Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 15,649 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 5,491 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 7,786 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 25,518 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 11,083 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 14,822 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 7,690 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 23,413 Tempest Comedy
9 13,116 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 18,848 Sonnets Sonnet
11 61,695 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 16,037 Richard III History
13 13,855 Richard II History
14 6,898 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 861 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 9,798 Pericles History
17 1,966 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 54,006 Othello Tragedy
19 20,251 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 32,347 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 8,871 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 23,299 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 16,565 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 101,364 Macbeth Tragedy
25 2,395 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 13,473 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 44,614 King Lear Tragedy
28 7,410 King John History
29 21,777 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 7,941 Henry VIII History
31 8,317 Henry VI, Part III History
32 9,452 Henry VI, Part II History
33 8,673 Henry VI, Part I History
34 16,248 Henry V History
35 12,742 Henry IV, Part II History
36 20,852 Henry IV, Part I History
37 97,982 Hamlet Tragedy
38 12,228 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 14,698 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 8,793 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 17,213 As You Like It Comedy
42 18,069 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 14,362 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on April 1, 2015 at 9:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 2,068,680 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 845,824 (40.9%) 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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