Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 22,694 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 8,793 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 12,209 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 33,589 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 16,726 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 22,103 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 11,949 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 31,790 Tempest Comedy
9 19,258 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 26,242 Sonnets Sonnet
11 91,970 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 23,026 Richard III History
13 20,020 Richard II History
14 11,170 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,279 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 14,129 Pericles History
17 2,994 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 72,296 Othello Tragedy
19 27,115 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 45,198 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 13,369 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 31,632 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 22,829 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 141,844 Macbeth Tragedy
25 3,783 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 20,066 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 60,032 King Lear Tragedy
28 11,867 King John History
29 30,237 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 12,191 Henry VIII History
31 12,678 Henry VI, Part III History
32 14,645 Henry VI, Part II History
33 13,397 Henry VI, Part I History
34 23,939 Henry V History
35 19,147 Henry IV, Part II History
36 27,289 Henry IV, Part I History
37 130,244 Hamlet Tragedy
38 18,841 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 20,736 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 12,630 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 25,608 As You Like It Comedy
42 26,302 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 20,622 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on February 12, 2016 at 10:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 2,864,952 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,196,192 (41.8%) 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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