Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 10,194 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 3,633 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 4,594 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 14,400 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 7,238 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 9,531 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 5,096 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 14,567 Tempest Comedy
9 8,610 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 12,848 Sonnets Sonnet
11 37,080 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 10,786 Richard III History
13 8,403 Richard II History
14 4,657 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 483 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 7,134 Pericles History
17 1,301 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 34,639 Othello Tragedy
19 12,660 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 21,037 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 5,724 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 15,254 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 12,080 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 68,168 Macbeth Tragedy
25 1,457 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 7,934 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 30,262 King Lear Tragedy
28 4,819 King John History
29 14,320 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 5,140 Henry VIII History
31 5,371 Henry VI, Part III History
32 6,228 Henry VI, Part II History
33 5,684 Henry VI, Part I History
34 10,907 Henry V History
35 8,413 Henry IV, Part II History
36 13,400 Henry IV, Part I History
37 66,174 Hamlet Tragedy
38 7,732 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 9,360 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 5,971 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 11,622 As You Like It Comedy
42 11,048 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 9,571 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on April 23, 2014 at 4:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,288,897 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 553,144 (42.9%) 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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