26. The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald – $143,608 (1st Edition)
I am sure a lot of us women swooned over Leo Di Caprio’s scintillating performance in The Great Gatsby movie. But did you know that the movie has been adapted from a novel of the same name? And one that is considered by several critics to be one of the greatest novels ever written!
Written by F. Scott. Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby’s first edition is valued at a whopping $143,606. For a literary piece that is so highly coveted, the price seems justified!