Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 79,519 King Lear Tragedy
2 17,696 Timon of Athens Tragedy
3 26,599 Cymbeline Tragedy
4 188,214 Macbeth Tragedy
5 29,545 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
6 167,383 Hamlet Tragedy
7 96,259 Othello Tragedy
8 35,775 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
9 23,299 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
10 38,880 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 128,784 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 28,478 Coriolanus Tragedy
13 35,609 Sonnets Sonnet
14 13,009 Venus and Adonis Poem
15 4,316 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
16 1,835 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
17 16,528 Rape of Lucrece Poem
18 5,510 Lover's Complaint Poem
19 21,281 Henry VI, Part II History
20 19,025 Pericles History
21 26,331 Henry IV, Part II History
22 17,894 Henry VI, Part III History
23 26,832 Richard II History
24 33,208 Henry V History
25 18,947 Henry VIII History
26 31,834 Richard III History
27 19,484 Henry VI, Part I History
28 17,151 King John History
29 36,041 Henry IV, Part I History
30 43,677 Tempest Comedy
31 27,380 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
32 60,450 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
33 28,251 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
34 16,881 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
35 30,091 Measure for Measure Comedy
36 37,219 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
37 34,748 As You Like It Comedy
38 30,909 Winter's Tale Comedy
39 43,085 Merchant of Venice Comedy
40 29,660 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
41 17,380 Comedy of Errors Comedy
42 19,223 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
43 45,133 Twelfth Night Comedy

Last updated on January 22, 2017 at 2:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,833,090 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,634,424 (42.6%) 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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