Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 12,245 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 4,277 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 5,443 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 16,864 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 8,591 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 11,033 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 6,062 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 17,547 Tempest Comedy
9 10,284 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 15,044 Sonnets Sonnet
11 44,686 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 12,661 Richard III History
13 9,881 Richard II History
14 5,400 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 590 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 7,990 Pericles History
17 1,542 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 39,626 Othello Tragedy
19 14,993 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 24,098 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 6,830 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 17,123 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 13,572 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 74,887 Macbeth Tragedy
25 1,782 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 9,533 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 34,551 King Lear Tragedy
28 5,700 King John History
29 16,731 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 6,114 Henry VIII History
31 6,472 Henry VI, Part III History
32 7,528 Henry VI, Part II History
33 6,818 Henry VI, Part I History
34 12,677 Henry V History
35 9,876 Henry IV, Part II History
36 15,441 Henry IV, Part I History
37 72,730 Hamlet Tragedy
38 9,548 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 11,347 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 6,918 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 13,654 As You Like It Comedy
42 13,624 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 11,213 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on September 1, 2014 at 3:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 1,545,515 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 638,571 (41.3%) 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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