Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 145,062 Hamlet Tragedy
2 81,675 Othello Tragedy
3 29,640 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
4 19,014 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
5 34,184 Julius Caesar Tragedy
6 108,708 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
7 23,679 Coriolanus Tragedy
8 68,195 King Lear Tragedy
9 13,862 Timon of Athens Tragedy
10 21,595 Cymbeline Tragedy
11 158,188 Macbeth Tragedy
12 25,351 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
13 29,291 Sonnets Sonnet
14 1,469 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
15 12,971 Rape of Lucrece Poem
16 4,360 Lover's Complaint Poem
17 10,180 Venus and Adonis Poem
18 3,465 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
19 15,173 Henry VIII History
20 26,011 Richard III History
21 15,589 Henry VI, Part I History
22 13,746 King John History
23 30,288 Henry IV, Part I History
24 17,025 Henry VI, Part II History
25 15,785 Pericles History
26 21,728 Henry IV, Part II History
27 14,553 Henry VI, Part III History
28 22,501 Richard II History
29 27,561 Henry V History
30 28,721 As You Like It Comedy
31 25,486 Winter's Tale Comedy
32 35,668 Merchant of Venice Comedy
33 23,505 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
34 14,358 Comedy of Errors Comedy
35 15,595 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
36 38,165 Twelfth Night Comedy
37 37,456 Tempest Comedy
38 22,651 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
39 51,892 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
40 23,389 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
41 13,677 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
42 25,496 Measure for Measure Comedy
43 30,011 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy

Last updated on May 27, 2016 at 2:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,226,947 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,360,965 (42.2%) 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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