Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 36,390 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 16,237 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 20,172 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 51,792 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 27,505 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 34,111 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 22,231 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 51,156 Tempest Comedy
9 37,214 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 41,452 Sonnets Sonnet
11 160,098 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 37,835 Richard III History
13 31,473 Richard II History
14 20,833 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 2,138 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 23,233 Pericles History
17 5,734 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 114,097 Othello Tragedy
19 46,433 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 72,507 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 23,073 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 49,779 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 35,541 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 221,404 Macbeth Tragedy
25 7,056 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 31,856 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 91,777 King Lear Tragedy
28 21,016 King John History
29 44,971 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 22,993 Henry VIII History
31 22,258 Henry VI, Part III History
32 25,815 Henry VI, Part II History
33 25,046 Henry VI, Part I History
34 41,210 Henry V History
35 32,658 Henry IV, Part II History
36 42,293 Henry IV, Part I History
37 189,474 Hamlet Tragedy
38 32,113 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 34,668 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 20,833 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 41,793 As You Like It Comedy
42 42,153 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 33,482 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on June 23, 2017 at 5:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 4,446,379 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,950,859 (43.9%) 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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