Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 25,429 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
2 45,839 Measure for Measure Comedy
3 61,303 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
4 60,830 As You Like It Comedy
5 44,755 Winter's Tale Comedy
6 63,512 Merchant of Venice Comedy
7 45,251 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
8 30,139 Comedy of Errors Comedy
9 31,289 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
10 66,956 Twelfth Night Comedy
11 62,147 Tempest Comedy
12 42,372 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
13 88,162 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
14 49,329 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
15 42,741 Richard II History
16 64,381 Henry V History
17 33,394 Henry VIII History
18 50,922 Richard III History
19 41,841 Henry VI, Part I History
20 31,481 King John History
21 59,654 Henry IV, Part I History
22 37,690 Henry VI, Part II History
23 33,397 Pericles History
24 51,820 Henry IV, Part II History
25 41,034 Henry VI, Part III History
26 2,910 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
27 29,815 Rape of Lucrece Poem
28 10,689 Lover's Complaint Poem
29 21,917 Venus and Adonis Poem
30 9,293 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
31 52,572 Sonnets Sonnet
32 273,055 Macbeth Tragedy
33 46,025 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
34 232,564 Hamlet Tragedy
35 141,726 Othello Tragedy
36 60,643 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
37 34,647 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
38 57,832 Julius Caesar Tragedy
39 202,549 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
40 52,033 Coriolanus Tragedy
41 116,483 King Lear Tragedy
42 27,952 Timon of Athens Tragedy
43 47,979 Cymbeline Tragedy

Last updated on April 24, 2018 at 2:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 5,603,559 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,586,788 (46.2%) 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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