Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 75,657 Macbeth Tragedy
2 73,822 Hamlet Tragedy
3 45,423 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 40,204 Othello Tragedy
5 34,952 King Lear Tragedy
6 24,504 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 17,957 Tempest Comedy
8 17,407 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 17,172 Twelfth Night Comedy
10 16,977 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 15,772 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
12 15,730 Henry IV, Part I History
13 15,400 Sonnets Sonnet
14 13,912 As You Like It Comedy
15 13,863 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
16 13,814 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 12,975 Henry V History
18 12,937 Richard III History
19 12,530 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 11,555 Coriolanus Tragedy
21 11,411 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 11,333 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 10,565 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 10,200 Richard II History
25 10,077 Henry IV, Part II History
26 9,824 Cymbeline Tragedy
27 9,820 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
28 8,879 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 8,178 Pericles History
30 7,669 Henry VI, Part II History
31 7,047 Comedy of Errors Comedy
32 7,022 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
33 6,946 Henry VI, Part I History
34 6,580 Henry VI, Part III History
35 6,308 Henry VIII History
36 6,183 Timon of Athens Tragedy
37 5,815 King John History
38 5,581 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
39 5,498 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 4,352 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 1,813 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 1,570 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 601 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on September 22, 2014 at 10:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,580,947 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 650,243 (41.1%) 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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