Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 14,888 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 5,246 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 7,441 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 23,822 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 10,606 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 14,211 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 7,364 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 22,468 Tempest Comedy
9 12,613 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 18,106 Sonnets Sonnet
11 56,924 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 15,320 Richard III History
13 13,222 Richard II History
14 6,566 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 786 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 9,448 Pericles History
17 1,875 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 51,729 Othello Tragedy
19 19,356 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 31,318 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 8,558 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 21,939 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 15,992 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 95,624 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,264 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 12,794 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 42,537 King Lear Tragedy
28 7,052 King John History
29 20,462 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 7,606 Henry VIII History
31 7,961 Henry VI, Part III History
32 9,083 Henry VI, Part II History
33 8,290 Henry VI, Part I History
34 15,549 Henry V History
35 12,202 Henry IV, Part II History
36 20,130 Henry IV, Part I History
37 94,327 Hamlet Tragedy
38 11,792 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 14,162 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 8,510 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 16,578 As You Like It Comedy
42 17,300 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 13,853 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on March 2, 2015 at 2:00 pm (GMT-5)

There have been 1,976,200 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 807,512 (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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