Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,599 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,852 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,891 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 11,550 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 14,740 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 15,148 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 15,460 King John History
8 15,529 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 15,858 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 16,213 Henry VI, Part III History
11 17,289 Henry VIII History
12 17,370 Pericles History
13 17,422 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 17,549 Henry VI, Part I History
15 19,241 Henry VI, Part II History
16 21,195 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 24,070 Henry IV, Part II History
18 24,193 Cymbeline Tragedy
19 24,259 Richard II History
20 24,922 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 25,905 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 26,068 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 27,285 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 27,348 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 27,624 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 28,239 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 28,798 Richard III History
28 30,517 Henry V History
29 31,551 As You Like It Comedy
30 32,695 Sonnets Sonnet
31 32,746 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 33,233 Henry IV, Part I History
33 33,325 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
34 36,362 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 39,831 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 40,298 Tempest Comedy
37 40,848 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 55,423 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 72,247 King Lear Tragedy
40 85,807 Othello Tragedy
41 115,568 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 152,096 Hamlet Tragedy
43 167,350 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on October 1, 2016 at 12:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,489,875 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,477,698 (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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