Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 74,850 Macbeth Tragedy
2 72,672 Hamlet Tragedy
3 44,627 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 39,595 Othello Tragedy
5 34,516 King Lear Tragedy
6 24,067 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 17,519 Tempest Comedy
8 17,102 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 16,842 Twelfth Night Comedy
10 16,704 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 15,416 Henry IV, Part I History
12 15,010 Sonnets Sonnet
13 14,960 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
14 13,635 As You Like It Comedy
15 13,587 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
16 13,547 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 12,656 Henry V History
18 12,636 Richard III History
19 12,210 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 11,331 Coriolanus Tragedy
21 11,196 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 11,012 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 10,242 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 9,872 Richard II History
25 9,859 Henry IV, Part II History
26 9,537 Cymbeline Tragedy
27 9,512 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
28 8,576 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 7,982 Pericles History
30 7,519 Henry VI, Part II History
31 6,896 Comedy of Errors Comedy
32 6,820 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
33 6,797 Henry VI, Part I History
34 6,460 Henry VI, Part III History
35 6,100 Henry VIII History
36 6,055 Timon of Athens Tragedy
37 5,690 King John History
38 5,430 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
39 5,395 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 4,270 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 1,781 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 1,539 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 589 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on August 30, 2014 at 12:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,541,848 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 637,637 (41.4%) 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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