Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 15,639 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 5,488 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 7,744 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 25,471 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 11,074 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 14,801 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 7,686 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 23,370 Tempest Comedy
9 13,086 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 18,817 Sonnets Sonnet
11 61,637 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 16,014 Richard III History
13 13,837 Richard II History
14 6,892 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 859 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 9,792 Pericles History
17 1,965 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 53,933 Othello Tragedy
19 20,212 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 32,324 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 8,863 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 23,279 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 16,555 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 101,143 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,394 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 13,466 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 44,551 King Lear Tragedy
28 7,408 King John History
29 21,671 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 7,936 Henry VIII History
31 8,294 Henry VI, Part III History
32 9,441 Henry VI, Part II History
33 8,669 Henry VI, Part I History
34 16,242 Henry V History
35 12,738 Henry IV, Part II History
36 20,845 Henry IV, Part I History
37 97,887 Hamlet Tragedy
38 12,220 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 14,691 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 8,788 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 17,175 As You Like It Comedy
42 18,057 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 14,350 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on March 31, 2015 at 5:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 2,065,394 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 844,669 (40.9%) 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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