Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 30,987 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 43,155 Merchant of Venice Comedy
3 29,725 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
4 17,445 Comedy of Errors Comedy
5 19,278 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
6 45,224 Twelfth Night Comedy
7 43,772 Tempest Comedy
8 27,450 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
9 60,560 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
10 28,314 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
11 16,934 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
12 30,163 Measure for Measure Comedy
13 37,269 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
14 34,823 As You Like It Comedy
15 18,992 Henry VIII History
16 31,920 Richard III History
17 19,548 Henry VI, Part I History
18 17,220 King John History
19 36,101 Henry IV, Part I History
20 21,350 Henry VI, Part II History
21 19,055 Pericles History
22 26,408 Henry IV, Part II History
23 17,942 Henry VI, Part III History
24 26,876 Richard II History
25 33,260 Henry V History
26 16,577 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 5,524 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 13,041 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 4,331 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 1,838 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 35,669 Sonnets Sonnet
32 96,517 Othello Tragedy
33 35,846 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
34 23,359 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
35 39,029 Julius Caesar Tragedy
36 129,101 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
37 28,540 Coriolanus Tragedy
38 79,617 King Lear Tragedy
39 17,741 Timon of Athens Tragedy
40 26,702 Cymbeline Tragedy
41 188,936 Macbeth Tragedy
42 29,611 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
43 167,747 Hamlet Tragedy

Last updated on January 25, 2017 at 12:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,841,780 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,638,631 (42.7%) 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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