Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 85,781 Othello Tragedy
2 32,725 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
3 21,185 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
4 36,355 Julius Caesar Tragedy
5 115,511 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
6 26,051 Coriolanus Tragedy
7 72,208 King Lear Tragedy
8 15,526 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 24,174 Cymbeline Tragedy
10 167,241 Macbeth Tragedy
11 27,341 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
12 152,047 Hamlet Tragedy
13 32,685 Sonnets Sonnet
14 14,730 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 4,891 Lover's Complaint Poem
16 11,545 Venus and Adonis Poem
17 3,852 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 1,598 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
19 17,276 Henry VIII History
20 28,785 Richard III History
21 17,538 Henry VI, Part I History
22 15,451 King John History
23 33,024 Henry IV, Part I History
24 19,224 Henry VI, Part II History
25 17,363 Pericles History
26 24,058 Henry IV, Part II History
27 16,201 Henry VI, Part III History
28 24,250 Richard II History
29 30,509 Henry V History
30 28,220 Winter's Tale Comedy
31 39,811 Merchant of Venice Comedy
32 27,271 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
33 15,851 Comedy of Errors Comedy
34 17,407 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
35 40,791 Twelfth Night Comedy
36 40,286 Tempest Comedy
37 24,907 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
38 55,380 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 25,893 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
40 15,143 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
41 27,613 Measure for Measure Comedy
42 33,312 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
43 31,520 As You Like It Comedy

Last updated on September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,487,770 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,476,708 (42.3%) 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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