SET: Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, birds, oversize

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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

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Card Title Ref Prefix Num In Set Card Comment
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A GARLAND OF LOVE'S SWEETEST FLOWERS ENCIRCLE ALL YOUR HAPPY HOURS. finch perched on hand, forget-me-nots right Yes QV Fringed back:-SOFTLY WOULD I WHISPER, DEAR HAPPY CHRISTMAS, GLAD NEW YEAR finch perched on hand white margins , pale yellow fringes 2
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS CENTRAL INSET OF GULL DIVING OVER SEA, verse below:- NOTHING THAT THE BREEZES BRING NOTHING THAT THE BILLOWS BEAR IS SO LIGHT AS FANCEY'S WING RESTING ON REMEMBRANCE FAIR Yes QV Fringed back:-central inset ducks flying right, reed left TO ITS ISLET, TO ITS CREEK TO ITS HOME THE BIRD WILL CRY TO ITS LIVED THE HEART WILL SPEAK OF THE THOUGHTS THAT IN IT LIE, AND THOUGH ALL THE REST BE BLEAK FIND IN THAT A SUMMER SKY. white fringes 2
A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU English robin perched on fence, snowy field behind Yes QV Fringed back :-WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2 English robins perched on snowy window sill red fringes 2
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in gilt, moonlit scene, heron in marsh has caught a frog Yes QV Fringed back:- WITH THE SEASON"S GREETINGS, moonlit scene, 3 black crows perch in snowy tree white fringes RFMC (Robert Finlay McIntyre) 2
TO EACH AND ALL A GLAD NEW YEAR blue bird of happiness flies left over rural fields Yes QV Fringed back :-WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS brown bird flies left, rural winter scene gilt & white frame, silver fringes 2
VERY HAPPY MAY IT BE CHRISTMAS TIME TO THINE AND THEE.orange tree with fruit, sun over ocean, tropical bird Yes QV Fringed back:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS bird perched in tree at water's edge, scant blossoms orange fringes 2
WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS 8 bluebirds of happiness fly down from left, snowy rural scene rural scene Yes QV Fringed blue & white narrow margins back:-WITH GLAD TIDINGS 10 blue birds of happiness fly down from left, snowy rural scene dark red fringes inside both flaps Christmas verse-reference collection card flaps have been glued back to back & damaged when separated 4
WITH GLAD TIDINGS 10 bluebirds of happiness fly down from right, snowy rural scene rural scene, tree left Yes QV Fringed blue & white narrow margins back:-WITH GLAD TIDINGS 7 blue birds of happiness fly down from right, tree right, snowy rural scene dark red fringes 2
WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS brown meadow-lark flies up right, distant rural scene Yes QV Fringed gilt margins back:-WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS brown bird of happiness flies left over wintry trees, building lower right blue fringes 2