Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 19,266 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
2 12,631 Comedy of Errors Comedy
3 13,377 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
4 33,608 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 31,806 Tempest Comedy
6 20,070 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
7 45,265 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
8 20,631 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
9 12,227 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
10 22,837 Measure for Measure Comedy
11 27,123 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
12 25,621 As You Like It Comedy
13 22,701 Winter's Tale Comedy
14 31,640 Merchant of Venice Comedy
15 23,037 Richard III History
16 13,405 Henry VI, Part I History
17 11,872 King John History
18 27,297 Henry IV, Part I History
19 14,652 Henry VI, Part II History
20 14,137 Pericles History
21 19,158 Henry IV, Part II History
22 12,684 Henry VI, Part III History
23 20,034 Richard II History
24 23,948 Henry V History
25 12,197 Henry VIII History
26 11,176 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 3,784 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 8,798 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 2,994 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 1,280 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 26,259 Sonnets Sonnet
32 16,728 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
33 30,255 Julius Caesar Tragedy
34 92,057 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
35 20,747 Coriolanus Tragedy
36 60,061 King Lear Tragedy
37 11,953 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 18,854 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 141,967 Macbeth Tragedy
40 22,133 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
41 130,276 Hamlet Tragedy
42 72,333 Othello Tragedy
43 26,310 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy

Last updated on February 12, 2016 at 6:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 2,866,353 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,196,902 (41.8%) 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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