Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,503 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,575 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,527 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 10,559 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 13,415 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 14,027 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 14,221 King John History
8 14,357 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 14,763 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 15,035 Henry VI, Part III History
11 15,641 Henry VIII History
12 16,123 Henry VI, Part I History
13 16,140 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 16,223 Pericles History
15 17,665 Henry VI, Part II History
16 19,634 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 22,336 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 22,417 Henry IV, Part II History
19 23,007 Richard II History
20 23,291 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 24,114 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 24,438 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 25,571 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 25,942 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 26,032 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 26,191 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 26,743 Richard III History
28 28,502 Henry V History
29 29,442 As You Like It Comedy
30 30,628 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
31 30,705 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 30,752 Sonnets Sonnet
33 31,000 Henry IV, Part I History
34 34,830 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 36,552 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 38,270 Tempest Comedy
37 38,854 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 52,945 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 69,385 King Lear Tragedy
40 83,230 Othello Tragedy
41 111,335 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 147,674 Hamlet Tragedy
43 161,358 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on June 27, 2016 at 5:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,307,542 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,397,147 (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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