SET: Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period), Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, cats & or dogs

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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK ,BERLIN, -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA

Items in Set

FOND WISHES in gilt over red below 3 cats playing with toy boat, 2 white mice above
KED&KGV Germany
FOND WISHES in gilt over red below 3 cats playing with toy boat, 2 white mice above
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside top:-WITH ALL LOVING WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS.
below:- THIS HAS COME TO SAY I'M WISHING THAT THE SEASON, WHICH IS HERE MAY BE JUST THE VERY BRIGHTEST THAT YOU'VE EVER DREAMED OF, DEAR - MAY IT BRING YOU TRUEST PLEASURE MAY EACH HOUR FROM MORN TILL NIGHT HOLD OUT SOME GIFT FOR YOU TO TREASURE, SOME NEW JOY TO MAKE IT BRIGHT.

Artist
Helena Maguire (unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 13 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS four cats on hind legs, older cat looks cross with three kittens
KED&KGV Germany
HAPPY DAYS four cats on hind legs, older cat looks cross with three kittens
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oblong single sheet, single folded; embossed
inside top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- HERE'S MERRY CHRISTMAS COME AGAIN, AND SO I WRITE IN GLADSOME STRAIN. A LITTLE RHYME TO GREET YOU - WITH JOY AND FUN YOUR HOME RESOUND AND ONLY PLEASANT THINGS ABOUND AND SMILING FACES MEET YOU

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.8 x 12.9 cm.
Categories
LOVING GREETINGS (L&G illuminated) 2 kittens on crate look down at terrier puppy
KED&KGV Germany
LOVING GREETINGS (L&G illuminated) 2 kittens on crate look down at terrier puppy
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oblong single sheet, single fold, 3 narrow blue margins, embossed
inside right top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:-ALL LOVING WISHES FROM MY HEART I SEND YOU WITH THIS GREETING; MAY CHRISTMAS DAY, BE GLAD AND GAY, WITH MANY A MERRY MEETING.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.6 x 10.4 cm.
Categories
LOVING GREETINGS (L&G illuminated) 2 kittens on crate look down at terrier puppy
KED&KGV Germany
LOVING GREETINGS (L&G illuminated) 2 kittens on crate look down at terrier puppy
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oblong single sheet, single fold, 3 narrow blue margins, embossed
inside right top:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-I WISH YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM MY HEART -- WITH BLITHEST OF COMRADES AROUND YOU, A YEAR THAT MAY LEAVE YOU, WHEN IT SHALL DEPART, HAPPIER FAR THAN IT FOUND YOU

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.6 x 10.4 cm.
Categories
LOVING WISHES on white plaque below river scene, 2 cats in boat, one punts, ducks & fish below
KED&KGV Germany
LOVING WISHES on white plaque below river scene, 2 cats in boat, one punts, ducks & fish below
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oblong single sheet, single folds, 3 gilt & red margins, embossed
inside right top:-WITH FOND GREETING AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- YOU'VE DREAMT OF FAIRIES, AND PERHAPS YOU'VE BEEN IN DREAMS IN FAIRYLAND, AND NOW THAT FATHER CHRISTMAS RAPS UPON THE WINDOWS WITH HIS WAND, MAY ALL THE BLISS HE BRINGS, INDEED YOUR FAIRY DREAMLAND FAR EXCEED

Artist
Helena J. Maguire( unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 12 cm.
Categories
MERRY GREETINGS in gilt below cat waving whip riding on dog running right, 3 dogs watch from above right
KED&KGV Germany
MERRY GREETINGS in gilt below cat waving whip  riding on dog running right, 3 dogs watch from above right
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single sheet, single fold,
inside right top:-MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH
below:-I'M RIDING A RACE ON MY DAPPLED GREY ONCE, TWICE, THRICE, I;M OFF AND AWAY! I'LL DISTANCE THE POST AND BE FIRST TO SAY HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY
collection Wain greetings filed by card title alphabetically

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9.2 x 12.8 cm.
Categories
TO FISH YOU FUN in gilt, three cats fishing, inset of cats above
KED&KGV Germany
TO FISH YOU FUN in gilt, three cats fishing, inset of cats above
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oblong single sheet, single folded; embossed,
inside right top:- WITH MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:- POOR LITTLE KITS - THEY DID BUT WISH TO CATCH YOU SOME NEW KIND OF FISH, AND SEND IT ON A PRETTY DISH, BY WAY OF CHRISTMAS GREETING: 'TIS SAD TO THINK AT MERRY YULE, DEAR KITTENS CANNOT BREAK A RULE, AND FISH UPON THEIR WAY TO SCHOOL, WITHOUT DISASTER MEETING!

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Author
HELEN M. BURNSIDE
Size
9.1 x 12.8 cm.
Categories
WITH MY LOVE in gilt, cat little miss muffet sits, bowl titled CURDS & WHEY bottom right
KED&KGV Germany
WITH MY LOVE in gilt, cat little miss muffet sits, bowl titled CURDS & WHEY bottom right
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oblong single sheet, single folded; embossed, 3 narrow blue margins
inside top:- TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- I WISH YOU ALL JOYS OF THE SEASON ALL CHARMING AND CHRISTMASSY THINGS, FAIL TO YOUR PORTION, IN REASON THAT MERRY OLD YULE EVER BRINGS, AND THROUGH THE NEW YEAR MAY YOU FIND, YOUR PLAYMATES, BOTH CONSTANT AND KIND.

Artist
Louis Wain (unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.8 x 10.5 cm.
Categories
WITH MY LOVE in red, dressed mother cat sits knitting by kitten in cradle
KED&KGV Germany
WITH MY LOVE in red, dressed mother cat sits knitting by kitten in cradle
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oblong single sheet, single folded; embossed, 3 narrow blue margins
inside top:-TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-I SEND YOU LOVE AND KISSES, BUT THE KISSES, DEAR, MUST BEJUST A LITTLE CHRISTMAS SECRET, TWIXT THE POST, AND YOU AND ME.
date used in 1905

Artist
Louis Wain (unsigned)
Size
7.8 x 10.5 cm.
Categories