Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 600 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 1,562 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 1,806 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 4,326 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 5,469 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 5,542 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 5,788 King John History
8 6,165 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 6,279 Henry VIII History
10 6,543 Henry VI, Part III History
11 6,907 Henry VI, Part I History
12 6,962 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
13 7,015 Comedy of Errors Comedy
14 7,615 Henry VI, Part II History
15 8,135 Pericles History
16 8,798 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 9,688 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 9,731 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
19 9,971 Henry IV, Part II History
20 10,112 Richard II History
21 10,514 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
22 11,234 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 11,367 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
24 11,484 Coriolanus Tragedy
25 12,439 Winter's Tale Comedy
26 12,858 Richard III History
27 12,902 Henry V History
28 13,739 Measure for Measure Comedy
29 13,788 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
30 13,836 As You Like It Comedy
31 15,302 Sonnets Sonnet
32 15,550 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 15,611 Henry IV, Part I History
34 16,899 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 17,049 Twelfth Night Comedy
36 17,308 Merchant of Venice Comedy
37 17,877 Tempest Comedy
38 24,389 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 34,808 King Lear Tragedy
40 40,074 Othello Tragedy
41 45,278 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 73,375 Hamlet Tragedy
43 75,479 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on September 16, 2014 at 7:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 1,570,713 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 646,730 (41.2%) 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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