Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 51,919 Othello Tragedy
2 17,378 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
3 10,668 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
4 20,575 Julius Caesar Tragedy
5 57,995 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
6 14,283 Coriolanus Tragedy
7 42,840 King Lear Tragedy
8 7,423 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 11,829 Cymbeline Tragedy
10 96,349 Macbeth Tragedy
11 14,292 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
12 94,801 Hamlet Tragedy
13 18,178 Sonnets Sonnet
14 6,630 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 2,293 Lover's Complaint Poem
16 5,299 Venus and Adonis Poem
17 1,905 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 818 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
19 15,390 Richard III History
20 8,351 Henry VI, Part I History
21 7,093 King John History
22 20,200 Henry IV, Part I History
23 9,135 Henry VI, Part II History
24 9,505 Pericles History
25 12,247 Henry IV, Part II History
26 8,016 Henry VI, Part III History
27 13,310 Richard II History
28 15,617 Henry V History
29 7,652 Henry VIII History
30 22,048 Merchant of Venice Comedy
31 12,690 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
32 8,535 Comedy of Errors Comedy
33 8,609 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
34 24,057 Twelfth Night Comedy
35 22,560 Tempest Comedy
36 12,903 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
37 31,449 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
38 13,906 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
39 7,505 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
40 16,059 Measure for Measure Comedy
41 19,487 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
42 16,653 As You Like It Comedy
43 15,050 Winter's Tale Comedy

Last updated on March 5, 2015 at 7:00 am (GMT-5)

There have been 1,987,049 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 812,322 (40.9%) 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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