Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 113,724 Macbeth Tragedy
2 105,493 Hamlet Tragedy
3 73,201 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 59,644 Othello Tragedy
5 50,832 King Lear Tragedy
6 36,424 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 27,902 Twelfth Night Comedy
8 25,878 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 25,855 Tempest Comedy
10 24,706 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 22,443 Henry IV, Part I History
12 22,037 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
13 21,094 Sonnets Sonnet
14 20,615 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
15 19,293 As You Like It Comedy
16 18,177 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 17,911 Henry V History
18 17,826 Winter's Tale Comedy
19 17,808 Richard III History
20 16,639 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
21 16,482 Coriolanus Tragedy
22 16,134 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 15,302 Richard II History
24 15,195 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
25 15,002 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
26 14,082 Henry IV, Part II History
27 13,985 Cymbeline Tragedy
28 12,540 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 10,990 Pericles History
30 10,612 Henry VI, Part II History
31 10,075 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
32 9,753 Henry VI, Part I History
33 9,719 Comedy of Errors Comedy
34 9,325 Henry VI, Part III History
35 9,013 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
36 8,897 Henry VIII History
37 8,730 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 8,466 King John History
39 7,845 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 6,273 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 2,792 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 2,212 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 988 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on July 28, 2015 at 12:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 2,332,141 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 946,228 (40.6%) 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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