Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 22,631 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 8,747 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 12,174 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 33,372 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 16,660 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 21,999 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 11,897 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 31,694 Tempest Comedy
9 19,168 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 26,100 Sonnets Sonnet
11 91,567 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 22,952 Richard III History
13 19,876 Richard II History
14 11,117 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,272 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 14,084 Pericles History
17 2,978 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 71,901 Othello Tragedy
19 27,052 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 45,072 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 13,310 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 31,574 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 22,767 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 140,937 Macbeth Tragedy
25 3,771 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 20,001 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 59,932 King Lear Tragedy
28 11,812 King John History
29 30,144 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 12,144 Henry VIII History
31 12,637 Henry VI, Part III History
32 14,583 Henry VI, Part II History
33 13,350 Henry VI, Part I History
34 23,814 Henry V History
35 19,083 Henry IV, Part II History
36 27,213 Henry IV, Part I History
37 129,857 Hamlet Tragedy
38 18,770 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 20,680 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 12,585 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 25,510 As You Like It Comedy
42 26,242 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 20,558 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on February 10, 2016 at 7:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 2,856,189 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,191,360 (41.7%) 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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