Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,783 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 4,135 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 5,261 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 12,375 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 15,762 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 16,277 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 16,373 King John History
8 16,594 Comedy of Errors Comedy
9 16,776 Timon of Athens Tragedy
10 17,133 Henry VI, Part III History
11 18,178 Henry VIII History
12 18,298 Pericles History
13 18,459 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 18,570 Henry VI, Part I History
15 20,327 Henry VI, Part II History
16 22,324 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 25,300 Henry IV, Part II History
18 25,403 Cymbeline Tragedy
19 25,696 Richard II History
20 26,364 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 27,073 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 27,446 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 28,636 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
24 28,677 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
25 29,144 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 29,740 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 30,532 Richard III History
28 32,035 Henry V History
29 33,456 As You Like It Comedy
30 34,330 Sonnets Sonnet
31 34,535 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 34,958 Henry IV, Part I History
33 34,992 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
34 37,692 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 41,675 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 42,074 Tempest Comedy
37 43,646 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 58,033 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 76,908 King Lear Tragedy
40 92,025 Othello Tragedy
41 123,432 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 160,771 Hamlet Tragedy
43 178,349 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on December 3, 2016 at 5:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,688,416 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,566,025 (42.5%) 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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