Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 17,558 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 6,171 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 8,837 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 27,606 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 12,320 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 16,376 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 8,578 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 25,587 Tempest Comedy
9 14,740 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 20,721 Sonnets Sonnet
11 72,688 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 17,593 Richard III History
13 15,106 Richard II History
14 7,722 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 960 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 10,761 Pericles History
17 2,170 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 58,988 Othello Tragedy
19 21,755 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 35,988 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 9,800 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 25,579 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 17,957 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 113,254 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,755 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 14,952 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 50,022 King Lear Tragedy
28 8,329 King John History
29 24,523 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 8,757 Henry VIII History
31 9,201 Henry VI, Part III History
32 10,460 Henry VI, Part II History
33 9,600 Henry VI, Part I History
34 17,666 Henry V History
35 13,881 Henry IV, Part II History
36 22,198 Henry IV, Part I History
37 104,737 Hamlet Tragedy
38 13,675 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 16,252 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 9,591 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 18,955 As You Like It Comedy
42 20,353 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 15,862 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on July 2, 2015 at 3:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 2,295,000 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 935,304 (40.8%) 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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