Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 40,094 King Lear Tragedy
2 6,935 Timon of Athens Tragedy
3 11,029 Cymbeline Tragedy
4 87,689 Macbeth Tragedy
5 13,259 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
6 86,899 Hamlet Tragedy
7 47,775 Othello Tragedy
8 15,886 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
9 9,978 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
10 18,998 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 50,698 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 13,174 Coriolanus Tragedy
13 17,099 Sonnets Sonnet
14 4,807 Venus and Adonis Poem
15 1,748 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
16 697 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
17 6,124 Rape of Lucrece Poem
18 2,082 Lover's Complaint Poem
19 8,584 Henry VI, Part II History
20 8,957 Pericles History
21 11,511 Henry IV, Part II History
22 7,474 Henry VI, Part III History
23 12,300 Richard II History
24 14,489 Henry V History
25 7,121 Henry VIII History
26 14,542 Richard III History
27 7,775 Henry VI, Part I History
28 6,508 King John History
29 18,995 Henry IV, Part I History
30 20,863 Tempest Comedy
31 11,484 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
32 28,970 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
33 12,838 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
34 6,377 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
35 15,159 Measure for Measure Comedy
36 17,843 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
37 15,515 As You Like It Comedy
38 13,959 Winter's Tale Comedy
39 20,368 Merchant of Venice Comedy
40 11,722 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
41 7,915 Comedy of Errors Comedy
42 7,991 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
43 22,379 Twelfth Night Comedy

Last updated on December 21, 2014 at 8:00 pm (GMT-5)

There have been 1,820,357 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 748,679 (41.1%) 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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