Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 10,113 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 3,611 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 4,546 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 14,214 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 7,189 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 9,474 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 5,074 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 14,389 Tempest Comedy
9 8,518 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 12,753 Sonnets Sonnet
11 36,763 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 10,653 Richard III History
13 8,349 Richard II History
14 4,627 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 479 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 7,109 Pericles History
17 1,292 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 34,029 Othello Tragedy
19 12,535 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 20,901 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 5,673 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 15,149 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 11,975 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 67,727 Macbeth Tragedy
25 1,446 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 7,858 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 30,010 King Lear Tragedy
28 4,767 King John History
29 14,236 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 5,102 Henry VIII History
31 5,341 Henry VI, Part III History
32 6,180 Henry VI, Part II History
33 5,635 Henry VI, Part I History
34 10,829 Henry V History
35 8,340 Henry IV, Part II History
36 13,324 Henry IV, Part I History
37 65,486 Hamlet Tragedy
38 7,666 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 9,253 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 5,932 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 11,525 As You Like It Comedy
42 10,886 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 9,476 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 7:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,275,553 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 548,043 (43.0%) 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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