Items in Category Valentine

MY VALENTINE in blue next to kingfisher below watery rural inset. lilies, seated loving couple hold roses KGV UK
MY VALENTINE in blue next to kingfisher below watery rural inset. lilies, seated loving couple hold roses
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Greeting, series & groups, THE GOLDEN AGE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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verse from front:-HAPPINESS IS EVERYWHERE AND ITS SPRING IS IN OUR HEARTS
3 elaborate glittered perforated margins with complex dark design
cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded
inside right top:- WITH LOVE TO MY SWEETEST VALENTINE
below:-YOU MAY NOT KNOW JUST WHAT OCCURS WHEN YOU LOOK IN MY EYES, PERHAPS TO KNOW MY BRAIN JUST WHIRS MAY; TO KNOW MY HEART THUMPS JUST LIKE A DRUM MAY CAUSE YOU QUITE A PAIN, BUT IF YOU FIND YOU LIKE IT SOME, LOOK IN MY EYES AGAIN!

Author
RUSKIN
Size
13 x 17 cm., oversize
WITH LOVE in blue above verse, couple walk under trees KGV UK
WITH LOVE in blue above verse, couple walk under trees
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Greeting, series & groups, THE GOLDEN AGE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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verse from front:-FAIR DAYS AND HAPPY HOURS BE YOURS THROUGH ALL THE SEASONS
cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded
inside left:- small sketch of 2 birds, nest & eggs, flowers
right top:- TO MY VALENTINE or TO MY SWEET VALENTINE on left
below:-LADY OF MY DELIGHT, ALTHOUGH I AM HALF AFRAID TO WHISPER A HOPE THAT IS WITH US STILL I SING YOU MY SERENADE "JOY IS AGAIN ON THE WING AND THIS HAPPY HEART OF MINE TAKES COURAGE ANEW WITH SWEET THOUGHTS OF YOU ON THE MORN OF ST. VALENTINE!
used in 1926, same general design and wording but 3 frilly yellow cloth edge designs

Size
10.8 x 15 cm., oversize with fringes
FAIR MEMORIES TRACED IN GOLDEN THOUGHTS below very complex stylised floral gilt design, sun, peacock & girl KGV UK
FAIR MEMORIES TRACED IN GOLDEN THOUGHTS below very complex stylised floral gilt design, sun, peacock & girl
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Greeting, series & groups, THE LACETTE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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3 lace margins
cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, sold boxed labelled MY MESSAGE DESIGNED AND PRODUCED BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD no.. 42 & logo
inside left- sketch of falling cupid
right top:-LIFE'S SUNSHINE
below:-TAKE WITH THIS THE FONDEST WISHES HEART CAN FEEL AND LOVE CAN SAY; MAY LIFE'S SUNSHINE FALL UPON YOU THIS AND EVERY DAWNING DAY: MAY THE FUTURES HAPPY PLEASURES FILL YOUR HEART WITH JOYOUS SONG, AND ITS DEEPER, PURER GLADNESS DWELL WITH YOU DEAR, ALL LIFE LONG.

Size
13.8 x 18 cm., oversize
GOLDEN DAYS right, TO MY VALENTINE below, peacock perched on pink rose, floral designs KGV UK
GOLDEN  DAYS right, TO MY VALENTINE below, peacock perched on pink rose, floral designs
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Greeting, series & groups, THE LACETTE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon with metal pin, single folds
inside left:-black & white sketch of girl in old style dress frightened by cupid statue
right top:- THOUGHTS AND WISHES
below:-I SEND YOU THIS GREETING CARD, BUT WORDS NOT PEN CAN SAY THE THOUGHTS OF TRUE AND DEEP REGARD I SEND TO YOU TODAY.! THE WISHES TENDER, WARM AND TRUE THAT EVERY GOOD THE FUTURE BLESS AND THAT TO YOU EACH GLAD DAY THROUGH MAY BRING BUT TRUEST HAPPINESS!
used in 1928

Size
12.8 x 16.2, oversize
TO MY VALENTINE in blue below greeting & complex stylised flora lgilt design KGV UK
TO MY VALENTINE in blue below greeting & complex stylised flora lgilt design
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Greeting, series & groups, THE LACETTE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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greeting from front:-THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES
3 lace margins
cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, boxed
inside left- sketch of light, 2 birds fly
right top:-WITH ALL MY LOVE
below:-FROM FLORA'S BOWERS I CULLSOME FAIRY BUDS OF COLOURS GAY, AND SEND THEE FLOWERS, MY SILENT MESSENGERS OF LOVE TO-DAY; THEIR FRAGRANCE SWEET PERCHANCE MAY REACH AND TOUCH THAT HEART OF THINE, SO, AT THY FEET I HUMBLY PLACE MY FLORAL VALENTINE
used in 1928

Size
12.5 x 15 cm., oversize
VALENTINE MINE blue below GOLDEN DAYS & complex stylised flora gilt design, peacock perched on pink roses KGV UK
VALENTINE MINE blue below GOLDEN DAYS & complex stylised flora gilt design, peacock perched on pink roses
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Greeting, series & groups, THE LACETTE SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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3 glittered perforated margins
cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, sold boxed labelled MY MESSAGE DESIGNED AND PRODUCED BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD no.. 64 & logo
inside left- sketch of light, 2 birds fly
right top:-TO MY DARLING
below:-THERE IS MUSIC IN YOUR FOOTSTEP THERE IS MAGIC IN YOUR FACE AND THY PRESENCE WHERE THOU GOEST CHASES DARKNESS FROM THE PLACE FOR CONTENT AND GENTLE GLADNESS HAVE THEIR FOUNTAIN IN THINE HEART AND THEIR SWEETNESS OVERFLOWING MAKETH SUNSHINE WHERE THOU ART.

Size
13.5 x 18.5 cm., oversize
TO MY LOVE in blue below glass of forget-me-nots, orange elf below, pale yellow fringe KGV UK
TO MY LOVE in blue below glass of forget-me-nots, orange elf below, pale yellow fringe
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Greeting, series & groups, THE MASCOT SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, fantasy
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verse from front:-A LITTLE MASCOT AND FORGET-ME-NOT!
oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, embossed
inside right top:- SWEET VALENTINE
below:-I SHOULD NOT LIKE TO SAY, BUT MY BELIEF IS THAT THERE'S A CERTAIN DAY WHEN LOVE A THIEF IS; WHEN LAST WE MET -- AH YES! WHAT USE TO SCREEN IT, A HEART WAS MISSED! I GUESS YOU HAVEN'T SEEN IT

Size
10.3 x 15
WITH LOVE in gilt below FLOWERS .....inset nouveau lady between sun dial & pink roses, in dark blue background KGV UK
WITH LOVE in gilt below FLOWERS .....inset nouveau lady between sun dial & pink roses, in dark blue background
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Greeting, series & groups, THE PAISLEY SERIES, G.V. period, Valentine, Oversize
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verse from front:-FLOWERS IN YOUR PATH AND SUNSHINE IN YOUR HEART i
3 marginal silk fringes, very elaborate coloured design above heather
inside left:- floral sketch
right top:-ALL FOR YOU!
below:-'TIS ONLY A SIMPLE CARD, DEAR, YET ITS WISHES ARE WARM AND TRUE, I WANT IT TO CARRY A MESSAGE THAT TELLS OF MY LOVE TO YOU; THERE ISN'T THE ROOM FOR IT ALL, DEAR SO MUCH MUST REMAIN UNSAID....EXPRESS!

Size
15 x 20.5 cm., oversize
TO MY VALENTINE on red heart, green printed seal & imitation stamp KED New York
TO MY VALENTINE on red heart, green printed seal & imitation stamp
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Greeting, series & groups, without Royal attribution, King Edward VII period, Valentine & Love
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inside lower left: COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD N.Y.
Tuck logo on back

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on front:-.GO, LOVELY BIRD, SO STRONG AND FLEET, AND BEAR A MESSAGE TO MY SWEET!
inside lower left:-GO, PRETTY LITTLE VALENTINE, AND SPEED AWAY THIS LOVE OF MINE! I'LL SEND YOU BY TEN THOUSAND TONS, UPON THE SWIFTEST BIRD THAT RUNS.
die-cut triple folded & cut to make pop-up, girls riding ostriches carrying U.S.M. (on mail-bags)

Size
11.5 x 8 cm., oversize
TO MY VALENTINE on red heart, perched eagle KED New York
TO MY VALENTINE on red heart, perched eagle
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Greeting, series & groups, without Royal attribution, King Edward VII period, Valentine & Love
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inside lower left: COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD N.Y.
Tuck logo on back

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on front:-PRAY, TELL ME BY SOME TENDER SIGN, THAT YOU WILL BE MY VALENTINE
die-cut triple folded & cut to make pop-up, girl clings to giraffe's neck, boy in blue stands ready to catch her, desert scene
verse inside left:-OH! MAY YOU LEAN ON CUPIDS STAFF, THAT'S STRONGER THAN A BIG GIRAFFE; AND SHOULD YOU FALL, I WILL BE NEAR TO CATCH YOU IN MY ARMS, MY DEAR.

Size
12.5 x 7.5 cm.
VALENTINE GREETING caddy carrying bag of golf clubs in front of crimson heart surrounded by forget-me nots, lace background KED
VALENTINE GREETING caddy carrying bag of golf clubs in front of crimson heart surrounded by forget-me nots, lace background
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GREETINGS (King Ed. VII period), no Royal attribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo TRADE MARK centrally above, in red COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD. NEW YORK,

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oblong single sheet, single fold, with serrated edges
inside top:- THE CADDY
below:-I'D LOVE TO CADDY ALL DAY LONG FOR YOU, MY FAIREST TREASURE; TO FETCH AND CARRY AT YOUR CALL WPOULD BE MY GREATEST PLEASURE. YET WHILE I GIVE YOU ALL MY HEART, AND STAY NOT TO REPINE, PRAY, GIVE OF YOURS A LITTLE PART, AND BE MY VALENTINE.
From Ruth Warnett collection

"GOLLIWOGG" ARRIVES AT THE HOTEL , TO MY VALENTINE KED&KGV Germany
"GOLLIWOGG" ARRIVES AT THE HOTEL , TO MY VALENTINE
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period ), Golliwogg
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oblong, single sheet, single fold
inside right, top in red:-GOLLIWOGG ARRIVES AT THE HOTEL
below:-"OH, YOU'RE DE PRINCE OB GOLLIWOGG! DEN IT MUST BE JES SO, I'LL TAKE DE LADIES UP DE STAIRS AND SHOW DEM WHERE TO GO".
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside & out on Postcard 8095

Artist
FLORENCE K. UPTON
Author
BERTHA UPTON
Size
12.7 x 9 cm.
GREETINGS AND GOOD WISHES in gilt; G & W illuminated in centre blue cornflowers above & below KED&KGV Bavaria
GREETINGS AND GOOD WISHES in gilt; G & W illuminated in centre blue cornflowers above & below
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Made in Bavaria, Valentine
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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:-LOVING GREETING TO MY LITTLE SWEETHEART
below:-ST. VALENTINE'S MORNING, AND THUS I SEND WITHIN THIS COVER A LOVING KISS FROM CAE AND TROUBLE I'D FAIR DEFEND AND AYE SURROUND YOU WITH MIRTH AND BLISS

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9.7 x 15.2cm.
GREETINGS in gilt, 3 bluebirds of happiness fly out of circular green inst, scant ivy leaves KED&KGV Bavaria
GREETINGS in gilt, 3 bluebirds of happiness fly out of circular green inst, scant ivy leaves
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Made in Bavaria, Valentine
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inside right top:- LOVING GREETING TO MY LITTLE SWEETHEART
below:- ST. VALENTINE'S MORNING, AND THUS I SEND WITHIN THIS COVER A LOVING KISS FROM CARE AND TROUBLE I'D FAIN DEFEND AND AYE SURROUND YOU WITH JOY AND BLISS.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
6.6 x 11.3 cm.
HAPPY DAYS in gilt below 3 blue-birds-of-happiness & forget-me-nots coming through circular inset KED&KGV Bavaria
HAPPY DAYS in gilt below 3 blue-birds-of-happiness & forget-me-nots coming through circular inset
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Made in Bavaria, Valentine
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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:- WITH BEST WISHES TO MY SWEET VALENTINE
below:-OF ALL SWEET LASSES, GREAT AND SMALL, THERE IS BUT ONE FOR WHOM I PINE, 'TIS YOU, THE SWEETEST OF THEM ALL I'VE CHOSEN FOR MY VALENTINE

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
6.8 x 11.3 cm.
GREETINGS in red, 3 bare footed children in red & white walk left playing instruments KED&KGV Bavaria
GREETINGS in red, 3 bare footed children in red & white walk left playing instruments
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Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & GV period) Made in Bavaria, Valentine & love, artist: style of Ivy M. James
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single sheet, single fold, embossed, yellow & black marginal design
inside right top:-TO GREET MY SWEETHEART in red
below:-DENY ME NOT TO LOVE THEE DOES NOT THE VERY SKY LEAN LOVINGLY ABOVE THEE THEN, MAIDEN, WHY NOT I?

Artist
in the style of Ivy M. James
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 8.1 cm.
MERRY GREETINGS in red three children in white night dresses & red cloaks walk left, led by one with broom and pot over shoulder, middle child walks on hands with legs supported by last child KED&KGV Bavaria
MERRY GREETINGS in red three children in white night dresses & red cloaks walk left, led by one with broom and pot over shoulder, middle child walks on hands with legs supported by last child
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Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & GV period) Made in Bavaria, Valentine & love, artist: style of Ivy M. James
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oblong single sheet, single fold, black & cream frame
inside right top:-TO GREET MY SWEETHEART. in red
below:DENY ME NOT TO LOVE THEE DOES NOT THE VERY SKY LEAN LOVINGLY ABOVE THEE THEN, MAIDEN, WHY NOT I?
same image, different titles used on Postcard 6073

Artist
Ivy M. James(unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 8 cm.
TO GREET YOU three children in white night dresses & red cloaks walk right, led by one with candle KED&KGV Bavaria
TO GREET YOU three children in white night dresses & red cloaks walk right, led by one with candle
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Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & GV period) Made in Bavaria, Valentine & love, artist: style of Ivy M. James
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oblong single sheet, single fold, black & cream frame
inside right top:-TO GREET YOU WITH LOVE. in red
below:-OF ALL SWEET LASSES, GREAT AND SMALL, THERE IS BUT ONE FOR WHOM I PINE, 'TIS YOU, THE SWEETEST OF THEM ALL I'VE CHOSEN FOR MY VALENTINE
same image, different titles used on Postcard 6073

Artist
Ivy M. James(unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 8 cm.
HAPPY DAYS in gilt below wreath of violets round green leaf, marginal design of violets KED&KGV Berlin
HAPPY DAYS in gilt below wreath of violets round green leaf, marginal design of violets
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & GV period), Made in Berlin, Valentine
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:-MY HEART IS EVER THINE
below:-HERE'S MY HEART, OH LADY FAIR, IF YOU WILL BUT TAKE IT, YOUR LIFE SHALL BE AS FREE FROM CARE AS FAITHFUL LOVE CAN MAKE IT.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) below wndow cut to show pretty girl on page behind, chain of violets across window KED&KGV Berlin
REMEMBRANCE (R illuminated) below wndow cut to show pretty girl on page behind, chain of violets across window
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & GV period), Made in Berlin, Valentine
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, embossed
inside first right :-girl looks out at night sky
second top :-WITH FOND LOVE TO MY VALENTINE
below:-I'VE A SECRET SWEET TO TELL YOU, THAT MY HEART HAS HIDDEN LONG - AND THE SECRET PRETTY MAIDEN, IS THE BURDEN OF MY SONG - 'TIS "I LOVE YOU PRETTY MAIDEN, AND I'LL LOVE YOU MUCH AND LONG!
image used also on Christmas Postcard 8114

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
13.5 x 10.2 cm.
TO GREET YOU in gilt above forget-me-nots, marginal embossed design KED&KGV Berlin
TO GREET YOU in gilt above forget-me-nots, marginal embossed design
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & GV period), Made in Berlin, Valentine
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:-TO MY SWEETHEART WITH FOND LOVE
below:-'TIS ST. VALENTINE'S DAY, IN THE BUDDING GROVE BIRDS ARE A-TWITTER ON EVERY TREE, OH, LIST, FAIR MAID, TO THE VOICE OF LOVE, AND COME AND BE HAPPY WITH THEM AND ME.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 7 cm.
LOVING WISHES, girl stands playing teacher to half-circle of seated toys KED&KGV Germany
LOVING WISHES, girl stands playing teacher to half-circle of  seated toys
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Made in Germany, Valentine & Love, children
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps. embossed
inside right top :- TO MY SWEETHEART
below:- I CHOOSE YOU FOR MY VALENTINE FROM ALL THE PRETTY GIRLS I KNOW, I'M SENDING YOU THIS PRETTY CARD, BECAUSE I REALLY LOVE YOU SO.
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10.5 x 7.8 cm.
WITH LOVE on plates at base, girl makes tea in kitchen KED&KGV Germany
WITH LOVE on plates at base, girl makes tea in kitchen
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Made in Germany, Valentine & Love, children
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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
right top:-TO MY SWEETHEART in red
below:-I CHOOSE YOU FOR MY VALENTINE FROM ALL THE PRETTY GIRLS I KNOW, I'M SENDING YOU THIS PRETTY CARD, BECAUSE I REALLY LOVE YOU SO.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.8 x 10.9 cm.
LOVING GREETINGS two kittens, one peers into teapot, stylised white mice on tan background KED&KGV Saxony
LOVING GREETINGS two kittens, one peers into teapot, stylised white mice on tan background
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period ), Made in Saxony, General Greetings
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back,Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, TORONTO DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

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oblong, single folded sheet, embossed, gilt
inside right:-MY HEART IS THINE -- THE WORLD MAY SMILE .... MY HEART, MY DEAR, AND GIVEN YOU THE KEY
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Artist
B. Cobbe (unsigned)
Author
F. LANGBRIDGE
Size
10.5 x 9.5 cm.
CINDERELLA at top, she stands with broom, girl bends over pumpkin to look at 6 rats, LOVING WISHES at base KED&KGV Germany
CINDERELLA at top, she stands with broom, girl bends over pumpkin to look at 6 rats, LOVING WISHES at base
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & Love, Nursery Rhymes & Fairy Tales
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oblong cover, single fold, deep brown margins with white edges
inside top:-WITH LOVING GREETING TO MY LITTLE VALENTINE
below:-THE LINNETS PAIR IN EVERY TREE 'NEATH THE VERNAL SKY IF LITTLE BIRDS THUS HAPPY BE WHY NOT YOU AND I? COME, AND 'MIDST THE WAKING DAISIES WE'LL TOGETHER SING LOVE'S PRAISES
similar nursery rhyme cards come Christmas & New Year

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 12 cm
"A TOKEN OF MY LOVE ...."2 bluebirds of happiness fly with heart shaped plaque, many pink wild roses around KED&KGV Germany
"A TOKEN OF MY LOVE ...."2 bluebirds of happiness fly with heart shaped plaque, many pink wild roses around
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & love, Oversize
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verse from front:-"A TOKEN OF MY LOVE I SEND WHICH LIKE THIS RING IT HATH NO END"
oblong single sheet, double fold, embossed
inside left I'VE A SECRET....MY VALENTINE-see scan
centre:-angel over gilt ring round couple cuddling with eyes closed, over TO MY VALENTINE
right:-pink wild roses
used in 1915

Size
15.2 x 21.5 cm., oversize
LOVE VOLUMES two old books, verse on cover KED&KGV Germany
LOVE VOLUMES two old books, verse on cover
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & love, Oversize
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single sheet and fold, detached circular strap to 'bind' the books
verse on cover:- IF YOU WILL LOOK WITHIN THIS BOOK BEFORE THE CLOCK STRIKES NINE, I THINK YOU'LL SEE A NOTE FROM ME, YOUR OWN TRUE VALENTINE
inside right:- SEE, I PAINTED THIS LITTLE GIRL ALL BY MYSELF I MADE IT FOR YOUR VALENTINE

Size
10.1 x 15.3 cm.
no front title, bluebird of happiness flies carrying bunches of violets KED&KGV Germany
no front title, bluebird of happiness flies carrying bunches of violets
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - or MONTREAL, DESIGNED (AT THE STUDIOS) IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN GERMANY

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oblong thick over & sheet secured by thread, single fold, very heavy embossing
first right:-WITH LOVE AND BEST WISHES FROM
second:- VALENTINE, SAINT VALENTINE! THRO' THE DAYS THAT CHANGE AND VARY HOW I LONGED FOR THIS OF THINE FOURTEENTH DAY OF FEBRUARY! LITTLE MISSIVE! FLY TO HER....GOLDEN RING

Author
SAMUEL K. COWAN M.A.
Size
11.5 x 23 cm., oversize
no front title, man & woman in old style dess in garden, she holds watering can, rose & fence back KED&KGV Germany
no front title, man & woman in old style dess in garden, she holds watering can, rose & fence back
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - or MONTREAL, DESIGNED (AT THE STUDIOS) IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN GERMANY

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die-cut single sheet, 2 folds to right & left flaps embossed
laps open to show on inside back left:-"MARY, MARY, QUITE CONTRARY, HOW DOES YOUR GARDEN GROW?" right:-"FULL OF ROSES AND PRETTY POSES, I GIVE YOU ONE - JUST SO!" centre:-"OF ALL THE FLOWERS SO SWEET AND FINE, I CHOOSE YOU FOR MY VALENTINE"

Size
7.8 x 10.9 cm.
ST. VALENTINE'S ALBUM in gilt above heart shaped red-rose bordered inset of angel, wild rose & ribbon design below KED&KGV Germany
ST. VALENTINE'S ALBUM in gilt above heart shaped red-rose bordered inset of angel, wild rose & ribbon design below
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - or MONTREAL, DESIGNED (AT THE STUDIOS) IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN GERMANY

Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single fold, very complex applique balloon & forget-me-not novelty that can not be scanned without damage, bluebirds of happiness fly inside with forget-me-nots

Size
11.8 x 17.6 cm. (oversize)
TO MY VALENTINE in gilt left, girl in old style dress stands facing front, looking left, face seen through perforation,applique silk bow & ivy KED&KGV Germany
TO MY VALENTINE in gilt left, girl in old style dress stands facing front, looking left, face seen through perforation,applique silk bow & ivy
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - or MONTREAL, DESIGNED (AT THE STUDIOS) IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN GERMANY

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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside left:-A HEART AS SOFT, A HEART AS SOUND AND FREE AS IN THE WHOLE WORLD THOU CANST FIND, THAT HEART I'LL GIVE TO THEE
right:- girl in yellow party dress holding purse

Size
12 x 17.2 cm. oversize
VALENTINE GREETINGS pretty girl in old style winter dress & muff,face seen through perforation, flowers applique KED&KGV Germany
VALENTINE GREETINGS pretty girl in old style winter dress & muff,face seen through perforation, flowers applique
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - or MONTREAL, DESIGNED (AT THE STUDIOS) IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN GERMANY

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-WHEN THOUGH ART NEAR ME, SORROWS SEEM TO FLY, AND THEN I THINK AS WELL I MAY, THAT ON THIS EARTH THEE IS NO ONE MORE BLEST THAN I.
right:-same pretty girl in old style summer dress
inside sheet may be missing

Size
12 x 17cm., oversize
ALL GOOD WISHES below forget-me-nots & lilies of the valley, floral marginal design KED&KGV Germany
ALL GOOD WISHES below forget-me-nots & lilies of the valley, floral marginal design
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & Love, Various
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY

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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside first right:- WITH BEST WISHES TO MY VALENTINE
second:-SWEETEST DREAMS BE YOURS, AND WHEN YOU WAKE DEAREST, MAY THERE BE IN YOUR GENTLE HEART FOR TRUE LOVE'S SAKE, SWEETEST THOUGHTS OF ME, WHETHER I WAKE OR SLEEP, TENDER AND TRUE OH, LADY OF MY LOVE, - MY HEART'S WITH YOU!

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8 x 12 cm.
GOOD WISHES below imp sitting on basket beside many violets, verse above KED&KGV Germany
GOOD WISHES below imp sitting on basket beside many violets, verse above
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & Love, Various
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY

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verse from front:-
oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds, purple margins, embossed
inside left:-black & white small sketch of cupid with quiver below flowers
right top:-SOMEONE
SOMEBODY SEND YOU A GREETING, SOMEBODY LONGS FOR A MEETING, SOMEONE IN THOUGHT EVER NEAR YOU, WISHING AND HOPING TO CHEER YOU: SOMEBODY SENDS YOU FOND LOVE. THE DEPTH OF THESE WISHES TO PROVE

Size
9 x 12 cm.
HAPPY DAYS snowbells and gilt designs KED&KGV Germany
HAPPY DAYS snowbells and gilt designs
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & Love, Various
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY

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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:- LOVING GREETINGS TO MY VALENTINE
below:- ONE ONLY FACE, ONE ONLY VOICE CAN MAKE MY CONSTANT HEART REJOICE, TIS ONLY IN ONE PAIR OF EYES I FIND MY EARTHLY PARADISE

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9.6 x 8.2 cm.
MERRY GREETINGS in gilt on green plaque, cat uses skipping rope, duck admires, watery rural background KED&KGV Germany
MERRY GREETINGS in gilt on green plaque, cat uses skipping rope, duck admires, watery rural background
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & Love, Various
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY

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oblong single sheet, , single fold, 3 narrow yellow/green margins, embossed
inside left:- large res heart applique
right top:-WITH LOVING WISHES TO MY VALENTINE.
below:-WILL YOU BE MY VALENTINE? I WILL BE SO KIND AND TRUE AND THE SUN SHALL ALWAYS SHINE ALWAYS SHINE ON ME AND YOU -- AND WE'LL ROAM SWEET FLOWERS AMONG HAPPY AS THE DAY IS LONG.

Artist
Helena J. Maguire( unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 12 cm.
TO GREET YOU in blue/gilt, cat lies by 3 kittens in wicker basket KED&KGV Germany
TO GREET YOU in blue/gilt, cat lies by 3 kittens in wicker basket
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Printed in Germany, Valentine & Love, Various
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK;with or w/o BERLIN - DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY

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oblong single sheet, single fold, 3 narrow blue margins, embossed
inside right top:-TO MY SWEETHEART
below:- I'M SAD TO BE SO FAR AWAY FROM MY VALENTINE TO-DAY, BUT WITH MY LOVE I SEND YOU THIS, AND A WARM AND LOVING KISS

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.6 x 10.4 cm.
YOU HAVE THE KEY TO MY HEART in red on blue heart with violet designed margins, key secured by ribbon KGV
YOU HAVE THE KEY TO MY HEART in red on blue heart with violet designed margins, key secured by ribbon
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (GV period), no place of manufacture, novelty
Set Comment

back base:-RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD,LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.

Item Comment

die-cut sheet, 4 folds, opens to show pretty girl & VALENTINE GREETINGS

Size
13.5 x 15 cm., oversize
A GREETINGE FAYRE 2 people in old style dress greet one another KGV England
A GREETINGE FAYRE 2 people in old style dress greet one another
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Printed in England, Valentine- edit
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED IN ENGLAND
editor's note: set title changed from other greetings, mixed to Valentine

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded,
inside right:-TO MY VALENTINE WITH BEST WISHES FOR MANY MANY DAYS OF HAPPINESS

Artist
A.M.
Size
11.5 x 15.3, oversize
TO MY VALENTINE Pierrot & Pierette on either side of door, cupid left KGV England
TO MY VALENTINE Pierrot & Pierette on either side of door, cupid left
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN (G.V. period), Printed in England, Valentine & Love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, COPYRIGHT LONDON, at base PRINTED IN ENGLAND

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oblong sheet single fold
inside top:-SWEET VALENTINE
below:-LOVELY LITTLE PERSON I THINK THAT YOU AND I COULD BE THE VERY BEST OF FRIENDS IF WE WERE JUST TO TRY. SUPPOSE THAT WE BEGIN RIGHT NOW, AND JUST TO GET A START, I'M SENDING YOU TO HAVE AND HOLD MY TRUE AND LOVING HEART!

Size
11.5 x 15.5 cm., oversize
LIKE THE IVY ON THE OLD GARDEN WALL --ivy, red heart in front of wall KGV England
LIKE THE IVY ON THE OLD GARDEN WALL --ivy, red heart in front of wall
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Valentine & Love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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die-cut single sheet, double fold, cream background & stock
inside left:- OF ALL THE ONES I HOLD MOST NEAR, I LOVE YOU BEST OF ALL! AND I WILL CLING TO YOU, MY DEAR, LIKE IVY ON THE WALL!
right:-MY HEART CLINGS TO YOU! MY VALENTINE over 2 red hearts

Size
16 x 11.5 cm., oversize
no front title lady in old style dress in front of red heart KGV England
no front title lady in old style dress in front of red heart
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Valentine & Love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, ribbon front left, comes boxed
inside back top- MY VALENTINE
below:-I SEND THIS LITTLE MESSENGER FROM FAR AWAY TO GREET A LADY WHO IS LOVELIER EVERY TIME WE MEET. A LADY WHO HAS POWER TO STIR MY HEART WITH MEMORIES SWEET, IF SHE LOVES ME AS I LOVE HER THEN LIFE WILL BE COMPLETE

Size
11.3 x 13.5 cm., oversize
IF HEARTS GREW IN A GARDEN....fantasy hearts growing left, watering can on pavement KGVI England
IF HEARTS GREW IN A GARDEN....fantasy hearts growing left, watering can on pavement
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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verse from front:- IF HEARTS GREW IN A GARDEN I HOPE YOU'D SETTLE ON MINE, AND NOT FLUTTER BY LIKE A BUTTERFLY, MY OWN SWEET VALENTINE
oblong sheet, double folded, one red margin
inside right:-YOU ARE MY HEART'S DESIRE VALENTINE MINE!

Size
14.2 x 11.3 cm.
I'M WISHING I COULD SEND TO YOU, verse.. THIS LOVING heart OF MINE, kitten & puppy sit before wardrobe KGVI England
I'M WISHING I COULD SEND TO YOU, verse.. THIS LOVING heart OF MINE, kitten & puppy sit before wardrobe
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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verse from front:- I'M WISHING I COULD SEND TO YOU A PUPPY OR A CAT I WISH I HAD A FROCK FOR YOU A FUR COAT OR A HAT; BUT I, ALAS! HAVE NONE OF THESE, AND SO, SWEET VALENTINE, I'M MAKING YOU A PRESENT OF THIS LOVING heart OF MINE.
oblong sheet, double folded, one red margin
inside right:-TO MY OWN DARLING VALENTINE

Size
14.3 x 11.3 cm.
I'VE WATERED IT WITH CARE ..verse stylised red rose & garden tools in greenhouse KGVI England
I'VE WATERED IT WITH CARE ..verse stylised red rose & garden tools in greenhouse
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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verse from front:- I'VE WATERED IT WITH CARE AND WATCHED IT DAY BY DAY BECAUSE IT IS THE FLOWER WITH WHICH I WANT TO SAY, " MY HEART IS ALL YOUR OWN, AND I'M HOPING YOURS IS MINE - OH, TAKE POT LUCK WITH ME AND BE MY VALENTINE!"
oblong sheet, double folded, one red margin
inside right:-TO MY VALENTINE WITH ALL MY LOVE

Size
14.3 x 11.3 cm.
MY VALENTINE in red, verse BECAUSE I'M NOT...fox fur & casket of jewels left KGVI England
MY VALENTINE in red, verse BECAUSE I'M NOT...fox fur & casket of jewels left
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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verse from front:- BECAUSE I'M NOT A MILLIONAIRE I CAN'T SEND FURS OR JEWELS RARE BUT I'M SENDING YOU MY heart in red TO-DAY OH WEAR IT NEXT TO YOURS, I PRAY
oblong sheet, double folded, one red margin
inside right:-TO GREET MY DEAREST VALENTINE

Size
14.5 x 11.2 cm.
VALENTINE MINE! in white on red heart seen through perforation above verse, blue bird perched on L KGVI England
VALENTINE MINE! in white on red heart seen through perforation above verse, blue bird perched on L
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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verse from front:-YOUR LOVED IS THE SUNSHINE, DEAR, THAT MAKES LIFE FAIR AND BRIGHT, THE THOUGHT OF YOU BRINGS ME CHEER EASCH MOMENT FROM MORN TILL NIGHT, I THINK OF YOU GLADLY WHEN I AWAKE AND WELCOME THE DAY FOR YOUR SWEET SAKE
oblong sheet, double folded, marginal floral design
inside right: I GIVE YOU MY HEART

Size
10.2 x 14 cm.
VALENTINE MINE! in white on red heart seen through perforation above verse,, sundial & flowers left, cottage back KGVI England
VALENTINE MINE! in white on red heart seen through perforation above verse,, sundial & flowers left, cottage back
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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verse from front:-TAKE THIS LOVING WISH I'M SENDING, LET IT SAY I THINK OF YOU, PRAY THAT EVERY PASSING HOUR, DEAR, BRINGS SOME GLADNESS DEEP AND TRUE; MAY YOUR PATHWAY STILL BE SUNLIT THOUGH THE SKIES ARE GREY ABOVE AND REMEMBER NOW AND ALWAYS YOU HAVE ALL MY FONDEST LOVE!
oblong sheet, double folded,
inside right: YOU'RE THE ONE MY VALENTINE! below window & flowers

Size
10.2 x 14 cm.
DEAREST VALENTINE in gilt below heart shaped inset of girl in old style dress, floral border to heart KGVI England
DEAREST VALENTINE in gilt below heart shaped inset of girl in old style dress, floral border to heart
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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oblong sheet, single fold, pink background
inside right top:-WITH ALL MY LOVE
below:-PERHAPS YOU WONDER WHAT IT MEANS, THIS LOVING HEART OF MINE; THE ANSWER'S EASY, SIMPLY THIS YOU ARE MY VALENTINE!

Size
12.3 x 15 cm., oversize
FOR MY VALENTINE on red background surrounding heart shaped floral inset, pretty woman in old style dress KGVI England
FOR MY VALENTINE on red background surrounding heart shaped floral inset, pretty woman in old style dress
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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oblong sheet, double folded, 3 yellow & white margins
inside right top:-TO MY DARLING
below:-IF BUT THIS CARD COULD BRING TO YOU ONE HALF THE LOVE MY FOND HEART HOLDS, WHAT BURNING THOUGHTS AND WISHES TRUE YOU'D FIND TO-DAY WITHIN ITS FOLDS!

Size
12.4 x 11.5 cm., oversize