Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 17,828 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 6,276 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 9,014 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 27,913 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 12,543 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 16,643 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 8,734 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 25,860 Tempest Comedy
9 15,013 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 21,112 Sonnets Sonnet
11 73,215 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 17,813 Richard III History
13 15,303 Richard II History
14 7,848 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 989 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 10,993 Pericles History
17 2,212 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 59,653 Othello Tragedy
19 22,050 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 36,437 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 10,077 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 25,904 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 18,179 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 113,736 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,793 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 15,198 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 50,842 King Lear Tragedy
28 8,467 King John History
29 24,707 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 8,901 Henry VIII History
31 9,327 Henry VI, Part III History
32 10,616 Henry VI, Part II History
33 9,758 Henry VI, Part I History
34 17,916 Henry V History
35 14,085 Henry IV, Part II History
36 22,445 Henry IV, Part I History
37 105,522 Hamlet Tragedy
38 13,989 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 16,497 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 9,721 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 19,324 As You Like It Comedy
42 20,646 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 16,139 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on July 28, 2015 at 1:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 2,333,044 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 946,563 (40.6%) 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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