Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,523 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,646 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,642 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 10,826 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 13,780 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 14,306 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 14,577 King John History
8 14,680 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 15,090 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 15,352 Henry VI, Part III History
11 16,108 Henry VIII History
12 16,498 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
13 16,523 Henry VI, Part I History
14 16,562 Pericles History
15 18,161 Henry VI, Part II History
16 20,065 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 22,859 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 22,970 Henry IV, Part II History
19 23,374 Richard II History
20 23,737 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 24,609 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 25,026 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 25,911 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 26,324 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 26,423 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 26,672 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 27,210 Richard III History
28 29,264 Henry V History
29 29,952 As You Like It Comedy
30 31,217 Sonnets Sonnet
31 31,237 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 31,560 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 31,626 Henry IV, Part I History
34 35,333 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 38,187 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 38,851 Tempest Comedy
37 39,257 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 53,651 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 70,137 King Lear Tragedy
40 83,844 Othello Tragedy
41 113,029 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 148,719 Hamlet Tragedy
43 162,214 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on July 23, 2016 at 9:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,355,559 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,420,057 (42.3%) 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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