This area has seen the biggest growth area of collecting in the last decade or two with prices rocketing for many of the classics of 20th century literature. The highest prices of Modern First Editions is often determined by the presence and condition of the dust jacket. Authors such as F Scott Fitzgerald, Ian Fleming and George Orwell are particularly popular. And, more modern authors such as Ian McEwan, Julian Barnes and Steig Larsson are also in demand. The Modern First Editions market is constantly evolving and prices can respond to external factors, such as recent film adaptations, or increased interest in a particular author.