Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 100,811 Macbeth Tragedy
2 97,551 Hamlet Tragedy
3 61,376 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 53,623 Othello Tragedy
5 44,394 King Lear Tragedy
6 32,205 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 25,428 Twelfth Night Comedy
8 23,318 Tempest Comedy
9 23,139 Merchant of Venice Comedy
10 21,629 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 20,796 Henry IV, Part I History
12 20,160 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
13 18,788 Sonnets Sonnet
14 18,027 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
15 17,139 As You Like It Comedy
16 16,504 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 16,196 Henry V History
18 15,976 Richard III History
19 15,589 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 14,762 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
21 14,667 Coriolanus Tragedy
22 14,321 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 13,812 Richard II History
24 13,333 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
25 13,041 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
26 12,696 Henry IV, Part II History
27 12,197 Cymbeline Tragedy
28 11,060 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 9,770 Pericles History
30 9,420 Henry VI, Part II History
31 8,852 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
32 8,777 Comedy of Errors Comedy
33 8,650 Henry VI, Part I History
34 8,278 Henry VI, Part III History
35 7,927 Henry VIII History
36 7,720 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
37 7,665 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 7,383 King John History
39 6,886 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 5,471 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 2,392 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 1,965 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 852 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on March 29, 2015 at 3:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 2,057,561 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 841,912 (40.9%) 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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