Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 13,571 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 4,701 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 6,174 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 20,935 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 9,702 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 12,995 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 6,752 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 20,003 Tempest Comedy
9 11,490 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 16,739 Sonnets Sonnet
11 49,329 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 14,190 Richard III History
13 11,934 Richard II History
14 5,951 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 657 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 8,774 Pericles History
17 1,684 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 46,141 Othello Tragedy
19 17,314 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 28,264 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 7,733 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 19,703 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 14,831 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 82,709 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,010 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 11,143 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 38,782 King Lear Tragedy
28 6,327 King John History
29 18,520 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 6,927 Henry VIII History
31 7,249 Henry VI, Part III History
32 8,354 Henry VI, Part II History
33 7,591 Henry VI, Part I History
34 14,100 Henry V History
35 11,188 Henry IV, Part II History
36 17,913 Henry IV, Part I History
37 83,681 Hamlet Tragedy
38 10,650 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 12,719 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 7,711 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 15,017 As You Like It Comedy
42 15,241 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 12,474 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on November 26, 2014 at 1:00 pm (GMT-5)

There have been 1,755,333 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 722,821 (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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