SET: Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Prussia, Christmas & New Year, violets

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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN PRUSSIA -- with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

Items in Set

FAIR DAYS TO YOU in gilt above & below sprays of violets
KED&QA Prussia
FAIR DAYS TO YOU in gilt above & below sprays of violets
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold to give left & right much perforated flaps
inside first right top:-TO WISH YOU HAPPINESS AND ALL GOOD GIFTS.
below:- REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second right :-SWEET MEMORY ONLY KINDLY HEARTS BE NEAR YOU THROUGH THE HOURS OF CHRISTMASTIDE, AND THE LOVING WORDS THAT CHEER YOU IN YOUR MEMORY AYE ABIDE

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
6.8 x 13.5 cm.
Categories
FAIR DAYS TO YOU in gilt below spray of violets
KED&QA Prussia
FAIR DAYS TO YOU in gilt below spray of violets
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die-cut cover & single sheet,secured by wool, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside first right top:-GOD BLESS YOU, AND MAKE BEAUTIFUL YOUR WAY WITH FLOWERS OF PEACE AND LOVE
below:- GLAD GREETING AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second right :-NO CHILLY SNOW, BUT SAFE BELOW, A MILLION BUDS ARE SLEEPING; NO WINTRY DAYS, BUT FAIR SPRING RAYS ARE SWIFTLY ONWARD SWEEPING....ENDS IN QUIET REST

Author
FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGALL
Size
7.7 x 14.7 cm.
Categories
FAIR DAYS TO YOU in gilt, two styles of white embossed flowers below clovers
KED&QA Prussia
FAIR DAYS TO YOU in gilt, two styles of white embossed flowers below clovers
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cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM
second sheet:- NOW CHRISTMAS ONCE AGAIN HAS BROUGHT ITS GLOWING TRAIN OF SOCIAL JOYS, BRIGHT HOPES, AND MEMORIES SWEET, MY HEART GOES OUT TO YOU, WITH WISHES WARM AND TRUE, WHILE ONCE AGAIN WARM GREETINGS I REPEAT

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.3 x 13.3 cm.
Categories
WITH MY LOVE in gilt, bundle of violets above
KED&QA Prussia
WITH MY LOVE in gilt, bundle of violets above
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cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, embossed
inside right top:- "MAY THAT SIDE THE SUN'S UPON BE ALL THAT E'ER SHALL MEET THY GLANCES" - MOORE
below:- WITH LOVING WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
second sheet:- I AM SENDING YOU MY GREETING FOR THE SEASON THAT IS HERE, AND YOU'LL KNOW THAT IN AFFECTION AND FOND WISHES I AM NEAR; MAY THE TIES THAT BIND US, STRENGHTEN WITH EACH CHRISTMAS THAT GOES BY, AND THE NEW YEAR BRING GLAD MEETINGS AS ITS BRIGHT DAYS PAST US FLY - H.M. BURNSIDE

Author
MOORE/ H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 15.8 cm.
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