SUNNY SIDE OF EVERY CHANCE AND CHANGE THAT TIME MAY BRING
bottom:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Size
8.3 x 10.7cm.
Categories
LIFE'S FIELD BRING EVER HARVEST RICH AND GOLDEN man and two horses harrowing, wheat stooked above, verse on cover
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LIFE'S FIELD BRING EVER HARVEST RICH AND GOLDEN man and two horses harrowing, wheat stooked above, verse on cover
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
verse on cover:- JOY LOOKS IN TODAY AND SAYS PLEASE FIND A SHEAF OF WISHES MADE FOR YOU TIED UP WITH HAPPY GREETINGS TRUE AND KIND
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- THE JOYS THAT NEVER CAN GROW OLD, THE BLESSINGS RICH AND DEEP, I WISH YOU THESE THIS CHRISTMAS MORN, THE DAY WE LOVE TO KEEP. THE FRIENDS THAT ARE BOTH TRUE AND STRONG AND CHANGE NOT WITH THE YEARS, I WISH YOU THESE UPON LIFE'S WAY WITH ALL THAT HELPS AND CHEERS

Author
A.G. FISHER
Size
8.1 x 10.7 cm.
Categories
LOVE AND BEST WISHES black kitten sits on rose
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LOVE AND BEST WISHES black kitten sits on rose
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-rabbits holding postcards
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
bottom:- A CHRISTMAS OF LAUGHTER AND FUN. WITH PLENTY FOR EVERYONE, WITH LOTS OF JOLLITY AND GOOD CHEER AND EVERY GOOD LUCK WITH THE COMING YEAR
on back:- five kittens heads

Size
7.4 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
MAY ALL THINGS GLAD AND BRIGHT UNITE TO MAKE YOU HAPPY three cats, one in basket
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MAY ALL THINGS GLAD AND BRIGHT UNITE TO MAKE YOU HAPPY three cats, one in basket
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside right:- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS
bottom:- THIS CARD I SEND, MY LITTLE FRIEND, TO WISH YOU, DEAR, ALL CHRISTMAS CHEER; MAY YOU BE GAY THIS JOYFUL DAY, AND GOOD AND HAPPY ALL THE YEAR

Author
E.W. LARIVEI
Size
10.1 x 7.5 cm.
Categories
MAY ALL YOUR WAYS BE PLEASANT WAYS inset of yellow and pink roses
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MAY ALL YOUR WAYS BE PLEASANT WAYS inset of yellow and pink roses
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS
bottom:- 'TIS MERRY THINGS THAT MAKE US GAY, AND CHEERFUL THINGS THAT MAKE US GLAD - THAT'S WHY I SEND THIS CHRISTMAS DAY THE BRIGHTEST CARD THAT CAN BE HAD

Size
9.5 x 7.3 cm.
Categories
SUNNY DAYS front of house with large garden, verse on cover
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SUNNY DAYS front of house with large garden, verse on cover
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
verse on cover:- TO WISH YOU HAPPINESS, HEALTH AND PLEASURE ALL OF THE BEST, AND IN FULLEST MEASURE, AND MAY THE PATH THAT BEFORE YOU LIES BE BRIGHT AS THE BLUE OF HEAVENS OWN SKIES
inside right top:- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS TO YOU
bottom:- THIS IS THE GLADDEST DAY OF ALL THE YEAR! AND DO I HAIL YOU, FROM MY HEART OF HEARTS, THE BEST OF ALL LIFE'S JOYS BE YOURS TO CHEER THE NEW YEAR'S JOURNEY WHEN THE OLD DEPARTS. THE "TIDINGS OF GREAT JOY", JUST AS OF OLD, RING OUT, TO BRING FROM EVERY CARE RELEASE: WHILE ROUND THE EARTH THE ANGELS SOFTLY FOLD THE SNOW-WHITE PINIONS OF A WORLD-WIDE PEACE.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10.1 x 7.6 cm.
Categories
TIME AND TIDE BRING ONLY HAPPY DAYS seagulls swimming above crashing waves
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TIME AND TIDE BRING ONLY HAPPY DAYS seagulls swimming above crashing waves
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS
bottom:- "A MERRY CHRISTMAS!" AYE, I LOVE THE WORDS, IN NO QUAINT FANCIES NEED THEY TO BE DRESSED, AND SO AGAIN BY WARMS AFFECTION STIRR'D I SAY TO YOU THE WORDS I LOVE THE BEST!

Size
9.5 x 7.3 cm.
Categories
TIME BE GOOD AND KIND TO YOU, AND LEAD YOU BY ALL PLEASANT WAYS TO THE FAIR LAND OF HAPPY DAYS woman and child walking down path
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TIME BE GOOD AND KIND TO YOU, AND LEAD YOU BY ALL PLEASANT WAYS TO THE FAIR LAND OF HAPPY DAYS woman and child walking down path
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
bottom:- 'TIS AND OLDEN MESSAGE OFTEN TOLD, BUT TELL IT AGAIN WITH HEART SINCERE, LET IT BE WRITTEN IN WORDS OF GOLD: A MERRY CHRISTMAS, A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

Size
6.6 x 8.8 cm.
Categories
TIME LEAD YOU BY ALL PLEASANT WAYS floral garden scene
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TIME LEAD YOU BY ALL PLEASANT WAYS floral garden scene
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
bottom:- OF ALL GOOD THINGS THAT COME TO ME BENEATH THE SKIES OF BLUE, THE SWEETEST JOY I KNOW, WILL BE, TO GIVE THE BEST TO YOU
on back:- bird and flower

Size
6.7 x 8.9 cm.
Categories
TO GIVE YOU WELCOME AND TO WISH YOU WELL 2 sheep dogs wait on hillside, above stylized heather
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TO GIVE YOU WELCOME AND TO WISH YOU WELL 2 sheep dogs wait on hillside, above stylized heather
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:-SEASON'S GREETING
below:-RIGHT HEARTILY I GREET YOU NOW CHRISTMASTIDE IS HERE, AND WISH YOU WELL AND HAPPY THOUT THE COMING YEAR.
small watery rural inset on back & inside left

Artist
style of N.Drummond
Size
6.6 x 8.7cm.
Categories
TO WISH YOU A WARM HEART AND A GLOWING HEARTH verse 3 cats in front of blazing fire
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TO WISH YOU A WARM HEART AND A GLOWING HEARTH verse 3 cats in front of blazing fire
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verse from front:- TO WISH YOU A WARM HEART AND A GLOWING HEARTH THROUGHOUT THIS MERRY SEASON AND TO SAY THERE IS ALWAYS ROOM FOR YOU IN OUR COSY CORNER
oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:- WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS CHRISTMAS
bottom:- NOW THE MERRY SEASON'S HERE WITH ITS GAY FRIVOLITY MAY YOU HAVE YOUR SHARE OF CHEER, LOTS OF FUN AND JOLLITY
on back:- snowy winter scene

Artist
B. Cobbe (other editions signed)
Author
HELEN STEWART
Size
7.6 x 10.1 cm.
Categories
UNTO IS BORN THIS DAY A SAVIOR WHICH IS CHRIST THE LORD nativity scene
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UNTO IS BORN THIS DAY A SAVIOR WHICH IS CHRIST THE LORD nativity scene
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oblong single sheet, single fold, insert secured by string
inside right top:- A PEACEFUL HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
bottom:- A STABLE SERVES HIM FOR A DWELLING AND FOR A BED A MANGER MEAN; YET O'ER HIS HEAD HIS ADVENT TELLING, A NEW AND WONDROUS STAR IS SEEN. ANGELS REHEARSE TO MEN THE STORY, THE JOYFUL STORY OF HIS BIRTH; TO HIM THEY RAISE THE ANTHEM - "GLORY TO GOD ON HIGH, AND PEACE ON EARTH!"
on back:- bells and holly

Author
ST. LUKE 2.11.
Size
7.6 x 10.1 cm.
Categories
WITH LOVE AND GOOD WISHES kitten & puppy snuggle beside jug of flowers on pavement
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WITH LOVE AND GOOD WISHES kitten & puppy snuggle beside jug of flowers on pavement
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oblong cover & single sheet, single folds, insert secured by string
inside right top:- EVER BRIGHT AND CHEERY
below:- BRIGHT AND CHEERY BE THE CHRISTMAS SEASON THAT IS DAWNNG FOR YOU ON THIS DAY, ON YOUR HAPPINESS NO SHADOW RESTING ALL LIFE'S CARES KEEP VERY FAR AWAY, ....NEW YEAR'S WAY
back:- kitten in basket

Author
A. TALBOYS
Size
10 x 7 cm.
Categories