Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 13,046 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 4,501 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 5,935 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 17,780 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 9,279 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 12,331 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 6,469 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 18,954 Tempest Comedy
9 11,032 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 15,934 Sonnets Sonnet
11 46,584 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 13,402 Richard III History
13 11,137 Richard II History
14 5,675 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 625 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 8,393 Pericles History
17 1,630 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 41,864 Othello Tragedy
19 16,431 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 25,778 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 7,392 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 18,326 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 14,298 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 77,309 Macbeth Tragedy
25 1,907 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 10,265 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 36,684 King Lear Tragedy
28 6,086 King John History
29 17,554 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 6,587 Henry VIII History
31 6,883 Henry VI, Part III History
32 8,018 Henry VI, Part II History
33 7,270 Henry VI, Part I History
34 13,487 Henry V History
35 10,534 Henry IV, Part II History
36 16,665 Henry IV, Part I History
37 78,458 Hamlet Tragedy
38 10,220 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 12,150 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 7,420 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 14,353 As You Like It Comedy
42 14,423 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 11,888 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on October 20, 2014 at 7:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 1,647,681 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 679,095 (41.2%) 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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