Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 756 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 1,831 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 2,161 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 4,976 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 6,296 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 6,791 King John History
7 7,053 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
8 7,140 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 7,333 Henry VIII History
10 7,666 Henry VI, Part III History
11 7,965 Henry VI, Part I History
12 8,175 Comedy of Errors Comedy
13 8,279 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 8,781 Henry VI, Part II History
15 9,177 Pericles History
16 10,250 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 11,324 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 11,783 Henry IV, Part II History
19 12,058 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
20 12,091 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 12,617 Richard II History
22 13,261 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 13,510 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
24 13,599 Coriolanus Tragedy
25 14,352 Winter's Tale Comedy
26 14,855 Richard III History
27 14,890 Henry V History
28 15,552 Measure for Measure Comedy
29 15,852 As You Like It Comedy
30 16,336 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
31 17,501 Sonnets Sonnet
32 18,500 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 19,379 Henry IV, Part I History
34 19,568 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 20,803 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 21,518 Tempest Comedy
37 22,898 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 30,046 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 40,916 King Lear Tragedy
40 49,920 Othello Tragedy
41 53,558 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 89,136 Hamlet Tragedy
43 90,961 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on January 25, 2015 at 5:00 am (GMT-5)

There have been 1,884,737 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 772,226 (41.0%) 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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