SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Valentine

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

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BEST WISHES (illuminated B& W) in gilt, chain of pink daisies below
QV Saxony
BEST WISHES (illuminated B& W) in gilt, chain of pink daisies below
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, cut to give appearance of green design left & top
inside right top :- TO MY VALENTINE
below:- I HAVE NO VALENTINE BUT YOU, I'LL LOVE YOU LONG AND DEARLY BE MINE, SWEETHEART, AND AYE BE TRUE, TO ONE WHO'S YOURS SINCERELY.

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BEST WISHES white daisies lower right, large green design upper left, embossed
QV Saxony
BEST WISHES white daisies lower right, large green design upper left, embossed
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, gently scalloped edges
inside right top :- TO MY VALENTINE
below:- I HAVE NO VALENTINE BUT YOU, I'LL LOVE YOU LONG AND DEARLY BE MINE, SWEETHEART, AND AYE BE TRUE, TO ONE WHO'S YOURS SINCERELY.
same front wording & design used for a Christmas greeting

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FOR AULD LANG SYNE in gilt on small front flap heather around on much perforated larger front
QV Saxony
FOR AULD LANG SYNE in gilt on small front flap heather around on much perforated larger front
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die-cut, large sheet irregular edges much perforated & embossed cut to allow mounted small sheet with folded inner pages -- ARTISTIC SERIES
inside first page right:- WITH MY LOVE
second page:- THEY SAY THAT LITTLE CUPID'S BLIND, SWEET VALENTINE IT MAY BE TRUE BUT HE;LL NOT FAIL TO FIND MY LOVING WISH TO YOU.

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GIVE ME BUT LOVE FOR LOVE left, purple pansy right, flap missing
QV Saxony
GIVE ME BUT LOVE FOR LOVE left, purple pansy right, flap missing
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oblong single sheet double fold but one flap missing, 2 serrated edges
inside back:-SOON HAPPINESS MY HEART MUST FILL, I MUST TURN FROM PEACE AND REST TO LIVE A LIFE ALONE, AND STILL TO LOVE YOU BEST

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GREETINGS, with illuminated G, in white panel above chain of violets, green design behind
QV Saxony
GREETINGS, with illuminated G, in white panel above chain of violets, green design behind
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, cut to give appearance of separate sheets
inside right top:- EVER CHINE
below:- 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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REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) above chain of yellow primroses, green leafy design right & below
QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) above chain of yellow primroses, green leafy design right & below
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, cut to give the appearance of a front panel
inside right:- EVER CHINE
below:- TAKE MY HEART, SWEET VALENTINE, AND PROMISE TO BE TRUE; THEN COME WHAT MAY, I'LL BE FOR AYE, A LOVER FOND TO YOU.
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) above lilies of the valley, green design above
QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) above lilies of the valley, green design above
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, wavy edges
inside right top:- EVER CHINE
below:- TAKE MY HEART, SWEET VALENTINE, AND PROMISE TO BE TRUE, THEN COME WHAT MAY, I'LL BE FOR AYE, A LOVER FOND TO YOU
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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SWEET VALENTINE BEST WISHES (illuminated letters) above violets on flap hiding rural inset & windmill
QV Saxony
SWEET VALENTINE  BEST WISHES (illuminated letters) above violets on flap hiding rural inset & windmill
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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, slot cut to attach flap
inside right top :- WITH MY LOVE
below:-MY HEART IS BEATING FOR SOMEBODY - WHEN SOMEBODY GETS THIS CARD, WILL SOMEBODY REMEMBER SOMEBODY WITH MUTUAL WARM REGARD?

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THE HEART'S THERMOMETER. MY LOVE(on 3rd.sheet), 5 nude cupids with violets
QV Saxony
THE HEART'S THERMOMETER. MY LOVE(on 3rd.sheet),  5 nude cupids with violets
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4 die-cut sheets, joined by ribbon, embossed, perforated
front second:-MARRIAGE LOVE ADORATION FASCINATION
third:-FRIENDSHIP ADORATION
fourth:-ACQUAINTANCESHIP CONTEMPLATION

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