Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 29,856 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 12,420 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 16,332 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 43,799 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 22,432 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 28,740 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 17,056 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 42,227 Tempest Comedy
9 28,783 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 34,450 Sonnets Sonnet
11 123,977 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 30,651 Richard III History
13 25,824 Richard II History
14 15,837 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,788 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 18,364 Pericles History
17 4,155 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 92,440 Othello Tragedy
19 35,095 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 58,342 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 18,552 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 41,887 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 29,228 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 179,883 Macbeth Tragedy
25 5,277 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 26,471 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 77,309 King Lear Tragedy
28 16,451 King John History
29 37,793 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 18,260 Henry VIII History
31 17,188 Henry VI, Part III History
32 20,402 Henry VI, Part II History
33 18,644 Henry VI, Part I History
34 32,149 Henry V History
35 25,408 Henry IV, Part II History
36 35,076 Henry IV, Part I History
37 161,483 Hamlet Tragedy
38 25,545 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 27,560 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 16,665 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 33,594 As You Like It Comedy
42 34,647 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 27,187 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on December 8, 2016 at 6:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,705,405 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,573,706 (42.5%) 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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