Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 14,323 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
2 26,450 Measure for Measure Comedy
3 31,580 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
4 29,986 As You Like It Comedy
5 26,696 Winter's Tale Comedy
6 38,212 Merchant of Venice Comedy
7 25,934 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
8 15,112 Comedy of Errors Comedy
9 16,516 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
10 39,277 Twelfth Night Comedy
11 38,892 Tempest Comedy
12 23,774 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
13 53,701 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
14 24,641 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
15 23,398 Richard II History
16 29,296 Henry V History
17 16,130 Henry VIII History
18 27,260 Richard III History
19 16,545 Henry VI, Part I History
20 14,599 King John History
21 31,651 Henry IV, Part I History
22 18,188 Henry VI, Part II History
23 16,580 Pericles History
24 22,990 Henry IV, Part II History
25 15,378 Henry VI, Part III History
26 1,523 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
27 13,798 Rape of Lucrece Poem
28 4,651 Lover's Complaint Poem
29 10,838 Venus and Adonis Poem
30 3,647 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
31 31,239 Sonnets Sonnet
32 162,265 Macbeth Tragedy
33 26,342 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
34 148,771 Hamlet Tragedy
35 83,969 Othello Tragedy
36 31,277 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
37 20,085 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
38 35,351 Julius Caesar Tragedy
39 113,099 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
40 25,045 Coriolanus Tragedy
41 70,172 King Lear Tragedy
42 14,692 Timon of Athens Tragedy
43 22,895 Cymbeline Tragedy

Last updated on July 25, 2016 at 12:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,359,020 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,421,387 (42.3%) 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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