This is a list of the "greatest" books from Great Books as per the crowd's votes. It is ordered by the number votes each work got, and then by title:

  1. Athenian Constitution by Aristotle (486)
  2. Hamlet by Shakespeare (216)
  3. Don Quixote by Cervantes (208)
  4. Odyssey by Homer (207)
  5. Divine Comedy by Dante (203)
  6. Paradise Lost by Milton (193)
  7. Tempest by Shakespeare (193)
  8. Canterbury Tales And Other Poems by Chaucer (189)
  9. Iliad by Homer (189)
  10. Othello by Shakespeare (186)
  11. War And Peace by Tolstoy (184)
  12. Social Contract by Rousseau (183)
  13. Faust by Goethe (182)
  14. Macbeth by Shakespeare (180)
  15. Republic by Plato (180)
  16. City Of God And Christian Doctrine by Augustine (178)
  17. King Lear by Shakespeare (175)
  18. Julius Caesar by Shakespeare (174)
  19. Moby Dick; Or The Whale by Melville (170)
  20. Prince by Machiavelli (168)
  21. Brothers Karamazov by Dostoyevsky (167)
  22. Essay Concerning Human Understanding by Locke (167)
  23. Origin Of Species by Darwin (165)
  24. Essays by Montaigne (162)
  25. Gulliver's Travels by Swift (162)
  26. Discourse Of A Method by Descartes (159)
  27. Tragedy Of King Richard The Second by Shakespeare (159)
  28. Constitution Of The United States by American (157)
  29. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 1) by Gibbon (157)
  30. Critique Of Pure Reason by Kant (156)
  31. Discourse Upon The Origin And The Foundation Of The Inequality Among Mankind by Rousseau (155)
  32. Inquiry Into The Nature And Causes Of The Wealth Of Nations by Smith (155)
  33. On Liberty by Mill (155)
  34. Confessions by Augustine (154)
  35. Prometheus Bound by Aeschylus (154)
  36. Declaration Of Independence by American (153)
  37. Laws by Plato (152)
  38. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 2) by Gibbon (151)
  39. Midsummer Nights Dream by Shakespeare (151)
  40. Merchant Of Venice by Shakespeare (150)
  41. Capital by Marx (149)
  42. Manifesto Of The Communist Party by Marx (149)
  43. Romeo And Juliet by Shakespeare (147)
  44. Ethics by Spinoza (146)
  45. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 5) by Gibbon (146)
  46. Metaphysics by Aristotle (146)
  47. Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding by Hume (145)
  48. Federalist Papers by Hamilton (145)
  49. Of The Nature Of Things by Lucretius (145)
  50. Leviathan by Hobbes (141)
  51. Summa Theologica by Aquinas (140)
  52. Politics by Aristotle (139)
  53. Twelfth Night by Shakespeare (139)
  54. Trojan Women by Euripides (136)
  55. Taming Of The Shrew by Shakespeare (135)
  56. Concerning Civil Government by Locke (134)
  57. Considerations On Representative Government by Mill (134)
  58. Meditations On First Philosophy by Descartes (134)
  59. Aeneid by Virgil (133)
  60. Apology by Plato (133)
  61. Lives by Plutarch (133)
  62. On Christian Doctrine by Augustine (133)
  63. Descent Of Man by Darwin (132)
  64. Much Ado About Nothing by Shakespeare (132)
  65. Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle (132)
  66. Seven Plays by Sophocles (132)
  67. Metaphysical Elements Of Ethics by Kant (130)
  68. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 6) by Gibbon (129)
  69. Comedy Of Errors by Shakespeare (128)
  70. Critique Of Judgement by Kant (128)
  71. Electra by Euripides (127)
  72. Critique Of Practical Reason by Kant (126)
  73. Introduction To The Metaphysics Of Morals by Kant (126)
  74. Symposium by Plato (126)
  75. On The Soul by Aristotle (125)
  76. Rhetoric by Aristotle (125)
  77. Treatise Concerning The Principles Of Human Knowledge by Berkeley (125)
  78. Winter's Tale by Shakespeare (125)
  79. Advancement Of Learning by Bacon (124)
  80. Antony And Cleopatra by Shakespeare (124)
  81. Orestes by Euripides (124)
  82. Philosophy Of History by Hegel (124)
  83. Categories by Aristotle (122)
  84. Crito by Plato (122)
  85. Measure For Measure by Shakespeare (122)
  86. Sophist by Plato (120)
  87. Utilitarianism by Mill (120)
  88. Dialogues Concerning Two New Sciences by Galileo (119)
  89. Fundamental Principles Of The Metaphysic Of Morals by Kant (119)
  90. Histories by Tacitus (119)
  91. Life Of King Henry The Fifth by Shakespeare (119)
  92. Spirit Of Laws by Montesquieu (119)
  93. Topics by Aristotle (119)
  94. History Of The Peloponnesian War by Thucydides (118)
  95. Poetics by Aristotle (118)
  96. Pensees by Pascal (117)
  97. As You Like It by Shakespeare (115)
  98. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 4) by Gibbon (115)
  99. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 3) by Gibbon (114)
  100. Medea by Euripides (114)
  101. New Atlantis by Bacon (113)
  102. Sonnets by Shakespeare (113)
  103. Statesman by Plato (113)
  104. Phaedo by Plato (112)
  105. Tragedy Of King Richard The Third by Shakespeare (112)
  106. Titus Andronicus by Shakespeare (110)
  107. Letter Concerning Toleration by Locke (109)
  108. Physics by Aristotle (109)
  109. Agamemnon by Aeschylus (108)
  110. Discourse On Political Economy by Rousseau (108)
  111. Philosophy Of Right by Hegel (108)
  112. Phaedrus by Plato (107)
  113. Clouds by Aristophanes (106)
  114. Meditations by Marcus (106)
  115. Seventh Letter by Plato (105)
  116. Two Gentlemen Of Verona by Shakespeare (105)
  117. All's Well That Ends Well by Shakespeare (103)
  118. Articles Of Confederation by American (103)
  119. Love's Labour's Lost by Shakespeare (102)
  120. Lysistrata by Aristophanes (102)
  121. Gargantua And Pantagruel by Rabelais (101)
  122. History (Volume 2) by Herodotus (101)
  123. On Interpretation by Aristotle (101)
  124. Third Part Of King Henry The Sixth by Shakespeare (101)
  125. Merry Wives Of Windsor by Shakespeare (100)
  126. Science Of Right by Kant (100)
  127. Principles Of Psychology by James (99)
  128. Birds by Aristophanes (98)
  129. History (Volume 1) by Herodotus (98)
  130. Life Of Johnson by Boswell (98)
  131. Critias by Plato (97)
  132. History Of Tom Jones, A Foundling by Fielding (97)
  133. Life Of King Henry The Eighth by Shakespeare (97)
  134. Areopagitica by Milton (96)
  135. Discourses by Epictetus (96)
  136. Meno by Plato (96)
  137. On Generation And Corruption by Aristotle (96)
  138. Protagoras by Plato (96)
  139. Coriolanus by Shakespeare (95)
  140. Troilus And Cressida by Shakespeare (94)
  141. Seven Against Thebes by Aeschylus (93)
  142. First Part Of King Henry The Sixth by Shakespeare (92)
  143. Life And Death Of King John by Shakespeare (92)
  144. Life And Opinions Of Tristram Shandy by Sterne (91)
  145. Parmenides by Plato (90)
  146. Samson Agonistes by Milton (90)
  147. Annals by Tacitus (89)
  148. Sophistical Refutations by Aristotle (89)
  149. Cymbeline by Shakespeare (88)
  150. Eclogues by Virgil (88)
  151. Timaeus by Plato (88)
  152. Heracles by Euripides (87)
  153. Timon Of Athens by Shakespeare (87)
  154. Pericles, Prince Of Tyre by Shakespeare (86)
  155. Prior Analytics by Aristotle (86)
  156. Posterior Analytics by Aristotle (85)
  157. Second Part Of King Henry The Sixth by Shakespeare (85)
  158. Ancient Medicine by Hippocrates (84)
  159. Euthyphro by Plato (84)
  160. Andromache by Euripides (83)
  161. Persians by Aeschylus (83)
  162. Ajax by Sophocles (82)
  163. Hecuba by Euripides (82)
  164. Minor Poems by Milton (82)
  165. Hippolytus by Euripides (81)
  166. Philebus by Plato (81)
  167. Treatise On Light by Huygens (80)
  168. Airs, Waters, And Places by Hippocrates (79)
  169. Frogs by Aristophanes (79)
  170. Alcestis by Euripides (78)
  171. On The Natural Faculties by Galen (78)
  172. Troilus And Criseyde by Chaucer (78)
  173. Georgics by Virgil (76)
  174. Charmides by Plato (75)
  175. Aphorisms by Hippocrates (74)
  176. Bacchantes by Euripides (74)
  177. Helen by Euripides (74)
  178. Ion by Plato (73)
  179. Peace by Aristophanes (73)
  180. Gorgias by Plato (72)
  181. Oath by Hippocrates (72)
  182. Law by Hippocrates (71)
  183. Suppliants by Euripides (71)
  184. Lysis by Plato (70)
  185. On The Motion Of Animals by Aristotle (69)
  186. Elements Of Chemistry by Lavoisier (68)
  187. On The Parts Of Animals by Aristotle (68)
  188. Cyclops by Euripides (67)
  189. Euthydemus by Plato (67)
  190. On The Generation Of Animals by Aristotle (66)
  191. Plutus by Aristophanes (66)
  192. Heracleidae by Euripides (65)
  193. Phoenissae by Euripides (65)
  194. Book Of Prognostics by Hippocrates (63)
  195. On The Sacred Disease by Hippocrates (63)
  196. Trachiniae by Sophocles (63)
  197. Cratylus by Plato (62)
  198. Knights by Aristophanes (62)
  199. On The Motion Of The Heart And Blood In Animals by Harvey (61)
  200. Achamians by Aristophanes (60)
  201. Theaetetus by Plato (60)
  202. On The Gait Of Animals by Aristotle (59)
  203. Wasps by Aristophanes (59)
  204. Laches by Plato (58)
  205. On The Articulations by Hippocrates (56)
  206. Meteorology by Aristotle (55)
  207. Six Enneads by Plotinus (54)
  208. On Regimen In Acute Diseases by Hippocrates (52)
  209. History Of Animals by Aristotle (50)
  210. Of The Epidemics by Hippocrates (50)
  211. Suppliant Maidens by Aeschylus (50)
  212. Instruments Of Reduction by Hippocrates (47)
  213. Ion by Euripides (46)
  214. On Injuries Of The Head by Hippocrates (46)
  215. Thesmophoriazusae by Aristophanes (46)
  216. On The Surgery by Hippocrates (45)
  217. Ecclesiazusae by Aristophanes (44)
  218. Rhesus by Euripides (38)
  219. On Fistulae by Hippocrates (37)
  220. On Fractures by Hippocrates (37)
  221. On Ulcers by Hippocrates (36)
  222. On Hemorrhoids by Hippocrates (34)