Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 445,645 Macbeth Tragedy
2 442,461 Hamlet Tragedy
3 391,243 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 294,077 Othello Tragedy
5 275,021 King Lear Tragedy
6 235,728 Henry V History
7 222,889 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
8 212,734 Coriolanus Tragedy
9 211,862 Henry IV, Part I History
10 210,195 Twelfth Night Comedy
11 209,176 Cymbeline Tragedy
12 205,625 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
13 203,732 As You Like It Comedy
14 203,723 Henry IV, Part II History
15 201,571 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
16 187,927 Richard III History
17 185,227 Merchant of Venice Comedy
18 182,843 Henry VI, Part I History
19 182,484 Henry VI, Part II History
20 178,352 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 175,039 Winter's Tale Comedy
22 174,255 Tempest Comedy
23 173,607 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
24 171,279 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
25 168,100 Henry VI, Part III History
26 167,131 Julius Caesar Tragedy
27 165,964 Richard II History
28 164,935 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
29 163,239 Sonnets Sonnet
30 159,697 Measure for Measure Comedy
31 159,151 Henry VIII History
32 152,927 King John History
33 152,624 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
34 147,131 Rape of Lucrece Poem
35 145,638 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
36 143,282 Pericles History
37 138,381 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 132,007 Comedy of Errors Comedy
39 114,656 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
40 112,155 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 48,677 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 44,668 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 11,077 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on September 16, 2019 at 2:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 12,344,791 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 8,043,594 (65.2%) 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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