Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 78,517 Hamlet Tragedy
2 77,357 Macbeth Tragedy
3 46,663 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 41,939 Othello Tragedy
5 36,706 King Lear Tragedy
6 25,819 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 18,965 Tempest Comedy
8 18,341 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 17,799 Twelfth Night Comedy
10 17,564 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 16,689 Henry IV, Part I History
12 16,446 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
13 15,941 Sonnets Sonnet
14 14,451 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
15 14,357 As You Like It Comedy
16 14,308 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 13,498 Henry V History
18 13,412 Richard III History
19 13,057 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 12,344 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
21 12,155 Coriolanus Tragedy
22 11,905 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 11,185 Richard II History
24 11,043 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
25 10,545 Henry IV, Part II History
26 10,277 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 10,233 Cymbeline Tragedy
28 9,288 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 8,402 Pericles History
30 8,026 Henry VI, Part II History
31 7,426 Comedy of Errors Comedy
32 7,411 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
33 7,278 Henry VI, Part I History
34 6,893 Henry VI, Part III History
35 6,594 Henry VIII History
36 6,482 Timon of Athens Tragedy
37 6,093 King John History
38 5,941 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
39 5,684 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 4,506 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 1,912 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 1,633 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 626 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on October 21, 2014 at 11:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,649,485 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 679,846 (41.2%) 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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