[Newton, Alfred Edward] Richardson, Frederick; E. Swift Newton. A Letter from England to A. Edward Newton. Daylesford, Pennsylvania: Oak Knoll, 5 October 1940. Blue card wraps, 12 by 18.3 cm, 12 pp. Near fine. An announcement of Newton’s death in the form of a touching letter from his friend Frederick Richardson that was read to Newton shortly before he died. Includes an engraved card (12 by 9.3 cm, fine) that reads: “The family of A. Edward Newton wish to take this way of acknowledging your expression of sympathy.” (eph) First Edition.