Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 31,778 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 13,460 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 17,907 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 46,412 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 24,014 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 30,275 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 18,254 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 45,558 Tempest Comedy
9 30,415 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 36,705 Sonnets Sonnet
11 137,210 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 32,903 Richard III History
13 27,533 Richard II History
14 17,198 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,881 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 19,554 Pericles History
17 4,464 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 100,139 Othello Tragedy
19 38,582 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 63,359 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 19,863 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 44,390 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 30,960 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 197,807 Macbeth Tragedy
25 5,715 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 28,243 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 82,933 King Lear Tragedy
28 17,781 King John History
29 40,033 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 19,551 Henry VIII History
31 18,524 Henry VI, Part III History
32 22,041 Henry VI, Part II History
33 20,294 Henry VI, Part I History
34 34,111 Henry V History
35 27,183 Henry IV, Part II History
36 37,086 Henry IV, Part I History
37 172,165 Hamlet Tragedy
38 27,485 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 29,312 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 17,933 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 35,985 As You Like It Comedy
42 36,778 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 29,160 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on February 27, 2017 at 3:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,957,457 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,697,934 (42.9%) 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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