Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 29,756 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 12,384 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 16,283 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 43,662 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 22,344 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 28,650 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 16,782 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 42,094 Tempest Comedy
9 28,691 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 34,354 Sonnets Sonnet
11 123,470 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 30,553 Richard III History
13 25,723 Richard II History
14 15,779 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,784 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 18,305 Pericles History
17 4,138 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 92,054 Othello Tragedy
19 35,010 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 58,063 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 18,474 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 41,701 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 29,154 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 178,434 Macbeth Tragedy
25 5,264 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 26,378 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 76,957 King Lear Tragedy
28 16,385 King John History
29 37,704 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 18,198 Henry VIII History
31 17,142 Henry VI, Part III History
32 20,337 Henry VI, Part II History
33 18,580 Henry VI, Part I History
34 32,052 Henry V History
35 25,316 Henry IV, Part II History
36 34,979 Henry IV, Part I History
37 160,851 Hamlet Tragedy
38 25,427 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 27,466 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 16,601 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 33,470 As You Like It Comedy
42 34,550 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 27,089 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on December 4, 2016 at 6:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,690,474 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,566,856 (42.5%) 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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