Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 50,090 King Lear Tragedy
2 8,589 Timon of Athens Tragedy
3 13,695 Cymbeline Tragedy
4 113,274 Macbeth Tragedy
5 16,399 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
6 104,788 Hamlet Tragedy
7 59,018 Othello Tragedy
8 20,375 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
9 12,336 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
10 24,538 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 72,717 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 16,285 Coriolanus Tragedy
13 20,748 Sonnets Sonnet
14 6,182 Venus and Adonis Poem
15 2,170 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
16 960 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
17 7,730 Rape of Lucrece Poem
18 2,756 Lover's Complaint Poem
19 10,786 Pericles History
20 13,888 Henry IV, Part II History
21 9,206 Henry VI, Part III History
22 15,121 Richard II History
23 17,693 Henry V History
24 8,759 Henry VIII History
25 17,624 Richard III History
26 9,613 Henry VI, Part I History
27 8,337 King John History
28 22,207 Henry IV, Part I History
29 10,473 Henry VI, Part II History
30 14,971 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
31 36,006 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
32 15,886 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
33 8,848 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
34 17,993 Measure for Measure Comedy
35 21,771 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
36 18,986 As You Like It Comedy
37 17,582 Winter's Tale Comedy
38 25,596 Merchant of Venice Comedy
39 14,812 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
40 9,607 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 9,812 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
42 27,626 Twelfth Night Comedy
43 25,611 Tempest Comedy

Last updated on July 4, 2015 at 7:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 2,298,244 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 936,180 (40.7%) 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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