Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 26,760 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 10,868 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 14,370 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 39,331 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 20,132 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 26,407 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 14,729 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 38,966 Tempest Comedy
9 25,969 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 31,350 Sonnets Sonnet
11 113,200 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 27,316 Richard III History
13 23,448 Richard II History
14 13,842 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,525 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 16,612 Pericles History
17 3,657 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 84,047 Othello Tragedy
19 31,627 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 53,782 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 16,552 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 38,290 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 26,497 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 162,380 Macbeth Tragedy
25 4,661 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 23,830 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 70,265 King Lear Tragedy
28 14,655 King John History
29 35,396 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 16,177 Henry VIII History
31 15,427 Henry VI, Part III History
32 18,234 Henry VI, Part II History
33 16,589 Henry VI, Part I History
34 29,357 Henry V History
35 23,037 Henry IV, Part II History
36 31,709 Henry IV, Part I History
37 148,933 Hamlet Tragedy
38 22,957 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 25,095 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 15,140 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 30,155 As You Like It Comedy
42 31,335 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 24,706 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on July 29, 2016 at 4:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,365,972 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,423,926 (42.3%) 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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