SET: Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Printed in England, Christmas & New Year, birds

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

Items in Set

A HAPPY CHRISTMAS verse, bluebirds of happiness, perhaps English robins perched round winter rural cottage scene
KGV England
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS verse, bluebirds of happiness, perhaps English robins perched round winter rural cottage scene
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verse from front:-A LITTLE BIRD CAME TO MY WINDOW THIS MORNING AND TAPPED THE PANE, AND BADE ME AWAKE, FOR CHRISTMAS HAS COME WITH ITS JOYS AGAIN.
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread
inside left:-bells printed in grey
right top:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-SOMETHING KIND AND SOMETHING TRUE I MUST SAY AGAIN TO YOU, SOMETHING NEW AND SOMETHING OLD,WITH GOOD WISHES ARE RETOLD, ......CHRISTMAS BRING

Author
ADELA WILKINS
Size
10 x 13.4 cm.
Categories
BLUEBIRDS FOR HAPPINESS branch with five bluebirds of happiness perched on top
KGV England
BLUEBIRDS FOR HAPPINESS branch with five bluebirds of happiness perched on top
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oblong cover & sheet secured by string
inside left:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO FOLLOW (comes in different typeface)
right:- THERE'S HAPPINESS IN STORE FOR YOU! HOW DO I KNOW? A SONG BIRD IN THE GARDEN TOLD ME SO. AND WHILE HE TRILLED HIS JOYOUS LITTLE BIT, THE SUN WAS SMILING AT THE THOUGHT OF IT

Size
12.5 x 9.5 cm., oversize
Categories
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS english robin perched on fence behind holly
KGV England
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS english robin perched on fence behind holly
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- JUST A MERRY LITTLE SONG O'ER AND O'ER REPEATING IN YOUR EARS TO LINGER LONG A KINDLY CHRISTMAS GREETING A SUNNY SMILING MERRY DAY! NE'ER A CLOUD O'ERTAKE IT. A SUNNY SMILING MERRY DAY: AS BRIGHT AS JOY CAN MAKE IT

Artist
A. WEST
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
11.1 x 8.1 cm., oversize
Categories
GREETINGS TO YOU inset of Japanese crane
KGV England
GREETINGS TO YOU inset of Japanese crane
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon
inside right top:- THE FAIREST JOYS OF LIFE FILL EVERY HOUR OF EACH NEW DAY
bottom:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW FROM

Size
9.2 x 16.1 cm., oversize
Categories
IN THE FOUR CIRCLING SEASONS COME WHAT MAY ALL HAPPINESS BE MOULDED FOR YOUR GOOD inset of pheasant
KGV England
IN THE FOUR CIRCLING SEASONS COME WHAT MAY ALL HAPPINESS BE MOULDED FOR YOUR GOOD inset of pheasant
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oblong cover, single fold
inside right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND A WISH THAT THE COMING YEAR MAY BRING YOU EVERY HAPPINESS FROM

Size
11.5 x 15.6 cm., oversize
Categories
TO SUM UP ALL BE MERRY, I ADVISE AND AS WE"RE MERRY, MAY WE STILL BE WISE owl in circular inset
KGV England
TO SUM UP ALL BE MERRY, I ADVISE AND AS WE"RE MERRY, MAY WE STILL BE WISE owl in circular inset
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oblong cover & sheet secured by string
inside left:- A LITTLE FUN A LITTLE SMILE A LITTLE LUCK, AND LIFE'S WORTH WHILE (comes in different typefaces)
inside right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS

Author
F.W.
Size
9 x 12.2 cm., oversize
Categories
WHEN THE BLUEBIRD COMES YOUR WAY WELCOME HIM THAT HE MAY STAY bluebird of happiness perched on branch
KGV England
WHEN THE BLUEBIRD COMES YOUR WAY WELCOME HIM THAT HE MAY STAY bluebird of happiness perched on branch
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW
bottom:- THE BLUE BIRD BRINGS US MANY THING - GLAD THOUGHTS ARE HIDDEN IN HIS WINGS; CONTENTMENT, LIKE A JEWEL, LIES UPON HIS FEATHERED BREAST. HIS EYES ARE ALL AGLOW, AND STARRY BRIGHT WITH A HOPEFUL, JOYOUS LIGHT: AND HAPPINESS DWELLS IN THE HUE OF HIS RARE AND LOVELY BLUE

Author
F.W.
Size
10 x 13.1 cm., oversize
Categories