First Edition stated. Koerner dustjacket art. Rare Hollywood themed novel found in Slide's Hollywood Novel. "Jim Shade, ex-farmer boy and acrobat, who achieves stardom on the film lots at the age of twenty-two, gets bored with the bright lights, comes up missing at the premiere of his new picture, disappears. But the excitement has only just begun for Shade, who meets Eve Mannix, daughter of Professor Mannix, a physicist of the first order who deals in super stellar waves. Jim suddenly finds himself the center of a nefarious plot, littered with spies, foreign agents, kidnappings, robbery, violence and thrills. A gargantuan chase by the film company for the recovery of their high priced star". Almost Near Fine, in Very Good dustjacket, modest soiling, shallow chipping at top spine end and flap corners, short closed tear at top front panel.