Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 25,442 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 10,149 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 13,652 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 38,107 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 18,962 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 25,305 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 13,837 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 37,363 Tempest Comedy
9 23,446 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 29,234 Sonnets Sonnet
11 108,536 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 25,970 Richard III History
13 22,477 Richard II History
14 12,932 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,468 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 15,746 Pericles History
17 3,457 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 81,064 Othello Tragedy
19 29,963 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 51,788 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 15,551 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 35,612 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 25,451 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 157,933 Macbeth Tragedy
25 4,349 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 22,595 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 68,011 King Lear Tragedy
28 13,707 King John History
29 34,122 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 15,141 Henry VIII History
31 14,528 Henry VI, Part III History
32 16,980 Henry VI, Part II History
33 15,556 Henry VI, Part I History
34 27,482 Henry V History
35 21,658 Henry IV, Part II History
36 30,195 Henry IV, Part I History
37 144,679 Hamlet Tragedy
38 21,551 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 23,633 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 14,330 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 28,666 As You Like It Comedy
42 29,572 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 23,351 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on May 25, 2016 at 2:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,220,092 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,357,651 (42.2%) 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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