Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 12,436 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 17,306 Merchant of Venice Comedy
3 10,504 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
4 7,015 Comedy of Errors Comedy
5 6,957 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
6 17,046 Twelfth Night Comedy
7 17,869 Tempest Comedy
8 9,718 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
9 24,369 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
10 11,359 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
11 5,539 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
12 13,739 Measure for Measure Comedy
13 15,502 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
14 13,833 As You Like It Comedy
15 6,278 Henry VIII History
16 12,853 Richard III History
17 6,902 Henry VI, Part I History
18 5,787 King John History
19 15,608 Henry IV, Part I History
20 7,611 Henry VI, Part II History
21 8,134 Pericles History
22 9,967 Henry IV, Part II History
23 6,539 Henry VI, Part III History
24 10,110 Richard II History
25 12,900 Henry V History
26 5,464 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 1,806 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 4,326 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 1,562 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 600 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 15,295 Sonnets Sonnet
32 40,062 Othello Tragedy
33 13,786 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
34 8,778 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
35 16,890 Julius Caesar Tragedy
36 45,264 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
37 11,473 Coriolanus Tragedy
38 34,802 King Lear Tragedy
39 6,163 Timon of Athens Tragedy
40 9,685 Cymbeline Tragedy
41 75,344 Macbeth Tragedy
42 11,212 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
43 73,322 Hamlet Tragedy

Last updated on September 16, 2014 at 7:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,569,396 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 646,315 (41.2%) 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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