Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,471 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,468 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,367 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 10,212 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 13,012 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 13,700 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 13,780 King John History
8 13,898 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 14,389 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 14,585 Henry VI, Part III History
11 15,208 Henry VIII History
12 15,627 Henry VI, Part I History
13 15,638 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 15,816 Pericles History
15 17,070 Henry VI, Part II History
16 19,054 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 21,643 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 21,764 Henry IV, Part II History
19 22,538 Richard II History
20 22,693 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 23,440 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 23,541 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
23 23,750 Coriolanus Tragedy
24 25,410 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 25,528 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 25,530 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 26,045 Richard III History
28 27,621 Henry V History
29 28,759 As You Like It Comedy
30 29,333 Sonnets Sonnet
31 29,696 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 30,038 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 30,333 Henry IV, Part I History
34 34,220 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 35,718 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 37,506 Tempest Comedy
37 38,205 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 51,942 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 68,271 King Lear Tragedy
40 81,739 Othello Tragedy
41 108,831 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 145,210 Hamlet Tragedy
43 158,285 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on May 29, 2016 at 7:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,231,340 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,362,921 (42.2%) 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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