Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 75,224 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
2 37,018 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
3 21,801 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 37,983 Measure for Measure Comedy
5 50,440 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
6 47,027 As You Like It Comedy
7 38,576 Winter's Tale Comedy
8 52,943 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 38,974 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 22,722 Comedy of Errors Comedy
11 25,226 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
12 54,845 Twelfth Night Comedy
13 53,151 Tempest Comedy
14 34,559 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
15 32,786 Henry VI, Part III History
16 34,530 Richard II History
17 47,103 Henry V History
18 25,676 Henry VIII History
19 41,252 Richard III History
20 29,371 Henry VI, Part I History
21 23,768 King John History
22 46,402 Henry IV, Part I History
23 28,838 Henry VI, Part II History
24 26,400 Pericles History
25 37,655 Henry IV, Part II History
26 6,817 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
27 2,345 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
28 24,047 Rape of Lucrece Poem
29 8,159 Lover's Complaint Poem
30 18,688 Venus and Adonis Poem
31 44,099 Sonnets Sonnet
32 23,881 Timon of Athens Tragedy
33 35,765 Cymbeline Tragedy
34 225,548 Macbeth Tragedy
35 36,597 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
36 195,221 Hamlet Tragedy
37 117,102 Othello Tragedy
38 46,048 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
39 29,504 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
40 47,379 Julius Caesar Tragedy
41 164,168 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 38,658 Coriolanus Tragedy
43 96,420 King Lear Tragedy

Last updated on August 19, 2017 at 7:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 4,663,175 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,090,952 (44.8%) 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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