Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 14,405 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 4,996 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 7,059 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 22,912 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 10,257 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 13,513 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 7,142 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 21,568 Tempest Comedy
9 12,077 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 17,529 Sonnets Sonnet
11 53,587 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 14,861 Richard III History
13 12,630 Richard II History
14 6,298 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 756 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 9,184 Pericles History
17 1,831 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 49,941 Othello Tragedy
19 18,541 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 30,071 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 8,290 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 20,808 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 15,585 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 90,993 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,162 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 12,115 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 40,942 King Lear Tragedy
28 6,793 King John History
29 19,578 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 7,340 Henry VIII History
31 7,668 Henry VI, Part III History
32 8,786 Henry VI, Part II History
33 7,968 Henry VI, Part I History
34 14,897 Henry V History
35 11,786 Henry IV, Part II History
36 19,384 Henry IV, Part I History
37 89,320 Hamlet Tragedy
38 11,328 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 13,608 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 8,177 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 15,858 As You Like It Comedy
42 16,339 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 13,264 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on January 26, 2015 at 9:00 am (GMT-5)

There have been 1,887,030 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 772,997 (41.0%) 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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