Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 74,288 Macbeth Tragedy
2 71,708 Hamlet Tragedy
3 43,908 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 39,030 Othello Tragedy
5 33,936 King Lear Tragedy
6 23,405 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 17,058 Tempest Comedy
8 16,747 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 16,330 Julius Caesar Tragedy
10 16,319 Twelfth Night Comedy
11 14,944 Henry IV, Part I History
12 14,638 Sonnets Sonnet
13 14,591 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
14 13,231 Measure for Measure Comedy
15 13,209 As You Like It Comedy
16 13,171 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
17 12,271 Richard III History
18 12,248 Henry V History
19 11,809 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 10,975 Coriolanus Tragedy
21 10,859 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 10,706 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 9,877 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 9,548 Richard II History
25 9,497 Henry IV, Part II History
26 9,207 Cymbeline Tragedy
27 9,074 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
28 8,210 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 7,739 Pericles History
30 7,167 Henry VI, Part II History
31 6,656 Comedy of Errors Comedy
32 6,534 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
33 6,533 Henry VI, Part I History
34 6,180 Henry VI, Part III History
35 5,832 Henry VIII History
36 5,770 Timon of Athens Tragedy
37 5,451 King John History
38 5,193 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
39 5,167 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 4,084 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 1,673 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 1,452 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 541 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on August 2, 2014 at 3:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,493,179 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 623,101 (41.7%) 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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