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 (487)
  2. Hamlet by Shakespeare (218)
  3. Don Quixote by Cervantes (209)
  4. Odyssey by Homer (209)
  5. Divine Comedy by Dante (205)
  6. Paradise Lost by Milton (195)
  7. Tempest by Shakespeare (195)
  8. Canterbury Tales And Other Poems by Chaucer (192)
  9. Iliad by Homer (189)
  10. Othello by Shakespeare (186)
  11. War And Peace by Tolstoy (186)
  12. Social Contract by Rousseau (185)
  13. Faust by Goethe (184)
  14. Macbeth by Shakespeare (184)
  15. Republic by Plato (181)
  16. City Of God And Christian Doctrine by Augustine (180)
  17. King Lear by Shakespeare (175)
  18. Julius Caesar by Shakespeare (174)
  19. Moby Dick; Or The Whale by Melville (171)
  20. Prince by Machiavelli (170)
  21. Brothers Karamazov by Dostoyevsky (169)
  22. Essay Concerning Human Understanding by Locke (169)
  23. Essays by Montaigne (165)
  24. Origin Of Species by Darwin (165)
  25. Gulliver's Travels by Swift (162)
  26. Tragedy Of King Richard The Second by Shakespeare (160)
  27. Constitution Of The United States by American (159)
  28. Discourse Of A Method by Descartes (159)
  29. Discourse Upon The Origin And The Foundation Of The Inequality Among Mankind by Rousseau (158)
  30. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 1) by Gibbon (158)
  31. Critique Of Pure Reason by Kant (157)
  32. Declaration Of Independence by American (156)
  33. On Liberty by Mill (156)
  34. Confessions by Augustine (155)
  35. Inquiry Into The Nature And Causes Of The Wealth Of Nations by Smith (155)
  36. Prometheus Bound by Aeschylus (154)
  37. Laws by Plato (153)
  38. Merchant Of Venice by Shakespeare (152)
  39. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 2) by Gibbon (151)
  40. Midsummer Nights Dream by Shakespeare (151)
  41. Manifesto Of The Communist Party by Marx (150)
  42. Capital by Marx (149)
  43. Ethics by Spinoza (149)
  44. Romeo And Juliet by Shakespeare (149)
  45. Of The Nature Of Things by Lucretius (147)
  46. Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding by Hume (146)
  47. Federalist Papers by Hamilton (146)
  48. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 5) by Gibbon (146)
  49. Metaphysics by Aristotle (146)
  50. Leviathan by Hobbes (142)
  51. Politics by Aristotle (141)
  52. Twelfth Night by Shakespeare (141)
  53. Summa Theologica by Aquinas (140)
  54. Meditations On First Philosophy by Descartes (136)
  55. Trojan Women by Euripides (136)
  56. Concerning Civil Government by Locke (135)
  57. Descent Of Man by Darwin (135)
  58. Taming Of The Shrew by Shakespeare (135)
  59. Apology by Plato (134)
  60. Considerations On Representative Government by Mill (134)
  61. Lives by Plutarch (134)
  62. On Christian Doctrine by Augustine (134)
  63. Aeneid by Virgil (133)
  64. Seven Plays by Sophocles (133)
  65. Much Ado About Nothing by Shakespeare (132)
  66. Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle (132)
  67. Metaphysical Elements Of Ethics by Kant (131)
  68. Critique Of Judgement by Kant (130)
  69. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 6) by Gibbon (129)
  70. Comedy Of Errors by Shakespeare (128)
  71. Introduction To The Metaphysics Of Morals by Kant (128)
  72. Symposium by Plato (128)
  73. Critique Of Practical Reason by Kant (127)
  74. Electra by Euripides (127)
  75. Philosophy Of History by Hegel (127)
  76. Antony And Cleopatra by Shakespeare (126)
  77. Treatise Concerning The Principles Of Human Knowledge by Berkeley (126)
  78. Winter's Tale by Shakespeare (126)
  79. Advancement Of Learning by Bacon (125)
  80. Categories by Aristotle (125)
  81. On The Soul by Aristotle (125)
  82. Orestes by Euripides (125)
  83. Rhetoric by Aristotle (125)
  84. Measure For Measure by Shakespeare (123)
  85. Utilitarianism by Mill (123)
  86. Crito by Plato (122)
  87. Histories by Tacitus (120)
  88. Sophist by Plato (120)
  89. Spirit Of Laws by Montesquieu (120)
  90. Topics by Aristotle (120)
  91. Dialogues Concerning Two New Sciences by Galileo (119)
  92. Fundamental Principles Of The Metaphysic Of Morals by Kant (119)
  93. Life Of King Henry The Fifth by Shakespeare (119)
  94. Poetics by Aristotle (119)
  95. History Of The Peloponnesian War by Thucydides (118)
  96. Pensees by Pascal (118)
  97. As You Like It by Shakespeare (116)
  98. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 4) by Gibbon (116)
  99. Medea by Euripides (116)
  100. History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire (Volume 3) by Gibbon (114)
  101. New Atlantis by Bacon (114)
  102. Phaedo by Plato (114)
  103. Sonnets by Shakespeare (114)
  104. Statesman by Plato (114)
  105. Tragedy Of King Richard The Third by Shakespeare (113)
  106. Physics by Aristotle (111)
  107. Titus Andronicus by Shakespeare (111)
  108. Discourse On Political Economy by Rousseau (110)
  109. Letter Concerning Toleration by Locke (110)
  110. Philosophy Of Right by Hegel (109)
  111. Agamemnon by Aeschylus (108)
  112. Phaedrus by Plato (108)
  113. Clouds by Aristophanes (107)
  114. Meditations by Marcus (107)
  115. Articles Of Confederation by American (105)
  116. Merry Wives Of Windsor by Shakespeare (105)
  117. Seventh Letter by Plato (105)
  118. Two Gentlemen Of Verona by Shakespeare (105)
  119. All's Well That Ends Well by Shakespeare (104)
  120. History (Volume 2) by Herodotus (103)
  121. Love's Labour's Lost by Shakespeare (103)
  122. Gargantua And Pantagruel by Rabelais (102)
  123. Lysistrata by Aristophanes (102)
  124. Third Part Of King Henry The Sixth by Shakespeare (102)
  125. On Interpretation by Aristotle (101)
  126. Science Of Right by Kant (100)
  127. Birds by Aristophanes (99)
  128. History (Volume 1) by Herodotus (99)
  129. Principles Of Psychology by James (99)
  130. Areopagitica by Milton (98)
  131. Life Of Johnson by Boswell (98)
  132. Life Of King Henry The Eighth by Shakespeare (98)
  133. Meno by Plato (98)
  134. Critias by Plato (97)
  135. History Of Tom Jones, A Foundling by Fielding (97)
  136. Coriolanus by Shakespeare (96)
  137. Discourses by Epictetus (96)
  138. On Generation And Corruption by Aristotle (96)
  139. Protagoras by Plato (96)
  140. Troilus And Cressida by Shakespeare (95)
  141. Life And Death Of King John by Shakespeare (94)
  142. Seven Against Thebes by Aeschylus (94)
  143. Life And Opinions Of Tristram Shandy by Sterne (93)
  144. First Part Of King Henry The Sixth by Shakespeare (92)
  145. Parmenides by Plato (92)
  146. Eclogues by Virgil (90)
  147. Samson Agonistes by Milton (90)
  148. Timaeus by Plato (90)
  149. Annals by Tacitus (89)
  150. Cymbeline by Shakespeare (89)
  151. Sophistical Refutations by Aristotle (89)
  152. Heracles by Euripides (88)
  153. Pericles, Prince Of Tyre by Shakespeare (87)
  154. Posterior Analytics by Aristotle (87)
  155. Timon Of Athens by Shakespeare (87)
  156. Prior Analytics by Aristotle (86)
  157. Second Part Of King Henry The Sixth by Shakespeare (86)
  158. Ajax by Sophocles (85)
  159. Ancient Medicine by Hippocrates (84)
  160. Euthyphro by Plato (84)
  161. Andromache by Euripides (83)
  162. Hippolytus by Euripides (83)
  163. Persians by Aeschylus (83)
  164. Hecuba by Euripides (82)
  165. Minor Poems by Milton (82)
  166. Philebus by Plato (82)
  167. Treatise On Light by Huygens (82)
  168. Troilus And Criseyde by Chaucer (80)
  169. Airs, Waters, And Places by Hippocrates (79)
  170. Alcestis by Euripides (79)
  171. Frogs by Aristophanes (79)
  172. On The Natural Faculties by Galen (79)
  173. Georgics by Virgil (78)
  174. Charmides by Plato (77)
  175. Aphorisms by Hippocrates (75)
  176. Bacchantes by Euripides (75)
  177. Peace by Aristophanes (75)
  178. Gorgias by Plato (74)
  179. Helen by Euripides (74)
  180. Law by Hippocrates (74)
  181. Ion by Plato (73)
  182. Oath by Hippocrates (73)
  183. Suppliants by Euripides (72)
  184. Lysis by Plato (70)
  185. On The Motion Of Animals by Aristotle (70)
  186. Euthydemus by Plato (69)
  187. On The Parts Of Animals by Aristotle (69)
  188. Elements Of Chemistry by Lavoisier (68)
  189. Cyclops by Euripides (67)
  190. On The Generation Of Animals by Aristotle (67)
  191. Heracleidae by Euripides (66)
  192. Phoenissae by Euripides (66)
  193. Plutus by Aristophanes (66)
  194. Cratylus by Plato (64)
  195. Trachiniae by Sophocles (64)
  196. Book Of Prognostics by Hippocrates (63)
  197. On The Motion Of The Heart And Blood In Animals by Harvey (63)
  198. On The Sacred Disease by Hippocrates (63)
  199. Knights by Aristophanes (62)
  200. Achamians by Aristophanes (60)
  201. On The Gait Of Animals by Aristotle (60)
  202. Theaetetus by Plato (60)
  203. Wasps by Aristophanes (59)
  204. Laches by Plato (58)
  205. On The Articulations by Hippocrates (57)
  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. Ion by Euripides (48)
  213. Instruments Of Reduction by Hippocrates (47)
  214. Thesmophoriazusae by Aristophanes (47)
  215. On Injuries Of The Head by Hippocrates (46)
  216. On The Surgery by Hippocrates (45)
  217. Ecclesiazusae by Aristophanes (44)
  218. Rhesus by Euripides (39)
  219. On Fistulae by Hippocrates (38)
  220. On Fractures by Hippocrates (37)
  221. On Ulcers by Hippocrates (36)
  222. On Hemorrhoids by Hippocrates (34)