Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 40,015 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 19,547 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 22,740 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 58,076 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 30,853 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 39,787 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 24,969 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 54,697 Tempest Comedy
9 40,461 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 45,934 Sonnets Sonnet
11 170,481 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 44,225 Richard III History
13 36,767 Richard II History
14 26,175 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 2,496 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 28,658 Pericles History
17 7,623 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 121,348 Othello Tragedy
19 54,171 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 78,033 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 26,812 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 56,278 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 39,813 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 232,703 Macbeth Tragedy
25 8,874 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 36,401 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 100,563 King Lear Tragedy
28 25,611 King John History
29 49,875 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 27,653 Henry VIII History
31 34,957 Henry VI, Part III History
32 30,985 Henry VI, Part II History
33 32,878 Henry VI, Part I History
34 51,421 Henry V History
35 41,353 Henry IV, Part II History
36 49,924 Henry IV, Part I History
37 202,731 Hamlet Tragedy
38 38,906 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 42,463 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 24,497 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 50,761 As You Like It Comedy
42 49,921 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 40,592 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on October 20, 2017 at 3:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 4,870,029 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,208,878 (45.4%) 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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