Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 106,054 Macbeth Tragedy
2 99,471 Hamlet Tragedy
3 63,497 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 54,931 Othello Tragedy
5 45,656 King Lear Tragedy
6 32,953 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 25,947 Twelfth Night Comedy
8 23,860 Tempest Comedy
9 23,834 Merchant of Venice Comedy
10 22,321 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 21,073 Henry IV, Part I History
12 20,499 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
13 19,122 Sonnets Sonnet
14 18,490 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
15 17,551 As You Like It Comedy
16 16,790 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 16,486 Henry V History
18 16,296 Richard III History
19 16,091 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 15,299 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
21 14,947 Coriolanus Tragedy
22 14,655 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 14,024 Richard II History
24 13,698 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
25 13,361 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
26 12,901 Henry IV, Part II History
27 12,463 Cymbeline Tragedy
28 11,307 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 9,953 Pericles History
30 9,561 Henry VI, Part II History
31 8,991 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
32 8,904 Comedy of Errors Comedy
33 8,825 Henry VI, Part I History
34 8,498 Henry VI, Part III History
35 8,023 Henry VIII History
36 7,886 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
37 7,838 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 7,526 King John History
39 7,000 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 5,588 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 2,465 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 2,005 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 888 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on April 19, 2015 at 6:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 2,115,488 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 863,967 (40.8%) 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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