Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 12,707 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
2 8,544 Comedy of Errors Comedy
3 8,619 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
4 24,080 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 22,578 Tempest Comedy
6 12,915 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
7 31,484 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
8 13,919 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
9 7,515 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
10 16,076 Measure for Measure Comedy
11 19,540 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
12 16,671 As You Like It Comedy
13 15,081 Winter's Tale Comedy
14 22,076 Merchant of Venice Comedy
15 7,104 King John History
16 20,243 Henry IV, Part I History
17 9,147 Henry VI, Part II History
18 9,515 Pericles History
19 12,274 Henry IV, Part II History
20 8,028 Henry VI, Part III History
21 13,335 Richard II History
22 15,655 Henry V History
23 7,665 Henry VIII History
24 15,424 Richard III History
25 8,363 Henry VI, Part I History
26 6,639 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 2,296 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 5,311 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 1,910 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 819 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 18,200 Sonnets Sonnet
32 10,678 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
33 20,599 Julius Caesar Tragedy
34 58,400 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
35 14,306 Coriolanus Tragedy
36 42,886 King Lear Tragedy
37 7,439 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 11,841 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 96,615 Macbeth Tragedy
40 14,301 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
41 94,885 Hamlet Tragedy
42 51,983 Othello Tragedy
43 17,411 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy

Last updated on March 6, 2015 at 9:00 am (GMT-5)

There have been 1,990,844 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 813,899 (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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