Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 28,229 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 11,548 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 15,148 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 40,823 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 21,193 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 27,348 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 15,527 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 40,297 Tempest Comedy
9 27,283 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 32,694 Sonnets Sonnet
11 115,546 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 28,792 Richard III History
13 24,255 Richard II History
14 14,736 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,599 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 17,368 Pericles History
17 3,852 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 85,803 Othello Tragedy
19 33,320 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 55,393 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 17,416 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 39,815 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 27,618 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 167,326 Macbeth Tragedy
25 4,891 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 24,915 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 72,238 King Lear Tragedy
28 15,457 King John History
29 36,360 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 17,288 Henry VIII History
31 16,209 Henry VI, Part III History
32 19,236 Henry VI, Part II History
33 17,547 Henry VI, Part I History
34 30,515 Henry V History
35 24,065 Henry IV, Part II History
36 33,233 Henry IV, Part I History
37 152,076 Hamlet Tragedy
38 24,182 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 26,059 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 15,855 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 31,548 As You Like It Comedy
42 32,742 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 25,898 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on September 30, 2016 at 5:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,489,141 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,477,409 (42.3%) 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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