Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 16,942 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 5,866 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 8,201 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 26,960 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 11,719 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 15,888 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 8,166 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 24,877 Tempest Comedy
9 14,128 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 19,960 Sonnets Sonnet
11 70,660 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 17,017 Richard III History
13 14,571 Richard II History
14 7,339 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 922 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 10,260 Pericles History
17 2,076 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 57,778 Othello Tragedy
19 21,232 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 35,067 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 9,358 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 24,861 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 17,372 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 111,769 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,619 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 14,309 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 48,415 King Lear Tragedy
28 7,880 King John History
29 23,765 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 8,338 Henry VIII History
31 8,800 Henry VI, Part III History
32 9,987 Henry VI, Part II History
33 9,140 Henry VI, Part I History
34 17,039 Henry V History
35 13,359 Henry IV, Part II History
36 21,669 Henry IV, Part I History
37 102,537 Hamlet Tragedy
38 13,115 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 15,615 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 9,236 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 18,312 As You Like It Comedy
42 19,561 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 15,234 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on May 26, 2015 at 8:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 2,221,921 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 907,100 (40.8%) 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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