Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 16,885 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 5,848 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 8,179 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 26,902 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 11,688 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 15,830 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 8,140 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 24,821 Tempest Comedy
9 14,065 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 19,899 Sonnets Sonnet
11 70,511 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 16,983 Richard III History
13 14,514 Richard II History
14 7,308 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 920 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 10,235 Pericles History
17 2,069 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 57,694 Othello Tragedy
19 21,169 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 35,020 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 9,318 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 24,793 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 17,322 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 111,531 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,613 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 14,260 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 48,335 King Lear Tragedy
28 7,851 King John History
29 23,693 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 8,309 Henry VIII History
31 8,775 Henry VI, Part III History
32 9,958 Henry VI, Part II History
33 9,107 Henry VI, Part I History
34 16,994 Henry V History
35 13,332 Henry IV, Part II History
36 21,640 Henry IV, Part I History
37 102,369 Hamlet Tragedy
38 13,067 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 15,559 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 9,216 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 18,282 As You Like It Comedy
42 19,477 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 15,193 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on May 23, 2015 at 6:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 2,215,419 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 904,865 (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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