Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 14,022 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 4,820 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 6,415 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 22,448 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 10,022 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 13,299 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 6,977 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 20,932 Tempest Comedy
9 11,768 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 17,134 Sonnets Sonnet
11 50,797 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 14,575 Richard III History
13 12,338 Richard II History
14 6,172 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 732 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 9,003 Pericles History
17 1,773 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 47,944 Othello Tragedy
19 17,883 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 29,054 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 8,046 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 20,409 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 15,233 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 87,791 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,117 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 11,582 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 40,167 King Lear Tragedy
28 6,538 King John History
29 19,084 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 7,171 Henry VIII History
31 7,511 Henry VI, Part III History
32 8,631 Henry VI, Part II History
33 7,821 Henry VI, Part I History
34 14,549 Henry V History
35 11,555 Henry IV, Part II History
36 19,047 Henry IV, Part I History
37 87,032 Hamlet Tragedy
38 11,057 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 13,209 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 7,940 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 15,560 As You Like It Comedy
42 15,946 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 12,884 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on December 26, 2014 at 10:00 pm (GMT-5)

There have been 1,825,800 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 750,416 (41.1%) 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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