Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 16,268 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 5,628 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 7,980 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 26,165 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 11,376 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 15,400 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 7,887 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 24,014 Tempest Comedy
9 13,465 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 19,259 Sonnets Sonnet
11 64,822 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 16,435 Richard III History
13 14,098 Richard II History
14 7,050 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 891 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 9,999 Pericles History
17 2,016 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 55,724 Othello Tragedy
19 20,620 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 33,574 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 9,036 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 24,007 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 16,880 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 107,729 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,478 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 13,856 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 46,363 King Lear Tragedy
28 7,584 King John History
29 22,528 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 8,068 Henry VIII History
31 8,550 Henry VI, Part III History
32 9,606 Henry VI, Part II History
33 8,881 Henry VI, Part I History
34 16,585 Henry V History
35 12,951 Henry IV, Part II History
36 21,156 Henry IV, Part I History
37 100,065 Hamlet Tragedy
38 12,550 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 15,066 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 8,960 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 17,745 As You Like It Comedy
42 18,678 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 14,775 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on April 26, 2015 at 9:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 2,139,197 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 873,148 (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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