Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 58,033 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
2 27,073 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
3 16,277 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 29,144 Measure for Measure Comedy
5 34,992 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
6 33,456 As You Like It Comedy
7 29,740 Winter's Tale Comedy
8 41,675 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 28,677 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 16,594 Comedy of Errors Comedy
11 18,459 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
12 43,646 Twelfth Night Comedy
13 42,074 Tempest Comedy
14 26,364 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
15 18,298 Pericles History
16 25,300 Henry IV, Part II History
17 17,133 Henry VI, Part III History
18 25,696 Richard II History
19 32,035 Henry V History
20 18,178 Henry VIII History
21 30,532 Richard III History
22 18,570 Henry VI, Part I History
23 16,373 King John History
24 34,958 Henry IV, Part I History
25 20,327 Henry VI, Part II History
26 4,135 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
27 1,783 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
28 15,762 Rape of Lucrece Poem
29 5,261 Lover's Complaint Poem
30 12,375 Venus and Adonis Poem
31 34,330 Sonnets Sonnet
32 16,776 Timon of Athens Tragedy
33 25,403 Cymbeline Tragedy
34 178,349 Macbeth Tragedy
35 28,636 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
36 160,771 Hamlet Tragedy
37 92,025 Othello Tragedy
38 34,535 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
39 22,324 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
40 37,692 Julius Caesar Tragedy
41 123,432 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 27,446 Coriolanus Tragedy
43 76,908 King Lear Tragedy

Last updated on December 3, 2016 at 5:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,688,400 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,566,019 (42.5%) 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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