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Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 118,548 Measure for Measure Comedy
2 123,937 Winter's Tale Comedy
3 74,221 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 140,833 Tempest Comedy
5 108,098 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
6 134,100 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
7 170,062 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
8 90,096 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
9 141,163 Merchant of Venice Comedy
10 173,281 Twelfth Night Comedy
11 126,944 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
12 152,982 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
13 156,860 As You Like It Comedy
14 99,297 Comedy of Errors Comedy
15 130,097 Henry VI, Part II History
16 128,949 Richard III History
17 112,514 Richard II History
18 89,308 Pericles History
19 166,027 Henry IV, Part I History
20 151,288 Henry IV, Part II History
21 110,352 King John History
22 134,953 Henry VI, Part I History
23 121,629 Henry VI, Part III History
24 115,118 Henry VIII History
25 173,496 Henry V History
26 68,966 Venus and Adonis Poem
27 29,441 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
28 8,836 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
29 90,132 Rape of Lucrece Poem
30 40,065 Lover's Complaint Poem
31 125,481 Sonnets Sonnet
32 363,726 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
33 175,953 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
34 107,435 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
35 111,145 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
36 85,863 Timon of Athens Tragedy
37 429,094 Hamlet Tragedy
38 161,090 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 140,019 Julius Caesar Tragedy
40 468,100 Macbeth Tragedy
41 237,733 King Lear Tragedy
42 274,259 Othello Tragedy
43 158,273 Coriolanus Tragedy

Last updated on June 15, 2024 at 3:00 am (GMT-7)

There have been 11,545,589 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 6,229,340 (54.0%) 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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