Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 26,260 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 10,601 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 14,077 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 38,917 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 19,719 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 26,002 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 14,399 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 38,360 Tempest Comedy
9 25,617 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 30,812 Sonnets Sonnet
11 112,148 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 26,818 Richard III History
13 23,061 Richard II History
14 13,475 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,505 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 16,268 Pericles History
17 3,586 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 83,297 Othello Tragedy
19 30,683 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 53,078 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 16,195 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 36,644 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 26,103 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 161,491 Macbeth Tragedy
25 4,549 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 23,369 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 69,492 King Lear Tragedy
28 14,268 King John History
29 34,895 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 15,704 Henry VIII History
31 15,077 Henry VI, Part III History
32 17,727 Henry VI, Part II History
33 16,183 Henry VI, Part I History
34 28,678 Henry V History
35 22,496 Henry IV, Part II History
36 31,085 Henry IV, Part I History
37 147,872 Hamlet Tragedy
38 22,410 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 24,514 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 14,811 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 29,510 As You Like It Comedy
42 30,789 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 24,207 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on July 1, 2016 at 4:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,315,587 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,401,238 (42.3%) 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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