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

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

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A JOURNEY FAIR O'ER GOLDEN SANDS OF TIME, camel ridersl in desert Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
CHRISTMAS! HAPPY CHRISTMAS! 4 birds of happiness, English robins perched in snowy holly, verse Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
EAST -WEST-HOME'S BEST black kitten sits facing front before pot cooking over blazing fire Yes 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 KED&KGV in the style of Louis Wain 3
FAIR SHALL BE ALL YOUR DAYS harvest scene, horsedrawn losded with sheaves, poppies below Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
FOR CHRISTMAS IS A HAPPY TIME! 3 birds of happiness, English robins perched on holly in front of snowy cabin Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
GOLDEN GLOW THE SKY ON LIFE'S HIGHWAY rural inset of couple walking down pathway Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
GOLDEN SUNLIGHT STREAM UPON YOUR WAY camel rider in desert, building and women in background Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
GREETINGS waves crash on cliffside, seagulls in flight Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
HEAPS OF GOOD LUCK two cats look at each other in between large fan Yes 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 KED&KGV in the style of Louis Wain 3
HEARTY GOOD WISHES fox hunt running through large horseshoe Yes 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 KED&KGV 4
LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES men riding camels past building Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
LIFE'S FIELD BRING EVER HARVEST RICH AND GOLDEN man and two horses harrowing, wheat stooked above, verse on cover Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
LOVE AND BEST WISHES black kitten sits on rose Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
MAY ALL THINGS GLAD AND BRIGHT UNITE TO MAKE YOU HAPPY three cats, one in basket Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
MAY ALL YOUR WAYS BE PLEASANT WAYS inset of yellow and pink roses Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
SUNNY DAYS front of house with large garden, verse on cover Yes 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. KED&KGV 3
TIME AND TIDE BRING ONLY HAPPY DAYS seagulls swimming above crashing waves Yes 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! KED&KGV 3
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 Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
TIME LEAD YOU BY ALL PLEASANT WAYS floral garden scene Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
TO GIVE YOU WELCOME AND TO WISH YOU WELL 2 sheep dogs wait on hillside, above stylized heather Yes 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 KED&KGV style of N.Drummond 3
TO WISH YOU A WARM HEART AND A GLOWING HEARTH verse 3 cats in front of blazing fire Yes 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 KED&KGV B. Cobbe (other editions signed) 3
UNTO IS BORN THIS DAY A SAVIOR WHICH IS CHRIST THE LORD nativity scene Yes 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 KED&KGV 3
WITH LOVE AND GOOD WISHES kitten & puppy snuggle beside jug of flowers on pavement Yes 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 KED&KGV 3