SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Daffodils

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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN or BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PLATES IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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GLAD GREETINGS on right flap, two narcissi on heavily perforated left flap with thin sliver of moon, (A)
QV RAFOLITH
GLAD GREETINGS on right flap, two narcissi on heavily perforated left flap with thin sliver of moon, (A)
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, coarsely serrated edges
inside centre:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside centre below:-A CHRISTMAS BLEST WITH ALL THE BEST THAT CAN BEFALL -- AND MAY LIFE'S CURRENT FLOW IN CHANNELS FAIR, AROUND YOU AS YOU GO -- AND EVERY YEAR A BRIGHTER ASPECT WEAR.
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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GLAD GREETINGS on right flap, two narcissi on heavily perforated left flap with thin sliver of moon, (B)
QV RAFOLITH
GLAD GREETINGS on right flap, two narcissi on heavily perforated left flap with thin sliver of moon,  (B)
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, coarsely serrated edges
inside centre:- HEARTY WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside centre below:-JUST AS OF OLD IT COMES, THE MERRY HEARTSOME DAY, LIKE SUNSHINE TO OUR HOMES, WITH HAPPY FACES GAY-- JUST AS OF OLD IT BRINGS MY CARD, ASSURING TOU OF WARM REGARD
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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GLAD GREETINGS on right flap two narcissi on heavily perforated left flap with thin sliver of moon (C)
QV RAFOLITH
GLAD GREETINGS on right flap two narcissi on heavily perforated left flap with thin sliver of moon (C)
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, coarsely serrated edges
inside centre:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
inside centre below:-A HAPPY DAY THIS CHRISTMAS BE -- A DAY OF BLITHE FESTIVITY -- SUNSHINE AND SKIES OF BLUE, AS TIME FLEETS BY MAY EVERY SPRING, AND EVERY LAUGHING SUMMER BRING SOME GRACIOUS GIFTS TO YOU.
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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GOOD WISHES in white, green background to daffodils & small white flowers below circular perforated design & white panel
QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES in white, green background to daffodils & small white flowers below circular perforated design & white panel
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, scalloped edges, narrow white margins, embossed designs
inside right above:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
inside right below:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR MAY IT BE,THE ONWARD PATH LIE FAIR AND CLEAR, OF HOPES, THE DEAREST MAY YOU SEE FULFILMENT IN THE COMING YEAR
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside
used in 1899

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GOOD WISHES in white, green background to daffodils & small white flowers below circular perforated design & white panel
QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES in white, green background to daffodils & small white flowers below circular perforated design & white panel
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, scalloped edges, narrow white margins, embossed designs
inside right above:- HEARTY WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside right below:- "'TIS CHRISTMAS-TIDE KEEPS BRIGHT THE LINKS OF MEM'RYS CHAIN, AND BY ITS SPELL UNITES ALL BROKEN LINKS AGAIN"
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside
used in 1899

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GOOD WISHES right, four narcissi & leaves on both panels
QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES right, four narcissi & leaves on both panels
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, coarsely serrated top & bottom edges
inside centre:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

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GOOD WISHES right, four narcissi & leaves on both panels
QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES right, four narcissi & leaves on both panels
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, coarsely serrated top & bottom edges
inside centre:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MUCH OF MIRTH AND MUCH OF GLADNESS MUCH OF ALL THAT'S BRIGHT AND GAY, NOUGHT OF CARE AND NOUGHT OF SADNESS COME TO YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY
same image & front title come with different greetings inside
used in 1897

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no front title, daffodils & virginia creeper across front of card in gilt borders
QV RAFOLITH
no front title, daffodils & virginia creeper across front of card in gilt borders
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designs on inner flaps
die-cut single sheet, double fold, irregular edges,embossed designs
inside centre above:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR BE YOURS
inside centre below:- FLOW'RETS FAIR AS THE MORNING LIGHT, WAKE FOR YOU, THO' THE EARTH BE WHITE; WITH HEARTS OF GOLD AND A BREATH OF MAY, AND A WISH FROM MY HEART TO YOURS TO-DAY

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no front title, daffodils & virginia creeper in panel, tiny flowers around
QV RAFOLITH
no front title, daffodils & virginia creeper in panel, tiny flowers around
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated & irregular edges,embossed designs
inside centre above:- "I WISH YOU ALL THE JOY THAT YOU CAN WISH"
inside centre below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside
used in 1894

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no front title, daffodils & virginia creeper in panel, tiny flowers around
QV RAFOLITH
no front title, daffodils & virginia creeper in panel, tiny flowers around
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated & irregular edges,embossed designs
inside centre above:- "HOURLY JOYS BE STILL UPON YOU"
inside centre below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside
used in 1894

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no front title, six daffodils, perforated corner designs
QV RAFOLITH
no front title, six daffodils,  perforated corner designs
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single sheet, four folds, irregular edges,
inside centre above:- 2 daffodils
inside centre middle:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
inside centre bottom:- ALL HAPPINESS THIS CHRISTMAS-TIDE BE YOURS, AND WITH YOU AYE ABIDE

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TO GREET YOU four narcissi on white panel mounted on grey card in front of gilt very narrow perforated moon,
QV RAFOLITH
TO GREET YOU four narcissi on white panel mounted on grey card in front of gilt very narrow perforated moon,
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, coarsely serrated edges
inside right above:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
inside right below:- A BRIGHT AND JOYOUS CHRISTMAS-TIME BE YOURS THIS DARK DECEMBER, MADE GLADDER BY THE BELLS THAT CHIME, AND OLD FRIENDS WHO REMEMBER
used in 1897

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TO GREET YOU lower right, many daffodils on both front flaps
QV RAFOLITH
TO GREET YOU lower right, many daffodils on both front flaps
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated & scalloped edges
inside centre:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
inside centre right below:-JOY AND GOOD CHEER UNITE TO MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS BRIGHT

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WITH BEST WISHES(W illuminated) daffodils & virginia creeper in panel, gilt & white edge design
QV RAFOLITH
WITH BEST WISHES(W illuminated)  daffodils & virginia creeper in panel, gilt & white edge design
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die-cut single perforated sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right: top- A CHRISTMAS THOUGHT
below:-OLD TIME IS QUICKLY FLYING, THE SUMMER DAYS ARE PAST....GLAD THOUGHTS OF CHRISTMAS DAY
same image comes with different inner inscription

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WITH BEST WISHES(W illuminated) daffodils & virginia creeper in panel, gilt & white edge design
QV RAFOLITH
WITH BEST WISHES(W illuminated)  daffodils & virginia creeper in panel, gilt & white edge design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated edges,embossed designs
inside right above:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR
inside right below:- MAY THE PATHWAY THAT LEADS TO THE BRIGHT NEW YEAR,
WITH PEACE AND PROSPERITY EVER SHINE CLEAR//BRING IN THE NEW

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