Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 15,070 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 5,302 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 7,511 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 24,077 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 10,672 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 14,294 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 7,429 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 22,575 Tempest Comedy
9 12,696 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 18,193 Sonnets Sonnet
11 58,278 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 15,414 Richard III History
13 13,324 Richard II History
14 6,636 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 818 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 9,511 Pericles History
17 1,908 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 51,947 Othello Tragedy
19 19,513 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 31,480 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 8,614 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 22,061 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 16,068 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 96,540 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,293 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 12,910 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 42,874 King Lear Tragedy
28 7,100 King John History
29 20,595 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 7,660 Henry VIII History
31 8,021 Henry VI, Part III History
32 9,142 Henry VI, Part II History
33 8,356 Henry VI, Part I History
34 15,639 Henry V History
35 12,257 Henry IV, Part II History
36 20,226 Henry IV, Part I History
37 94,858 Hamlet Tragedy
38 11,837 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 14,297 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 8,539 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 16,664 As You Like It Comedy
42 17,405 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 13,913 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on March 5, 2015 at 9:00 pm (GMT-5)

There have been 1,989,601 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 813,362 (40.9%) 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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