SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Holly & Mistletoe

Set Information edit

Set Comment

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 AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY -- with or without COPYRIGHT

Items in Set

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A GOLDEN 1900 on red sun, holly leaves & berries & mistletoe at top of front flap
QV Saxony
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A GOLDEN 1900 on red sun, holly leaves & berries & mistletoe at top of front flap
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, irregular edges top & bottom
inside right top:- BE MERRY ALL, BE MERRY ALL , WITH HOLLY DRESS THE FESTIVE HALL....MERRY CHRISTMAS
below:- HEARTY CHRISTMAS AND ALL GOOD WISHES -- FROM

Author
W. R. SPENCER
Size
7.5 x 14.2 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES(with B & W illuminated) on inset among mistletoe leaves & berries & berried holly
QV Saxony
BEST WISHES(with B & W illuminated) on inset among mistletoe leaves & berries & berried holly
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges, heavily perforated front
inside right:top:- "MAY ALL THE HOURS BE WING'D WITH JOY"
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

Author
BYRON
Size
8.3 x 12.6 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES(with B & W illuminated) on inset among mistletoe leaves & berries & berried holly
QV Saxony
BEST WISHES(with B & W illuminated) on inset among mistletoe leaves & berries & berried holly
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges, heavily perforated front
inside right:top:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- THIS JOYFUL SEASON DULY BRINGS A CHEERY WORD TO YOU, MAY PLEASANT WAYS AND HAPPY DAYS BE YOURS, THE WHOLE YEAR THROUGH
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.3 x 12.6 cm.
Categories
CHRISTMAS in gilt below embossed glittered holly around large perforation revealing winter rural scene on first page
QV Saxony
CHRISTMAS in gilt below embossed glittered holly around large perforation revealing winter rural scene on first page
Item Comment

die-cut cover & single sheets secured by ribbon, irregular edges
inside second page top:- SINCERE WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- THE FASHIONS CHANGE WITH PASSING YEARS, BUT WINTER STILL BRINGS SNOW AND RIME, AND STILL THE LOVE THAT WARMS AND CHEERS AWAKES AT HAPPY CHRISTMAS-TIME

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.4 x 11.7 cm.
Categories
CHRISTMAS in green on right flap, group of carol singers left, holly berries & leaves under perforated top
QV Saxony
CHRISTMAS in green on right flap, group of carol singers left, holly berries & leaves under perforated top
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die-cut single sheet, double fold, irregular edges
inside centre top:- A JOYFUL CHRISTMAS TO YOU.
below:-GOD REST YE, LITTLE CHILDREN, LET NOTHING YOU AFFRIGHT, FOR JESUS CHRIST, YOUR SAVIOUR WAS BORN THIS HAPPY NIGHT . ALONG THE HILLS OF GALILEE THE WHITE FLOCKS SLEEPING LAY, WHEN CHRIST, THE CHILD OF NAZARETH WAS BORN ON CHRISTMAS DAY.

Size
10.9 x 14.4 cm.
Categories
CHRISTMAS (with C glittered) on golden inset among three yellow bells & mistletoe leaves & berries
QV Saxony
CHRISTMAS (with C glittered) on golden inset among three yellow bells & mistletoe leaves & berries
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & narrow right flaps, serrated & irregular edges
inside right:- HEARTY WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Size
6.8 x 9.3 cm.
Categories
EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt on silvery inset above holly, designed perforated background
QV Saxony
EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt  on silvery inset above holly, designed perforated background
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, irregular top & bottom edges
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- CHRISTMAS BRIGHT AND SUNNY WITH THE JOY NO TIME OUTWEARS, WITH THE JOY THAT ONLY DEEPENS,WITH THE SWIFT SUCCEEDING YEARS

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.8 x 13.5 cm.
Categories
GOOD WISHES in gilt below holly above & below winter rural inset all set in blue ribbon perforated design
QV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt below holly above & below winter rural inset all set in blue ribbon perforated design
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die-cut single sheet,single fold, irregular edges
inside right top:- BRIGHT AND HAPPY BE YOUR YULETIDE
below:- I SEND A WISH THAT DEEP AND TRUE MAY BE THE JOY YULE BRINGS TO YOU -- A WORD OF HOPE, AND BLITHE GOOD CHEER-- TO SPEED YOU THROUGH THE COMING YEAR

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7 x 14.4 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS(G illuminated) holly & mistletoe above left
QV Saxony
GREETINGS(G illuminated) holly & mistletoe above left
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, hexagonal shape 5 serrated edges
inside centre:- HEARTY GREETINGS AND GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

Size
9.3 x 15 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS(G illuminated) in gilt, black & gilt in front of three vertical stylised holly twigs on white silvered scroll
QV Saxony
GREETINGS(G illuminated) in gilt, black & gilt in front of three vertical stylised holly twigs on white silvered scroll
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, cut to give appearance of double front, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:- "OLD DAYS COME BACK TO MEMORY"
below:- MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS PROVE BRIGHT AND HAPPY FROM

Size
10 x 9.3 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS in gilt below circular inset of 2 robins perched on bowl,& another flies, holly & mistletoe in 4 corners
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt below circular inset of 2 robins perched on bowl,& another flies, holly & mistletoe in 4 corners
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- A THOUSAND GLAD GOOD WISHES TAKE ONCE MORE DEAR HEART FROM ME, MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS DAY BE MERRY, MAY YOUR NEW YEAR HAPPY BE!

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 11.5 cm.
Categories
HEARTY GREETINGS on right flap below holly & mistletoe
QV Saxony
HEARTY GREETINGS on right flap below holly & mistletoe
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, double fold, narrow left flap, 2 edges scalloped
inside centre top:- ALL HAPPINESS FOR CHRISTMAS
below:- IT'S EASY QUITE TO SEND A CHRISTMAS CARD, TO WRITE YOUR WISHES ON IT'S VERY HARD, BUT SINCE I WISH YOU ALL THAT'S GOOD YOUR OWN DESIRES OF COURSE ARE UNDERSTOOD.

Author
G. SHAW
Size
8.7 x 11.7 cm.
Categories
HEARTY WISHES in gilt below rural inset, holly on right flap, embossed design
QV Saxony
HEARTY WISHES in gilt below rural inset, holly on right flap, embossed design
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges
inside centre :- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM

Size
12.6 x 7.8 cm.
Categories
HEARTY WISHES on folded up corner of heavily perforated top flap, holly along card margins
QV Saxony
HEARTY WISHES on folded up corner of heavily perforated top flap, holly along card margins
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, triple fold, 3 serrated edges
inside centre:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU -- FROM
small insets including tiny birds,umbrella & blue sun on front & back of top flap & centre back

Size
9.6 x 16.4 cm.
Categories
HEARTY XMAS GREETINGS inset, stylised holly & YOURS TRULY on perforated back flap
QV Saxony
HEARTY XMAS GREETINGS inset, stylised holly &  YOURS TRULY on perforated back flap
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, double fold giving top & side flaps, sheet attached by ribbon affecting scan, 3 lightly scalloped edges
inside centre:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM on attached sheet
artist signed image of man about to fall off huntsman's horse at a jump

Artist
HARRY PAYNE
Size
8 x 12 cm.
Categories
JOY on left flap with holly & mistletoe,more on right flap
QV Saxony
JOY on left flap with holly & mistletoe,more on right flap
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to gived left & right flaps, irregular & irregular top & bottom edges
inside centre top:- SINCERE CHRISTMAS WISHES
below:- A HAPPY YULE, ALL BRIGHT AND CALM, AND CHEERED BY WISHES GLAD AND WARM

Size
8.4 x 11.7 cm.
Categories
no front title, 3 gilt glittered perforated horseshoes across both front flaps in front of berried holly
QV Saxony
no front title, 3 gilt glittered perforated horseshoes across both front flaps in front of berried holly
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, double fold, serrated edges
inside right top in gilt:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MAY CHRISTMASTIDE BRING PEACE TO YOU WITH JOY AND ALL THAT'SSWEETLY BRIGHT AND MAY EACH DAY THAT PEACE RENEW AND SHED ON YOU ITS RUBY LIGHT.

Author
R.O.N.
Size
7.8 x 9.8 cm.
Categories
no front title, holly & bells above large perforation cut to reveal winer landscape on folded back page, mistletoe below
QV Saxony
no front title, holly &  bells above large perforation cut to reveal winer landscape on folded back page, mistletoe below
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, triple folded, 3 almost straight edges
inside centre:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- MAY CHRISTMAS-TIDE ON YOU BESTOW THE PUREST JOYS THAT HEART CAN KNOW

Size
5.8 x 11.3 cm.
Categories
no front title, spray of silvered mistletoe with white berries on top flap
QV Saxony
no front title, spray of silvered mistletoe with white berries on top flap
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, double fold, to top & bottom flaps, 2 serrated edges
inside centre top:- FRAME YOUR MIND TO MIRTH AND MERRIMENT WHICH BARS A THOUSAND HARMS AND LENGTHENS LIFE.
below:- WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
10.5 x 7 cm.
Categories
REMEMBRANCE in white below rural inset with windmill, holly left & above, embossed design
QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE in white below rural inset with windmill, holly left & above, embossed design
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:- "GREETINGS UNTO YOU AND KINDLY THOUGHTS"
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Size
12.8 x 8 cm.
Categories
WARM WISHES (W's illuminated) on leaf shaped card, holly above & left
QV Saxony
WARM WISHES (W's illuminated) on leaf shaped card, holly above & left
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 very irregular edges
inside centre top:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- A HEARTY GREETING, THIS FROM ME - A WISH SINCERELY TRUE, THRICE HAPPY MAY THE SEASONS BE THAT LIE IN STORE FOR YOU.

Author
ANTONY TEMPLEMORE
Size
9.2 x 14 cm.
Categories
WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS behind holly and bells
QV Saxony
WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS behind holly and bells
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, 2 folds, embossed
inside left:- GOOD CHEER
inside right:- OLD CHRISTMAS COMES BUT ONCE A YEAR, HIS REASONS, NATURE MUST EXPLAIN; SO MAY HE BRING ENOUGH GOOD CHEER TO LAST YOU TILL HE COMES AGAIN

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
8.4 x 12.8 cm.
Categories
XMAS in gilt at top & central flaps showing holly & greetings surrounded bystylised holly leaves & berries
QV Saxony
XMAS in gilt  at top & central flaps showing holly  & greetings surrounded bystylised holly leaves & berries
Item Comment

die-cut heavy single sheet, single folds, cut to 3 flaps, 4 irregular edges
inside first right:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
second::- TWINE THE GAY HOLLY FOR ALL SHOLD BE JOLLY: WHILE JOY BELLS ARE RINGING O'ER HILL AND LEA, BLITHE BE YOUR GREETINGS AND MERRY YOUR MEEETINGS AND HERE;S TO YOUR HEALTH IN A THREE TIMES THREE
third:--Tuck logo & information

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10.5 x 115 cm.
Categories
XMAS in red & gilt on pink inset surrounded by holly leaves & berries on heavily perforated front flap
QV Saxony
XMAS  in red & gilt on pink inset surrounded by holly leaves & berries on heavily perforated front flap
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:- "MAY ALL THE HOURS ... WING'D WITH JOY"
below:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM

Author
BYRON
Size
8.4 x 12.8 cm.
Categories