SET: Greeting, THE QUEEN, (Queen Victoria), Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, Oversize

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logo over TRADE MARK -- BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA, with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

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BEST WISHES in gilt above perforated holly & mistletoe design in brown on front & over window
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BEST WISHES in  gilt above perforated holly & mistletoe design in brown on front & over window
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die-cut thick card, embossed , window opens showing sheets secured with ribbon
inside centre, first sheet:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS ...FROM
second sheet:- REMEMBRANCE BIDS ME SEND TO YOU BOTH KINDLY WISH AND GREETING TRUE, A SIMPLE TOKEN JUST TO SAY A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS DAY
back of second sheet gives Tuck information

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BEST WISHES in gilt below pink & white dianthus, marginal leaf design
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BEST WISHES in gilt below pink & white dianthus, marginal leaf design
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:- FOR YOU EACH EVENING HAVE ITS SHINING STAR AND EVERY DAY ITS SUN
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR from

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BEST WISHES( W illuminated) below right, blue forget-me-nots upper left & around with rope design
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BEST WISHES( W illuminated) below right, blue forget-me-nots upper left & around with rope design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold 2 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:- "GOOD FORTUNE GUIDE THEE"
below:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY AND PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR....FROM

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BRIGHT WISHES on pink Japanese lantern central to complex perforated design of pink wild roses & lanterns
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BRIGHT WISHES on pink Japanese lantern central to complex perforated design of pink wild roses & lanterns
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded to give left & right flaps, irregular edges, embossed
inside first right top :- PAST AND PRESENT WOUND TO ONE DO MAKE A GARLAND FOR THE HEART
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM
second:-CHRISTMAS JOYS TO THEE AND THINE IS THE WISH I SEND THEE MAY THE NEW YEAR BRIGHTER SHINE, KINDLIER HOPES BEFRIEND THEE; AS THE SEASONS INTERTWINE, HEALTH, GOOD LUCK, ATTEND THEE

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GOOD WISHES in gilt on stylised white leaf, lilies-of-the-valley & ivy left, perforated, embossed
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GOOD WISHES in gilt on stylised white leaf, lilies-of-the-valley  & ivy left, perforated, embossed
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die-cut three sheets ribbon & stuck together with front cut & folded to show greeting inside
inside right first :-LOVING GREETINGS
second:- TO-DAY SWEETHEART I SEND YOU THIS, WITH FONDEST WISHES AND A KISS - TO BE THE TOKEN AND THE SIGN, THAT I'M YOUR LOVING VALENTINE.
used in 1899

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GOOD WISHES in gilt on white background over apple blossom, triangular card
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GOOD WISHES in gilt on white background over apple blossom, triangular card
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges, embossed, ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:-FAIR SPRING-TIME GIVES THE LEAVES THEIR BIRTH, GLAD SUMMER DECKS THE FIELDS WITH FLOWR'S RICH AUTUMN COMES WITH FRUITFUL WORTH...JOYS BE YOURS

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GREETINGS below rural inset, path leading away, stylised floral green designed embossed background
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GREETINGS below rural inset, path leading away, stylised floral green designed embossed background
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die-cut cover & sheet, secured by ribbon single folds to give left & right flaps, embossed , 3 irregular edges
inside first right top:- HOURS OF PERFECT GLADSOMENESS
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

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MUCH JOY AND FAVOUR TO YOU on scroll, white lilac almost surrounds, perforated
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MUCH JOY AND FAVOUR TO YOU on scroll, white lilac almost surrounds, perforated
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die-cut, single sheet,double fold to give narrow right flap, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- A NEW YEAR CARD'S A LITTLE THING SO MUCH OF LOVING WISH TO BRING, BUT STILL MY SOUVENIR YOU'LL TAKE IN KINDNESS FOR THE GIVER'S SAKE>

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no front title, pink & white dianthus, complex embossed & very perforated white design on flaps & back
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no front title, pink & white dianthus, complex embossed & very perforated white design on flaps & back
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die-cut, single sheet, double fold with flaps folded again, irregular edges
inside centre - GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS.
small birds fly

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THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE in gilt on white inset amongst blue asters & blue design
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THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE in gilt on white inset amongst blue asters & blue design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, many perforations, embossed
inside centre top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- THOUGH CHANGE MAY COME WITH PASSING YEARS - THOUGH EACH A DIFFERENT ASPECT WEARS , WE HAVE NOT CHANGED OUR OLD SWEET WAY OF KEEPING HAPPY CHRISTMAS DAY, AND FOR YOUR WELFARE, FROM MY HEART A HOST OF KINDLY WISHES START

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THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE in gilt on white inset amongst purple asters & design
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THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE in gilt on white inset amongst purple asters & design
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die-cut cover & single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside right top:- ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- THOUGH CHANGE MAY COME WITH PASSING YEARS - THOUGH EACH A DIFFERENT ASPECT WEARS, WE HAVE NOT CHANGED OUR OLD SWEET WAY OF KEEPING HAPPY CHRISTMAS DAY, AND FOR YOUR WELFARE, FROM MY HEART A HOST OF KINDLY WISHES START

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VALENTINE in gilt on small front flap, pink carnations left & in complex perforated design on back flap
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VALENTINE in gilt on small front flap, pink carnations left & in complex perforated design on back flap
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die-cut cover & single sheet, single folds to give much reduced left & large right flaps, embossed
inside first right - WITH LOVE AND BEST WISHES
second right:- TAKE MY HEART SWEET VALENTINE, AND PROMISE TO BE TRUE THEN COME WHAT MAY I'LL BE FOR AYE A LOVER FOND TO YOU

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