Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 33,672 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 14,333 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 18,841 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 48,415 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 25,412 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 31,638 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 19,715 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 48,277 Tempest Comedy
9 35,381 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 38,706 Sonnets Sonnet
11 150,122 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 34,762 Richard III History
13 28,890 Richard II History
14 18,252 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,980 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 20,670 Pericles History
17 4,899 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 108,788 Othello Tragedy
19 42,479 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 67,685 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 21,052 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 46,739 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 32,938 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 212,070 Macbeth Tragedy
25 6,211 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 29,689 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 87,335 King Lear Tragedy
28 18,952 King John History
29 42,459 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 20,666 Henry VIII History
31 19,750 Henry VI, Part III History
32 23,362 Henry VI, Part II History
33 21,648 Henry VI, Part I History
34 36,000 Henry V History
35 28,896 Henry IV, Part II History
36 39,194 Henry IV, Part I History
37 180,833 Hamlet Tragedy
38 29,098 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 31,496 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 19,085 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 37,905 As You Like It Comedy
42 38,870 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 30,792 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on April 29, 2017 at 11:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 4,188,510 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,812,117 (43.3%) 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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