Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 65,316 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
2 29,942 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
3 18,359 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 31,699 Measure for Measure Comedy
5 39,692 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
6 36,929 As You Like It Comedy
7 32,610 Winter's Tale Comedy
8 45,441 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 31,260 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 18,420 Comedy of Errors Comedy
11 20,419 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
12 47,470 Twelfth Night Comedy
13 47,000 Tempest Comedy
14 28,985 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
15 19,101 Henry VI, Part III History
16 28,183 Richard II History
17 35,028 Henry V History
18 20,118 Henry VIII History
19 33,788 Richard III History
20 20,987 Henry VI, Part I History
21 18,330 King John History
22 38,057 Henry IV, Part I History
23 22,673 Henry VI, Part II History
24 20,078 Pericles History
25 28,050 Henry IV, Part II History
26 4,706 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
27 1,936 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
28 17,714 Rape of Lucrece Poem
29 5,991 Lover's Complaint Poem
30 13,893 Venus and Adonis Poem
31 37,745 Sonnets Sonnet
32 19,095 Timon of Athens Tragedy
33 28,195 Cymbeline Tragedy
34 205,063 Macbeth Tragedy
35 30,883 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
36 176,447 Hamlet Tragedy
37 102,689 Othello Tragedy
38 37,718 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
39 24,655 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
40 41,316 Julius Caesar Tragedy
41 141,660 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 30,536 Coriolanus Tragedy
43 84,847 King Lear Tragedy

Last updated on March 25, 2017 at 3:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 4,054,708 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,747,256 (43.1%) 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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