Items in Category New Year

CHRISTMAS on white oblong plaque pink poppies with flowers facing up, stalks lower left QV RAFOLITH
CHRISTMAS on white oblong plaque pink poppies with flowers facing up, stalks lower left
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, poppies
Set Comment

die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, some with serrated edges
back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut, single sheet, single fold, serrated & irregular edges, embossed design
inside right :- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM
used in 1895

Size
11 x 9 cm.
HEARTY WISHES in gilt on top flap below pink poppies with glittered flowers facing up & hidden GREETING QV RAFOLITH
HEARTY WISHES in gilt on top flap below pink poppies with glittered flowers facing up & hidden GREETING
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, poppies
Set Comment

die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, some with serrated edges
back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, double fold, perforated flaps, serrated & irregular edgesinside left:-stylised poppies inside right :- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU -- FROMsame image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
8.5 x 12 cm.
REMEMBRANCE in gilt, yellow primroses above & left of heavily perforated design, rural inset QV RAFOLITH
REMEMBRANCE in gilt, yellow primroses above & left of heavily perforated design, rural inset
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, primroses
Set Comment

back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, double fold, irregular edges
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
inside right below:- IN THE SILVER DAWNING OF ANOTHER YEAR I BID YOU BLYTHE GOOD MORNING,WITH LOVING WORDS OF CHEER -- ALL THE YEAR-LONG JOURNEY THROUGH MAY GOOD FORTUNE GO WITH YOU

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.3 x 13.7 cm.
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt left, yellow primroses above & right, stylised white primroses around QV RAFOLITH
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt left, yellow primroses above & right, stylised white primroses around
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, floral, primroses
Set Comment

back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, single fold, irregular edges, perforated right margin
inside right:- A HAPPY AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU From
same front title & image comes with different greeting inside

Size
12 .6 x 8.6 cm.
no front title, snowdrops & foliage, QV RAFOLITH
no front title, snowdrops & foliage,
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Snowdrops
Set Comment

die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, some with serrated edges
back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- with or without PUBLISHERS 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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single sheet, single fold, mostly serrated with perforated irregular edge at top
inside left:- stylised snowdrops & foliage
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
inside right below:- PLEASURES MANY, FRIENDS SINCERE, HAPPINESS COMPLETE, ENTIRE-- ALL BE YOURS THIS COMING YEAR THAT A HEART CAN E'ER DESIRE,

Author
ELIZ WALTON
Size
11.7 x 9.3 cm.
"ALL GOOD BEFORTUNE YOU" in snowy rural scene, purple violets above & below, embossed yellow bows at top, grey design below QV RAFOLITH
"ALL GOOD BEFORTUNE YOU" in snowy rural scene, purple violets above & below, embossed yellow bows at top, grey design below
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, single fold, slightly serrated edges
inside top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- LIFE IS A JOURNEY, SO FOLKS SAY, MY NEW YEAR WISH HERE FIND. JOY TRAVEL WITH YOU ALL THE WAY, AND CARE GET LEFT BEHIND.

Author
SHAKESPEARE, CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
11.8 x 9.1 cm.
ALL HAPPINESS FOR CHRISTMAS on white panel, purple violets above left, ferns below QV RAFOLITH
ALL HAPPINESS FOR CHRISTMAS on white panel, purple violets above left, ferns below
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated edges
inside right top:- TO GREET YOU
below:- KNOW THAT ONE HEART BEATS FOREVER TRUE WITH EVERY KINDLY WISH FOR YOU!

Size
6.5 x 7.7 cm.
BEST WISHES below left, tiny birds perch above violets, 3 grassy edge designs QV RAFOLITH
BEST WISHES below left, tiny birds perch above violets, 3 grassy edge designs
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 serrated edges, embossed
inside right:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

Size
8 x 11 cm.
GOOD LUCK in gilt framed by gilt horse-shoe, purple violets around QV RAFOLITH
GOOD LUCK in gilt framed by gilt horse-shoe, purple violets around
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrations & large perforation
third panel back:-bunch of violets
inside centre:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR THE COMING YEAR -- FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
6 x 10.7 cm.
GREETINGS glittered below left, glittered purple violets in wicker basket & on right flap QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS glittered below left, glittered purple violets in wicker basket & on right flap
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, triple fold, scalloped edges & large perforation
inside centre:- TO GREET YOU AND WISH YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR
GLAD MAY YOUR NEW YEAR BE, FULL OF BRIGHT HOURS, FROM EVERY SHADOW FREE, FRAGRANT WITH FLOWERS -- FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
7.8 x 13.3 cm
GREETINGS glittered below left, glittered purple violets in wicker basket & on right flap QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS glittered below left, glittered purple violets in wicker basket & on right flap
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, triple fold, scalloped edges & large perforation
inside centre:- ALL HAPPINESS FOR CHRISTMAS
TAKE THIS FLORAL CARD AS TOKEN, NONE LESS TRUE BECAUSE UNSPOKEN, OF THE WISH MY HEART WOULD SAY, COULD WE MEET THIS CHRISTMAS DAY -- FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
7.8 x 13.3 cm
GREETINGS in gilt, embossed bell pull left, violets left of very thin perforated moon, rural inset on right flap QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS in gilt, embossed bell pull left, violets left of very thin perforated moon, rural inset on right flap
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single oval sheet, double fold, serrated edges. embossed
inside centre:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR -- FROM

Size
6.7 x 11.3 cm.
GREETINGS in gilt over perforation, violets & lilies around QV RAFOLITH
GREETINGS in gilt over perforation, violets & lilies around
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, single fold, perforations around GREETINGS
inside right:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
A BLITHE AND HAPPY NEW YEAR, SUCH AS KEEP ALL KINDLY HEARTS IN TOUCH,
BRIGHT WITH GOOD GIFTS FROM FORTUNE'S STORES --SO RUNS MY WISH FOR YOU AND YOURS

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
15 x 8.3 cm.
HEARTY WISHES(H & W glittered & iluminated) violets above & below QV RAFOLITH
HEARTY WISHES(H & W glittered & iluminated) violets above & below
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, double fold, irregular edges & perforations, come glittered
inside centre:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR
above:-"SHOULD ACQUAINTANCE BE FORGOT, AND NEVER BROUGHT TO MIN'?
SHOULD ACQUAINTANCE BE FORGOT; AND DAYS OF AULD LANG SYNE?
-- FROM

Author
BURNS
Size
10.7 x 13 cm.
no front title, blue violets in in front of perforated panel, vertical design right QV RAFOLITH
no front title, blue violets in in front of perforated panel, vertical design right
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated edges
inside top:-"YOUR HEART'S DESIRES BE WITH YOU"
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
11.3 x 8.5 cm.
no front title, purple violets in front of golden panel, many perforations QV RAFOLITH
no front title, purple violets in front of golden panel, many perforations
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Violets
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK --with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT --
with or without PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, double fold, scalloped & serrated edges, perforated
inside centre top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, AND A BRIGHT, WITH MANY MORE IN STORE, AND MAY EACH SEASON BRING TO LIGHT SOME JOY UNKNOWN BEFORE
below:-WITH BEST WSHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
7.2 x 11.3 cm
GOOD WISHES in gilt on heavily perforated front, virginia creeper leaves in autumn colours above & below QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES in gilt on heavily perforated front, virginia creeper leaves in autumn colours above & below
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Virginia creeper
Set Comment

back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS 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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single sheet, triple fold,
inside centre above:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
inside centre below:- OUT OF THE OLD YEAR'S DARKNESS INTO THE NEW YEAR'S LIGHT MAY THE PRESENT CLOUDLESS GREET THEE, AND THE FUTURE GROW MORE BRIGHT.

Author
W. H. SEAL
Size
7.5 X 12.5 cm.
GOOD WISHES in gilt below pink & white embossed wild roses above snowy rural inset QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES in gilt below pink & white embossed wild roses above snowy rural inset
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, 4 folds to give 5 panels, serrated edges, square card
inside 4th. panel top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
4th. panel below:- I WISH THAT UNTO YOU SOME JOY MAY FIND ITS WAY, EACH DAY THE WHOLE YEAR THROUGH, EACH HOUR OF EVERY DAY
same image & front title come with Birthday greetings inside

Author
ELIZ WALTON
Size
10.2 x 10.2 cm.
GOOD WISHES in gilt to right of wild roses, ginkgo leaves around, brown design left QV RAFOLITH
GOOD WISHES in gilt to right of wild roses, ginkgo leaves around, brown design left
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated scalloped edges
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-A GREETING WORD, A THOUGHT, A WISH WARM FROM MY HEART, --MAY YOU AND I MEET OFT ALONG THE YEAR-LONG ROAD, IN THOUGHT AND DEED, --AND SO "GOOD-BYE."

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.8 x 12 cm.
HEARTY WISHES in gilt, white embossed wild roses & many perforated horseshoes QV RAFOLITH
HEARTY WISHES in gilt, white embossed wild roses & many perforated horseshoes
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated edges
inside right top:- "REMEMBRANCE WAKES WITH ALL HER BUSY TRAIN"
inside right:- A BRIGHT & HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU -- FROM

Author
GOLDSMITH
Size
12.2 x 10.1 cm.
no front title pink & white wild roses on both flaps & back, thatched bee-hive left QV RAFOLITH
no front title pink & white wild roses on both flaps & back, thatched bee-hive left
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, double fold,
inside left:- sketch of roses
middle:- THE BRANCHES THAT DANCE IN THE BREEZE - THE MILLION WAVES OF THE SEA THE BIRDS THAT SING SWEET IN THE TREES: MAY ALL TAKE A GREETING FROM ME: AS SWEET AS THE WORLD IS TO THESE MAY THY LIFE, I PRAY, BE TO THEE
right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR beneath sketch of wild roses

Artist
SUSIE SIMPSON
Author
E.N.
Size
7.5 x 11 cm.
WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR above pink embossed wild roses, perforations QV RAFOLITH
WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR above pink embossed wild roses, perforations
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated scalloped edges
inside right:- JUST TO SAY I'M WISHING YOU ALL THAT'S BRIGHT AND GAY, JUST TO SAY I HOPE YOU'LL HAVE A HAPPY NEW YEAR'S DAY; BRIMFUL OF MIRTH AND PLEASURE BEYOND HOPE, ON FANCY'S MEASURE. FROM -- FROM

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9.5 x 13.7 cm.
WITH BEST WISHES in white, pink & white embossed wild roses below small rural inset, purple background QV RAFOLITH
WITH BEST WISHES in white, pink & white embossed wild roses below small rural inset, purple background
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, gently scalloped edges
inside right:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- A HAPPY DAY THIS CHRISTMAS BE, A DAY OF BLYTHE FESTIVITY--SUNSHINE AND SKIES OF BLUE; AS TIME FLEETS BY MAY EVERY SPRING, AND EVERY LAUGHING SUMMER BRING SOME GRACIOUS GIFTS TO YOU.
used in 1897

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9.5 x 14.5 cm.
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, pink & white embossed wild roses, two pink vertical ribbons QV RAFOLITH
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, pink & white embossed wild roses, two pink vertical ribbons
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated scalloped edges
inside right:- A BRIGHT & HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU --"IN YOUR LIFE LET MY REMEMBRANCE LINGER"

Author
LONGFELLOW, SHAKESPEARE
Size
13.8 x 8.3 cm.
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, pink & white embossed wild roses, two pink vertical ribbons QV RAFOLITH
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, pink & white embossed wild roses, two pink vertical ribbons
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated scalloped edges
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU -- "SALUTATION AND GREETINGS TO YOU" -- FROM

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
13.8 x 8.3 cm.
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, pink & white embossed wild roses, two pink vertical ribbons QV RAFOLITH
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, pink & white embossed wild roses, two pink vertical ribbons
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, Floral, Wild roses
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK-- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED BY THE "RAFOLITH" PROCESS AT THE FINE ARTS WORKS IN SAXONY -- COPYRIGHT

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, serrated scalloped edges
inside right:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- "MAY ONLY GOLDEN THREADS BE WROUGHT IN LIFE'S WEB TO-DAY" -- FROM

Author
LONGFELLOW, SHAKESPEARE
Size
13.8 x 8.3 cm.
THIS AND MY GOOD WISHES woman in white stands facing half left, holds wand, perforated window QV RAFOLITH
THIS AND MY GOOD WISHES woman in white stands facing half left, holds wand, perforated window
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, people in old style dress
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT,
with or without PUBLISHERS BY 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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single fold, scalloped edges
centre right:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
same image & front title come with different greetings inside

Size
6.3 x 11 cm.
TO GREET YOU woman in yellow dress stands facing half right, very many perforations & design QV RAFOLITH
TO GREET YOU woman in yellow dress stands facing half right, very many perforations & design
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, people in old style dress
Set Comment

back:-logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT,
with or without PUBLISHERS BY 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

Item Comment

die-cut single fold, scalloped edges
centre right:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

Size
6.3 x 11 cm.
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU on left inside flap, HEALTH HAPPINESS PROSPERITY on right below rural scene, robin perched on spade left
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU on left inside flap, HEALTH HAPPINESS PROSPERITY on right below rural scene, robin perched on spade left
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, Christmas or New Year, rural
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without PUBLISHERS 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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single sheet double folded

Size
8 x 9.5 cm.
BEST WISHES above perforated chain of blue forget-me-nots & white daisies with yellow centres QV RAFOLITH
BEST WISHES above perforated chain of blue forget-me-nots & white daisies with yellow centres
Set Title
Greeting, Queen Victoria, RAFOLITH, General Greeting, forget-me-nots
Set Comment

die-cut, single variously folded & cut card, some with serrated edges
back:- logo over TRADE MARK -- PUBLISHERS 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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die-cut single sheet, double fold giving top & bottom flaps, embossing with perforations
inside centre left:- A TOKEN OF REMEMBRANCE
inside centre right:- ACCEPT THIS TOKEN OF MY LOVING THOUGHT 'TIS SMALL, 'TIS TRUE BUT NONE THE LESST WITH TENDERNESS IS FRAUGHT, AND GOES TO YOU--A TRIBUTE THAT MY HEART IS FULL AND FOND, THOUGH WORDS ARE FEW

Author
F. ROCHAT
Size
14.5 x 9.5 cm.
HEARTY GOOD WISHES(H,G & W illuminated) 4 blue tits fly front over perforated silver design with berried holly QV&KED Saxony
HEARTY GOOD WISHES(H,G & W illuminated) 4 blue tits fly front over perforated silver design with berried holly
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. & Ed VII period, no Royal attribution. Christmas or New Year,
Set Comment

back:- logo over TRADE MARK --RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN, NEW YORK & MONTREAL -- PRINTED IN SAXONY -

Item Comment

die-cut, single sheet, single fold:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR.
below:-BY ALL THAT MAKES THE SEASON GAY, BE YOURS A MERRY CHRISTMAS DAY, FULFILLED WITH EVERY GRACE AND JOY THAT HEART CAN WISH OR LIFE EMPLOY

Author
S. HADATH.
Size
13 x 9 cm.
BEST WISHES in gilt left over music, mignonette & narcissi above & right on both flaps
BEST WISHES in gilt left over music, mignonette & narcissi above & right on both flaps
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. & ED. VII period without Royal attribution, Christmas & New Year, floral,
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK --- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK , MONTREAL -- PRINTED IN SAXONY very faint-may be absent

Item Comment

die-cut, twice folded to back & 2 front flaps, irregular edges
centre back top:-"HEAVEN BLESS YOU AND PROSPER YOUR AFFAIRS"
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

WISHES above oval rural inset, bridge over stream, complex gilt & purple design QV&KED Saxony
WISHES above oval  rural inset, bridge over stream, complex gilt & purple design
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. & ED. VII period without Royal attribution, Christmas & New Year, floral, rural
Set Comment

minimal set comment, logo over TRADE MARK -- PRINTED IN SAXONY

Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single fold
inside right:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
back:-purple pansies framed by design
same image & front title comes with different back & greetings inside

Size
5 x 9 cm.
WISHES above oval rural inset, bridge over stream, complex gilt, white, green & yellow design QV&KED Saxony
WISHES above oval  rural inset, bridge over stream, complex gilt, white, green & yellow design
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. & ED. VII period without Royal attribution, Christmas & New Year, floral, rural
Set Comment

minimal set comment, logo over TRADE MARK -- PRINTED IN SAXONY

Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single fold
inside right:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
back:-yellow buttercups framed by design
same image & front title comes with different back & greetings inside

Artist
in the style of M. Morris
Size
5 x 9 cm.
A MERRY CHRISTMAS in gilt applique on front title, front & back cloth coveredl QV
A MERRY CHRISTMAS in gilt applique on front title, front & back cloth coveredl
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, 2 panels glued back to back of cloth covers & folded, remnants of tassel to open
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT in small print at base of panels

Item Comment

front & back cloth, damaged opener tassel, images glittered
first panel winter rural scene, wind mill A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
second panel rural winter scene church WISHING YOU A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

Size
9 x 13.5 cm..
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR pale blue-bird-of happiness flies right with rose in bill. roses & rural scene below left QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR pale blue-bird-of happiness flies right with rose in bill. roses & rural scene below left
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, in small print at base

Item Comment

complex floral back design, pink fringes

Size
10 x 6,5 cm (plus fringes)
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU below blue wisteria QV Fringed
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU below blue wisteria
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

red fringes

Size
8.7 x 14.7 cm.
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 3 girls heads set in white daisies QV Fringed
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 3 girls heads set in white daisies
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

faint back design, white fringes

Size
10 x 12.5 cm.
A JOYFUL NEW YEAR head of white donkey facing left QV Fringed
A JOYFUL NEW YEAR head of white donkey facing left
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

back:-MAY HAPPINESS BE THY NEW YEAR GIFT head of brown donkey facing left, white fringes

Artist
Helena Maguire (unsigned)
Size
10.3 x 7.(plus fringes), oversize
MAY HAPPINESS BE THY NEW YEAR GIFT (illuminated) apple blossom in front of blue inset QV Fringed
MAY HAPPINESS BE THY NEW YEAR GIFT (illuminated) apple blossom in front of blue inset
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

silver fringes

Size
10 x 12.5 cm.
WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR 4 children sit on rope QV Fringed
WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR 4 children sit on rope
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels, front panel glued to patterned back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

complex floral back design, orange fringes

Size
11 x 13 cm.
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR inset of angels head angel looks down & right QV Fringed
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR inset of angels head angel looks down & right
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Birthday, Angels, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back:-A JOYFUL NEW YEAR inset of angels head angel looks up & right
white fringes

Size
10.5 x 10.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE at base, angel head facing left QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE at base, angel head facing left
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas, Angels, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

square, silver fringe
back:-A JOYFUL NEW YEAR angel head facing right looking up
these angels heads come on other greetings

Size
10.5 x 10.5 cm., (plus fringes) oversize
MAY EVERY CHRISTMAS GRACE, SHINE AS AN ANGEL'S FACE angel head with wings QV Fringed
MAY EVERY CHRISTMAS GRACE, SHINE AS AN ANGEL'S FACE angel head with wings
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas, Angels, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back:- A GLAD NEW YEAR above angel head with wings with GOOD ANGELS GUARD THEE below
white fringes

Size
11.5 x 13 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
A PEACEFUL HAPPY YEAR BE YOURS angel stands behind sleeping child QV Fringed
A PEACEFUL HAPPY YEAR BE YOURS angel stands behind sleeping child
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas, Angels, Oversize, artist: A.H.
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, with or w/o LONDON -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT at base in small letters, some greetings are damaged with panels separating or missing

Item Comment

damaged back with panel missing reveals rural inset & verse
golden fringes

Artist
A.H. (possibly Alice Havers)
Author
SAMUEL H. COWAN, MA
Size
11.1 x 16 cm., (plus fringes) oversize
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU child in blue and white sailor suit carrying shovel and pail QV Fringed
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU child in blue and white sailor suit carrying shovel and pail
Set Title
Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT or RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON - ADVERTISING CARD DEPT. replacing COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back:- A JOLLY CHRISTMAS TO YOU boy in blue sailors suit stands with hands in pocket
red fringes

Artist
W. ELLAM
Size
8 x 10.3 cm.
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR below 3 peacock feathers, B lower right QV Fringed
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR below 3 peacock feathers, B lower right
Set Title
GREETING Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back , Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back:-WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS below single peacock feather, B lower right
silver fringes

Size
12 x 8 cm.(plus fringes)
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR verse: LIKE GOLDEN ... toddler wears all white, within round inset, holly behind QV Fringed
A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR verse: LIKE GOLDEN ... toddler wears all white, within round inset, holly behind
Set Title
GREETING Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back , Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU verse WHY THESE LOVING GREETINGS .... toddler wearing yellow sash within round inset, holly behind
blue fringes (significantly damaged)

Size
12.9 x 8.3 cm.(plus fringes)
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR below 2 ducklings observing a large beetle QV Fringed
A BRIGHT NEW YEAR below 2 ducklings observing a large beetle
Set Title
GREETING Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back , Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR duckling swims right with leaf in bill
white fringes

Size
12.5 x 9 cm.(plus fringes)
A CHRISTMAS FULL OF DELIGHT! with verse CHRISTMAS COMES BUT ONCE A YEAR .... toddler with blue sash, within round inset, mistletoe behind QV Fringed
A CHRISTMAS FULL OF DELIGHT! with verse CHRISTMAS COMES BUT ONCE A YEAR .... toddler with blue sash, within round inset, mistletoe behind
Set Title
GREETING Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back , Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back: A NEW YEAR FULL OF HAPPINESS! verse below: MAY PLENTY AND PROSPERITY IN MEASURE OVERFLOWING .... AS PEACE AND JOY CAN MAKE IT! toddler with pink sash within round inset, holly behind
blue fringes

Author
W.H. DAVENPORT ADAMS & SAMUEL K. COWAN, MA
Size
12.9 x 8.3 cm.(plus fringes)