Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 26,752 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 10,866 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 14,362 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 39,321 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 20,126 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 26,403 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 14,722 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 38,963 Tempest Comedy
9 25,965 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 31,347 Sonnets Sonnet
11 113,185 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 27,311 Richard III History
13 23,441 Richard II History
14 13,833 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 1,525 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 16,611 Pericles History
17 3,657 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 84,034 Othello Tragedy
19 31,623 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 53,774 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 16,549 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 38,281 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 26,492 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 162,363 Macbeth Tragedy
25 4,659 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 23,817 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 70,251 King Lear Tragedy
28 14,644 King John History
29 35,390 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 16,173 Henry VIII History
31 15,424 Henry VI, Part III History
32 18,226 Henry VI, Part II History
33 16,583 Henry VI, Part I History
34 29,352 Henry V History
35 23,031 Henry IV, Part II History
36 31,704 Henry IV, Part I History
37 148,884 Hamlet Tragedy
38 22,945 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 25,086 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 15,136 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 30,140 As You Like It Comedy
42 31,325 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 24,696 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on July 29, 2016 at 4:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,365,152 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,423,576 (42.3%) 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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