Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 87,194 King Lear Tragedy
2 19,649 Timon of Athens Tragedy
3 29,014 Cymbeline Tragedy
4 211,790 Macbeth Tragedy
5 31,585 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
6 180,530 Hamlet Tragedy
7 108,572 Othello Tragedy
8 38,759 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
9 25,350 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
10 42,323 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 149,310 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 31,401 Coriolanus Tragedy
13 38,627 Sonnets Sonnet
14 14,285 Venus and Adonis Poem
15 4,876 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
16 1,976 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
17 18,198 Rape of Lucrece Poem
18 6,196 Lover's Complaint Poem
19 20,601 Pericles History
20 28,822 Henry IV, Part II History
21 19,684 Henry VI, Part III History
22 28,839 Richard II History
23 35,919 Henry V History
24 20,613 Henry VIII History
25 34,677 Richard III History
26 21,593 Henry VI, Part I History
27 18,893 King John History
28 39,116 Henry IV, Part I History
29 23,284 Henry VI, Part II History
30 29,635 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
31 67,460 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
32 30,720 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
33 18,804 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
34 32,844 Measure for Measure Comedy
35 42,407 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
36 37,813 As You Like It Comedy
37 33,545 Winter's Tale Comedy
38 46,603 Merchant of Venice Comedy
39 32,199 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
40 19,032 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 21,000 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
42 48,333 Twelfth Night Comedy
43 48,189 Tempest Comedy

Last updated on April 26, 2017 at 8:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 4,173,011 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,803,573 (43.2%) 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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