Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 39,588 Othello Tragedy
2 13,578 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
3 8,568 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
4 16,701 Julius Caesar Tragedy
5 44,614 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
6 11,326 Coriolanus Tragedy
7 34,511 King Lear Tragedy
8 6,049 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 9,531 Cymbeline Tragedy
10 74,842 Macbeth Tragedy
11 11,007 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
12 72,655 Hamlet Tragedy
13 15,003 Sonnets Sonnet
14 5,394 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,781 Lover's Complaint Poem
16 4,269 Venus and Adonis Poem
17 1,539 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 588 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
19 6,098 Henry VIII History
20 12,628 Richard III History
21 6,794 Henry VI, Part I History
22 5,688 King John History
23 15,413 Henry IV, Part I History
24 7,518 Henry VI, Part II History
25 7,979 Pericles History
26 9,856 Henry IV, Part II History
27 6,459 Henry VI, Part III History
28 9,870 Richard II History
29 12,652 Henry V History
30 12,205 Winter's Tale Comedy
31 17,098 Merchant of Venice Comedy
32 10,236 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
33 6,893 Comedy of Errors Comedy
34 6,819 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
35 16,837 Twelfth Night Comedy
36 17,511 Tempest Comedy
37 9,505 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
38 24,059 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 11,191 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
40 5,428 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
41 13,534 Measure for Measure Comedy
42 14,958 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
43 13,632 As You Like It Comedy

Last updated on August 29, 2014 at 10:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,541,180 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 637,443 (41.4%) 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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