Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 74,699 Macbeth Tragedy
2 72,458 Hamlet Tragedy
3 44,510 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 39,488 Othello Tragedy
5 34,413 King Lear Tragedy
6 23,977 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 17,459 Tempest Comedy
8 17,021 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 16,753 Twelfth Night Comedy
10 16,648 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 15,344 Henry IV, Part I History
12 14,916 Sonnets Sonnet
13 14,853 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
14 13,545 As You Like It Comedy
15 13,488 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
16 13,468 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 12,592 Henry V History
18 12,579 Richard III History
19 12,132 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 11,279 Coriolanus Tragedy
21 11,141 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 10,959 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 10,192 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 9,820 Richard II History
25 9,801 Henry IV, Part II History
26 9,473 Cymbeline Tragedy
27 9,416 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
28 8,501 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 7,937 Pericles History
30 7,475 Henry VI, Part II History
31 6,853 Comedy of Errors Comedy
32 6,778 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
33 6,761 Henry VI, Part I History
34 6,421 Henry VI, Part III History
35 6,076 Henry VIII History
36 6,009 Timon of Athens Tragedy
37 5,663 King John History
38 5,383 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
39 5,379 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 4,241 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 1,768 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 1,535 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 587 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on August 23, 2014 at 12:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,532,267 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 634,978 (41.4%) specified particular works, and those searches are tabulated above.

Searches that specify multiple works are counted multiple times. For example, performing a search within "Hamlet" and "Macbeth" will increase the search count by one for both plays, even though it was only one search.

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