Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 16,292 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 5,634 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 7,983 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 26,167 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 11,379 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 15,408 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 7,890 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 24,035 Tempest Comedy
9 13,476 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 19,265 Sonnets Sonnet
11 64,885 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 16,447 Richard III History
13 14,105 Richard II History
14 7,052 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 892 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 10,002 Pericles History
17 2,018 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 55,751 Othello Tragedy
19 20,635 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 33,609 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 9,039 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 24,010 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 16,883 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 107,803 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,479 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 13,882 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 46,384 King Lear Tragedy
28 7,587 King John History
29 22,530 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 8,071 Henry VIII History
31 8,554 Henry VI, Part III History
32 9,613 Henry VI, Part II History
33 8,889 Henry VI, Part I History
34 16,599 Henry V History
35 12,963 Henry IV, Part II History
36 21,169 Henry IV, Part I History
37 100,078 Hamlet Tragedy
38 12,557 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 15,077 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 8,962 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 17,753 As You Like It Comedy
42 18,691 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 14,779 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on April 26, 2015 at 5:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 2,140,481 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 873,687 (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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