SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Bavaria, Birthday, Floral

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logo over TRADE MARK --BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT-- 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 BAVARIA, with or without COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES

Items in Set

A HEARTY GREETING (A illuminated), blue forget-me-nots & ginkgo leaves on both flaps, embossed
QV Bavaria
A HEARTY GREETING (A illuminated), blue forget-me-nots & ginkgo leaves on both flaps, embossed
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die-cut single sheet,double fold & cut to give right & perforated left flaps, serrated & irregular edges
inside centre left:-ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
right:- HAPPINESS SURROUND YOUR WAY BOTH ON THIS AND EVERY DAY; FILLING ALL THE YEAR WITH LIGHT DWELLING WITH YOU DAY AND NIGHT - HOPE TO BLESS YOU - JOYS TO CHEER - HAPPY BIRTHDAY - HAPPY YEAR

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
10.2 x 8 cm.
Categories
ALL GOOD WISHES on 3 pale pink bells set in complex perforated design below purple chysanthemums, embossed
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ALL GOOD WISHES on 3 pale pink bells set in complex perforated design below purple chysanthemums, embossed
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give top & back flaps, irregular edges
inside back top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below- ACCEPT THIS WISH AND MAY IT BE A HARBINGER OF JOY FOR THEE.

Size
10.7 x 6.9 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES in glittered green across perforation, white daisies with yellow centres left & in complex embossed front design
QV Bavaria
BEST WISHES in glittered green across perforation, white daisies with yellow centres left & in complex embossed front design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold cut to give back & smaller front flaps, serrated edges
inside back top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- LOOK FORWARD THIS GLAD BIRTHDAY MORNING, AND LEAVING OLD SORROWS BEHIND, AWAKE TO THE NEW DAYS ADORNING FRESH GLORIES AND GLADNESS TO FIND
horseshoe left on inside back

Author
W.H. SEAL
Size
15.2 x 7.6 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES (W illuminated) in gilt, ribbon of pink roses vertically across white perforated design
QV Bavaria
BEST WISHES (W illuminated) in gilt, ribbon of pink  roses vertically across white perforated design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:- A SIMPLE WISH AND GREETING TAKE FROM ME, NO FLORID PHRASES INSINCERE AND HOLLOW THE HAPPIEST OF BIRTHDAYS MAY YOURS BE, BRIGHT OMEN FOR A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
7.6 x 14.2 cm.
Categories
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS right, mignonette in blue bowl, blue & white cobweb perforated marginal design
QV Bavaria
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS right, mignonette in blue bowl, blue & white cobweb perforated marginal design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, very irregular edges, embossed
inside right top:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- "MANY HAPPY RETURNS", THESE WORDS TO-DAY WILL MANY A HEART-FELT WISH CONVEY. LET MINE RE-ECHO WITH THE REST - THAT LOVED, AND JOY, THE TRUET, BEST, MAY CROWN THY LIFE, AND EVERY YEAR SHALL GROW FOR THEE, MORE SWEET AND DEAR.

Author
E.A.L. KNIGHT
Size
16 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
BLESSINGS on white background below white daisies with glittered centers, embossed
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BLESSINGS on white background below white daisies with glittered centers, embossed
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die-cut single sheet,single fold to give left & right flaps, irregular edges
inside right top:- A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- LOOK TO HIM WHO ONCE WAS WILLING ALL HIS GLORIES TO RESIGN, THAT, FOR THE LAW FULFILLING ALL HIS MERIT MIGHT BE THINE - STRIVE TO FOLLOW DAY BY DAY WHERE HIS FOOTSTEPS MARK THE WAY.
used in 1897

Author
FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGALL
Size
8.5 x 13.8 cm.
Categories
GOOD WISHES in gilt on white panel surrounded on 3 sides by purple forget-me-nots, perforated lattice left
QV Bavaria
GOOD WISHES in gilt on white panel surrounded on 3 sides by purple forget-me-nots, perforated lattice left
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die-cut single sheet,single fold & cut to give perforated left & smaller right flaps, irregular edges
insider right top:- HAPPY THOUGHTS ATTEND YOUR BIRTHDAY
below:-SOME RAIN INTO EACH LIFE MUST FALL BUT LET THE YEARS BRING WHAT THEY MAY GOD BLESS YOUR BIRTHDAY AND MAY ALL BRIGHT BLESSINGS CLUSTER ROUND TO-DAY

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.5 x 10.5 cm.
Categories
GREETING in grassy greeen, violets above & below white perforated vertical lattice
QV Bavaria
GREETING in grassy greeen, violets above & below white perforated vertical lattice
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:-FORTUNE GUIDE YOU ON ITS FAIREST FLOOD TO ALL SUCCESS AND LIFE'S SUPREMEST GOOD.

Size
10.2 x 9 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS(G illuminated) centrally across major perforation, green mignonette above & below, embossed
QV Bavaria
GREETINGS(G illuminated) centrally across major perforation, green mignonette above &  below, embossed
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges
inside centre top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY TO YOU
below:- EVERY JOY, TO-DAY I SEND YOU, THAT CAN FILL THIS EARTH OF OURS; MAY YOUR LIFR BE FILLED WITH SUNSHINE,AND YOUR PATHWAY STREWN WITH FLOWERS.

Author
M. CLARK
Size
8.3 x 14.5 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS in gilt across front over white design surrounded by many purple & white panses, irregularn edges
QV Bavaria
GREETINGS in gilt across front over white design surrounded by many purple & white panses, irregularn edges
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY.
below:- BIRTHDAY HOURS SO SWEETLY WINGING BE THEY BRIGHT WITH HOPES THE SWEETEST, MAY THE FUTURE YEARS BE BRINGING BUT FULFILMENT THEIR COMPLETEST

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 13 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS in gilt below white anemones & perforated central design, pink background, embossed
QV Bavaria
GREETINGS in gilt below white anemones & perforated central design, pink background, embossed
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die-cut single sheet,single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges
inside centre top:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY TO YOU
below:- MAY EACH COMING BIRTHDAY BE BRIGHTER THAN THE LAST FOR THEE

Size
7.3 x 10.8 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS in gilt on white & gilt design, coils of blue forget-me-nots & a green ribbon embossed
QV Bavaria
GREETINGS in gilt on white & gilt design, coils of blue forget-me-nots & a green ribbon embossed
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges
inside centre top:- WITH GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below:- MAY GOD WITH MANY GLAD RETURNS BLESS THIS AUSPICIOUS DAY, AND, WITH HIS SWEETEST GIFTS IN STORE,MAKE GLAD YOUR ONWARD WAY.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
14 x 7.3 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS in gilt on white plaque left crossing major perforation, lilac right, purple/pink background , embossed
QV Bavaria
GREETINGS in gilt on white plaque left crossing major perforation, lilac right, purple/pink background , embossed
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:-"HAPPY DAYS AND MANY"
below:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY TO YOU FROM

Author
TENNYSON
Size
9.5 x 11.3 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS on brown background, red tulips below, perforated marginal design with stylised leaves
QV Bavaria
GREETINGS on brown background, red tulips below, perforated marginal design with stylised leaves
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 2 irregular edges
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below:- SOME RAIN INTO EACH LIFE MUST FALL BUT LET THE YEARS BRING WHAT THEY MAY....ROUND YOUR WAY

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 8.5 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS in gilt on glittered moon shaped inset, perforations, purple iris above & below, embossed
QV Bavaria
HAPPY DAYS in gilt on glittered moon shaped inset, perforations, purple iris above & below, embossed
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, irregular edges
inside centre top:- A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- MAY THE HOURS SO SWIFTLY WINGING BRING YOU PUREST BIRTHDAY JOY MAY THE FUTURE YEARS BE BRINGING HAPPINESS WITHOUT ALLOY.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 13 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS in gilt on white plaque, lilies of the valley above & below, embossed
QV Bavaria
HAPPY DAYS in gilt on white plaque, lilies of the valley above & below, embossed
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below:- A WEALTH OF TRIED AND TRUSTY FRIENDS AND EVERY JOY WHICH TIME BESTOWS BE THINE THIS HAPPY DAWNING YEAR AND EVERY HOUR THE FUTURE SHOWS!

Author
W. G. GALLAGHER
Size
7.4 x 13 cm.
Categories
HEALTH HAPPINESS PROSPERITY in gilt on 3 bells, ferns around, much perforated white background
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HEALTH HAPPINESS PROSPERITY in gilt on 3 bells, ferns around, much perforated white background
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give smaller top & bottom flaps
inside back top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:- BE IT NOW MY GLAD EMPLOY TO WISH YOU EVERY BIRTHDAY JOY

Size
11 x 6.6cm.
Categories
HEARTY WISHES in gilt surrounded by forget-me-nots, ivy leaves at the bottom
QV Bavaria
HEARTY WISHES in gilt surrounded by forget-me-nots, ivy leaves at the bottom
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die-cut single sheet, two folds to give left & right flaps
on bottom near ivy, cover reads:- HAPPINESS, REMEMBRANCE, KIND THOUGHTS
inside:- ALL JOY ATTEND YOUR BIRTHDAY
below:- A HAPPY BIRTHDAY MAY IT BE, THE ONWARD PATH LIE FAIR AND CLEAR, OF HOPES THE DEAREST MAY YOU SEE FULFILMENT IN THE COMING YEAR

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9.0 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
LIVE LONG AND HAPPY, BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in gilt, 4 diamond shaped insets across both flaps, perforations, 2 with pansies, one rural view, embossed
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LIVE LONG AND HAPPY, BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in gilt, 4 diamond shaped insets across both flaps, perforations, 2 with pansies, one rural view, embossed
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet,double fold & cut to give left & right flaps, serrated & irregular edges
inside centre top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- LOOK FORWARD THIS BIRTHDAY MORNING AND LEAVING OLD SORROWS BEHIND, AWAKE TO THE NEW DAY ADORNING FRESH GLORIES AND GLADNESS TO FIND

Author
W.H. SEAL
Size
14.3 x 8 cm.
Categories
MANY HAPPY RETURNS in gilt, white anemone on star design on small front flap , embossed
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MANY HAPPY RETURNS in gilt, white anemone on star design on small front flap , embossed
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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give small front & right flaps, many serrated edges
inside right top:-"MY PRESENCE SHALL GO WITH THEE" EXOD XXXIII 14
below:- TAKE MY LIFE AND LET IT BE CONSECRATED, LORD, TO THEE.

Author
FRANCES RIDLEY HAVERGALL
Size
9.5 x 6.4 cm.
Categories
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY in silver below embossed white anemones coming through window
QV Bavaria
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY in silver below embossed white anemones coming through window
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & narrow right flaps
inside right top:-TRUST IN THE LORD WITH ALL THINE HEART
below:- THE FATHER'S HAND HATH EVER BEEN NERVED WITH ALMIGHTY POWER IN CHILD-LIKE TRUST THEN LET US LEAN UPON ITS STRENGTH EACH HOUR

Author
CHARLOTTE MURRAY
Size
7.8 x 14.5 cm.
Categories
no front title, pink wild roses over both flaps
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no front title, pink wild roses over both flaps
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die-cut single sheet, double fold with front flap folded again to give left & right flaps, perforations, embossed
inside centre top:-"YOUR HEART'S DESIRES BE WITH YOU"
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Author
SHAKESPEARE
Size
8.5 x 11 cm.
Categories
no front title, pink wild roses over both flaps, 2 glittered horseshoes hanging from blue ribbon, embossed
QV Bavaria
no front title, pink wild roses over both flaps, 2 glittered horseshoes hanging from blue ribbon, embossed
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet,double fold & cut to give left & right flaps, serrated & irregular edges
inside centre top:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- A BIRTHDAY BRIGHT WITH LOVES OWN LIGHT - FAIR BE EACH GIFT IT BEARS, AND MAY IT USHER IN A TRAIN OF BRIGHT AND HAPPY YEARS

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10.2 x 8 cm.
Categories
no front title, purple pansies over silver star perforated design, embossed
QV Bavaria
no front title, purple pansies over silver star perforated design, embossed
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 serrated edges
inside right top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:- OLD FASHIONS CHANGE FOR NEW BUT FRIENDSHIP LEARNS NO KINDLIER WISH THAN "MANY HAPPY RETURNS"

Size
6.5 x 9.2 cm.
Categories
REMEMBRANCE in gilt, blue forget-me-nots in white/gilt perforated design, embossed
QV Bavaria
REMEMBRANCE in gilt, blue forget-me-nots in white/gilt perforated design, embossed
Item Comment

die-cut cover & single sheet secured with ribbon, single folds to give left & right flaps, irregular edges
inside first right:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY FROM
second:- A BIRTHDAY WISH I SEND YOU GOOD FORTUNE AYE BEFRIEND YOU AS YEAR BY YEAR SPEEDS PAST, GOOD LUCK FOR AYE ATTEND YOU, HOPE NE'ER FAIL TO LEND YOU HER SUNSHINE TO THE LAST.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10 x 15.5 cm
Categories
REMEMBRANCE(R illuminated) on white plaque across green perforated design with fern & succulent leavesperforated design, embossed
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REMEMBRANCE(R illuminated) on white plaque across green perforated design with fern & succulent leavesperforated design, embossed
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 serrated edges
inside right top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY TO YOU
below:- A WEALTH OF BLISS FOREVER NEW MAKE GLAD YOUR DAY OF BIRTH, AND FRIENDSHIP FIRM AND RICHES TRUE MAKE GLAD FOR THE THE EARTH.

Author
W.J. GALLAGHER
Size
10 x 15.5 cm.
Categories
THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE in gilt on plaque right surrounded by elaborate perforated design of white daisies with yellow centres
QV Bavaria
THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE in gilt on plaque right surrounded by elaborate perforated design of white daisies with yellow centres
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps irregular edges
inside right top:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- A WISH UPON YOUR BIRTHDAY MORN FROM ME, RIGHT MANY BIRTHDAYS MAY YOU SEE

Size
11 x 6 cm.
Categories
TO GREET YOU in gilt on lower flap pink rose on upper, gilt marginal design
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TO GREET YOU in gilt on lower flap pink rose on upper, gilt marginal design
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, double fold to give upper & lower flaps
inside right top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY TO YOU
below:- AMONG THE GREETINGS SENT TO YOU ON THIS YOUR NATAL DAY MAY MINE AMONG THE REST RING TRUE, AND CHEER YOU ON YOUR WAY.

Author
E.N.
Size
11.5 x 6.5 cm.
Categories
TO GREET YOUR BIRTHDAY in gilt on white plaque, forget-me-nots, perforated, on 3 sides, blue left stripe
QV Bavaria
TO GREET YOUR BIRTHDAY in gilt on white plaque, forget-me-nots, perforated, on 3 sides, blue left stripe
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:-ALL HAPPINESS MEETR YOU WITH HOPE IN ITS TRAIN AT EVERY WIND OF ITS WAY. MY HEART'S IN THE WORDS AS I WISH YOU AGAIN MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.7 x 13 cm.
Categories
WITH ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt on white plaque below white daisies, perforated white design right
QV Bavaria
WITH ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt on white plaque below white daisies, perforated white design right
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, 3 irregular edges
inside right top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:- OLD FASHIONS CHANGE FOR NEW BUT FRIENDSHIP LEARNS NO KINDLIER WISH THAN "MANY HAPPY RETURNS"

Size
6.2 x 10.9 cm.
Categories
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, ribbon of pink wild roses vertically, white perforated marginal design with stylised leaves
QV Bavaria
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt, ribbon of pink wild roses vertically, white perforated marginal design with stylised leaves
Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right top:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- SUNNY SKIES AND FRAGRANT FLOWERS FILL WITH JOY YOUR BIRTHDAY HOURS, BLESS TO-DAY AND STAY WITH YOU, ALL THE COMING BRIGHT YEAR THROUGH.

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
7.8 x 14.5 cm.
Categories