The Best Plato Books Books

The Best Plato Books

108 votes 29 voters 2.2k views 25 items tags f p @

List Criteria: Vote for the Plato works you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it.

List of the best Plato books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With works that have been studied for hundreds of years with critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Plato is one of the most popular authors of all time. One of the most notable philosophers in history, Plato is known for his mathematical writings, and influence in Western philosophy. If you're a huge fan of his, then vote on your favorite works below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Plato who want to know which books they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

This list has a variety of books, like The Republic and Meno, in it. What are Plato's best works? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
List Photo: user uploaded image
  • 2 ReRanks
  • 2 See list ranked by
Z
G Options B Comments & Embed 2rerank list
  1. 1
    + 15
    - 0
    ;
  2. 2
    + 7
    - 1
    ;
  3. 3
    + 7
    - 2

    Plato

    ;
  4. 4
    + 9
    - 4
    The Symposium is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Plato Books
  5. 5
    + 6
    - 3

    Plato

    ;
  6. 6
    + 4
    - 2
    Euthyphro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Plato Books
  7. 7
    + 3
    - 2

    Plato

    ;
  8. 8
    + 1
    - 0
    The Seventh Letter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Plato Books
  9. 9
    + 1
    - 0
    Laches and Charmides is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Plato Books

    Plato, Kristopher G. Sprague

  10. 10
    + 2
    - 2
    The Complete Works of Plato is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Plato Books
  11. 11
    + 2
    - 2

    Plato

    ;
  12. 12
    + 2
    - 2
    ;
  13. 13
    + 2
    - 2
    Crito is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Plato Books

    Plato

  14. 14
    + 2
    - 2
    Gorgias is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Plato Books

    Plato

  15. 15
    + 2
    - 2
    Protagoras is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Plato Books
  16. 16
    + 1
    - 1
    The Statesman of Plato is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Plato Books
  17. 17
    + 1
    - 1
    Ion is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Plato Books

    Plato

  18. 18
    + 1
    - 1
    Menexenus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Plato Books
  19. 19
    + 1
    - 1
    Plato's Sophist is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Plato Books
  20. 20
    + 1
    - 1
    Hippias major is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Plato Books
  21. 21
    + 0
    - 0
    Plato and Parmenides is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Plato Books
  22. 22
    + 0
    - 0
    Philebus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Plato Books
  23. 23
    + 0
    - 0
    Theaetetus is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Plato Books
  24. 24
    + 2
    - 3

    Plato

    ;
  25. 25
    + 0
    - 2
    The Euthydemus of Plato is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Plato Books
26 +

Something missing? Add it!

L List Options 2 Rerank List B Comments & Embed z Share Next List >