Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 35,983 As You Like It Comedy
2 31,778 Winter's Tale Comedy
3 44,390 Merchant of Venice Comedy
4 30,414 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
5 17,932 Comedy of Errors Comedy
6 19,861 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
7 46,409 Twelfth Night Comedy
8 45,557 Tempest Comedy
9 28,243 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
10 63,358 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
11 29,157 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
12 17,906 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
13 30,960 Measure for Measure Comedy
14 38,581 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
15 19,550 Henry VIII History
16 32,902 Richard III History
17 20,293 Henry VI, Part I History
18 17,780 King John History
19 37,086 Henry IV, Part I History
20 22,041 Henry VI, Part II History
21 19,553 Pericles History
22 27,180 Henry IV, Part II History
23 18,524 Henry VI, Part III History
24 27,531 Richard II History
25 34,106 Henry V History
26 1,879 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
27 17,196 Rape of Lucrece Poem
28 5,712 Lover's Complaint Poem
29 13,460 Venus and Adonis Poem
30 4,464 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
31 36,704 Sonnets Sonnet
32 172,162 Hamlet Tragedy
33 100,136 Othello Tragedy
34 36,772 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
35 24,012 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
36 40,033 Julius Caesar Tragedy
37 137,192 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
38 29,311 Coriolanus Tragedy
39 82,932 King Lear Tragedy
40 18,254 Timon of Athens Tragedy
41 27,483 Cymbeline Tragedy
42 197,767 Macbeth Tragedy
43 30,275 Titus Andronicus Tragedy

Last updated on February 27, 2017 at 2:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,957,178 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,697,780 (42.9%) 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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