Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 48,338 Tempest Comedy
2 29,737 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
3 67,858 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
4 30,835 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
5 18,870 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
6 32,989 Measure for Measure Comedy
7 42,580 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
8 37,953 As You Like It Comedy
9 33,745 Winter's Tale Comedy
10 46,815 Merchant of Venice Comedy
11 35,436 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
12 19,111 Comedy of Errors Comedy
13 21,098 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 48,476 Twelfth Night Comedy
15 23,414 Henry VI, Part II History
16 20,713 Pericles History
17 28,938 Henry IV, Part II History
18 19,798 Henry VI, Part III History
19 28,940 Richard II History
20 36,054 Henry V History
21 20,698 Henry VIII History
22 34,827 Richard III History
23 21,688 Henry VI, Part I History
24 18,994 King John History
25 39,266 Henry IV, Part I History
26 14,359 Venus and Adonis Poem
27 4,909 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
28 1,985 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
29 18,283 Rape of Lucrece Poem
30 6,220 Lover's Complaint Poem
31 38,798 Sonnets Sonnet
32 87,469 King Lear Tragedy
33 19,760 Timon of Athens Tragedy
34 29,139 Cymbeline Tragedy
35 212,253 Macbeth Tragedy
36 31,683 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
37 181,038 Hamlet Tragedy
38 108,898 Othello Tragedy
39 38,919 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
40 25,459 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
41 42,515 Julius Caesar Tragedy
42 150,322 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
43 31,554 Coriolanus Tragedy

Last updated on May 1, 2017 at 12:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 4,211,383 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,816,503 (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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