Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 214,724 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
2 55,213 Coriolanus Tragedy
3 119,849 King Lear Tragedy
4 29,113 Timon of Athens Tragedy
5 50,203 Cymbeline Tragedy
6 282,588 Macbeth Tragedy
7 47,573 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
8 238,270 Hamlet Tragedy
9 147,166 Othello Tragedy
10 64,445 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
11 36,002 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
12 60,322 Julius Caesar Tragedy
13 54,440 Sonnets Sonnet
14 11,047 Lover's Complaint Poem
15 22,625 Venus and Adonis Poem
16 9,651 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
17 3,022 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
18 30,849 Rape of Lucrece Poem
19 62,382 Henry IV, Part I History
20 39,408 Henry VI, Part II History
21 34,519 Pericles History
22 54,863 Henry IV, Part II History
23 42,663 Henry VI, Part III History
24 44,431 Richard II History
25 67,533 Henry V History
26 34,544 Henry VIII History
27 52,634 Richard III History
28 43,858 Henry VI, Part I History
29 32,686 King John History
30 32,312 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
31 70,978 Twelfth Night Comedy
32 64,720 Tempest Comedy
33 43,603 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
34 90,985 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
35 52,924 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
36 26,160 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
37 47,302 Measure for Measure Comedy
38 64,085 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
39 63,884 As You Like It Comedy
40 46,628 Winter's Tale Comedy
41 66,962 Merchant of Venice Comedy
42 46,553 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
43 32,067 Comedy of Errors Comedy

Last updated on June 22, 2018 at 9:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 5,811,688 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,694,444 (46.4%) 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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