GREENE, Graham. The Basement Room and Other Stories. London, 1935. 8o. Original green cloth; silver dust jacket (short tear at top of front spine fold), else a near fine copy; cloth folding case. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY inscribed by Greene on the flyleaf, "For Bruce Howard/from/Graham Greene." First issue of a scarce book in dust jacket. The title story became the very successful film collaboration with Carol Reed, "The Fallen Idol". HOWARD SALE LOT XXXX????