Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 74,904 Macbeth Tragedy
2 72,776 Hamlet Tragedy
3 44,723 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 39,654 Othello Tragedy
5 34,568 King Lear Tragedy
6 24,109 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 17,598 Tempest Comedy
8 17,141 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 16,874 Twelfth Night Comedy
10 16,754 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 15,462 Henry IV, Part I History
12 15,068 Sonnets Sonnet
13 15,024 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
14 13,672 As You Like It Comedy
15 13,638 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
16 13,588 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 12,697 Henry V History
18 12,668 Richard III History
19 12,264 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 11,355 Coriolanus Tragedy
21 11,226 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 11,056 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 10,312 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 9,893 Richard II History
25 9,882 Henry IV, Part II History
26 9,557 Cymbeline Tragedy
27 9,547 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
28 8,598 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 7,997 Pericles History
30 7,533 Henry VI, Part II History
31 6,936 Comedy of Errors Comedy
32 6,850 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
33 6,828 Henry VI, Part I History
34 6,476 Henry VI, Part III History
35 6,117 Henry VIII History
36 6,068 Timon of Athens Tragedy
37 5,707 King John History
38 5,450 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
39 5,402 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 4,282 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 1,783 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 1,545 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 592 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on September 3, 2014 at 12:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,547,851 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 639,198 (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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