Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 32,854 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
2 14,631 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
3 7,858 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 16,756 Measure for Measure Comedy
5 20,472 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
6 17,543 As You Like It Comedy
7 16,053 Winter's Tale Comedy
8 23,801 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 13,334 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 8,901 Comedy of Errors Comedy
11 8,969 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
12 25,903 Twelfth Night Comedy
13 23,833 Tempest Comedy
14 13,672 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
15 8,484 Henry VI, Part III History
16 13,994 Richard II History
17 16,472 Henry V History
18 8,022 Henry VIII History
19 16,259 Richard III History
20 8,822 Henry VI, Part I History
21 7,500 King John History
22 21,063 Henry IV, Part I History
23 9,559 Henry VI, Part II History
24 9,926 Pericles History
25 12,892 Henry IV, Part II History
26 1,981 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
27 866 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
28 6,974 Rape of Lucrece Poem
29 2,442 Lover's Complaint Poem
30 5,558 Venus and Adonis Poem
31 19,087 Sonnets Sonnet
32 7,811 Timon of Athens Tragedy
33 12,457 Cymbeline Tragedy
34 105,968 Macbeth Tragedy
35 15,269 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
36 99,414 Hamlet Tragedy
37 54,870 Othello Tragedy
38 18,479 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
39 11,274 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
40 22,315 Julius Caesar Tragedy
41 63,405 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 14,935 Coriolanus Tragedy
43 45,606 King Lear Tragedy

Last updated on April 18, 2015 at 11:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 2,111,856 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 863,293 (40.9%) 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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