Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,569 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,751 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,768 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 11,219 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 14,279 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 14,703 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 15,036 King John History
8 15,123 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 15,449 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 15,764 Henry VI, Part III History
11 16,519 Henry VIII History
12 16,965 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
13 16,966 Pericles History
14 16,994 Henry VI, Part I History
15 18,684 Henry VI, Part II History
16 20,602 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 23,516 Henry IV, Part II History
18 23,566 Cymbeline Tragedy
19 23,807 Richard II History
20 24,328 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 25,246 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 25,555 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 26,456 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 26,836 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 26,983 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 27,574 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 27,900 Richard III History
28 29,893 Henry V History
29 30,770 As You Like It Comedy
30 31,839 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
31 32,003 Sonnets Sonnet
32 32,169 Henry IV, Part I History
33 32,371 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
34 35,825 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 38,802 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 39,511 Tempest Comedy
37 39,894 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 54,376 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 71,251 King Lear Tragedy
40 84,718 Othello Tragedy
41 114,065 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 150,051 Hamlet Tragedy
43 164,399 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on August 27, 2016 at 10:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,415,005 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,446,403 (42.4%) 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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