Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 30,795 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 12,923 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 16,789 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 44,918 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 23,181 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 29,442 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 17,629 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 43,503 Tempest Comedy
9 29,517 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 35,479 Sonnets Sonnet
11 127,065 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 31,674 Richard III History
13 26,730 Richard II History
14 16,428 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,828 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 18,960 Pericles History
17 4,288 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 95,630 Othello Tragedy
19 37,080 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 60,281 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 19,143 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 42,955 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 29,991 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 186,704 Macbeth Tragedy
25 5,483 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 27,278 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 79,289 King Lear Tragedy
28 17,060 King John History
29 38,624 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 18,863 Henry VIII History
31 17,806 Henry VI, Part III History
32 21,184 Henry VI, Part II History
33 19,384 Henry VI, Part I History
34 33,103 Henry V History
35 26,239 Henry IV, Part II History
36 35,954 Henry IV, Part I History
37 166,916 Hamlet Tragedy
38 26,498 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 28,387 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 17,271 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 34,613 As You Like It Comedy
42 35,616 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 28,062 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on January 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,815,630 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,625,760 (42.6%) 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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