Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 446,165 Macbeth Tragedy
2 443,439 Hamlet Tragedy
3 391,788 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 294,557 Othello Tragedy
5 276,221 King Lear Tragedy
6 238,279 Henry V History
7 223,957 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
8 213,571 Coriolanus Tragedy
9 212,690 Henry IV, Part I History
10 211,047 Twelfth Night Comedy
11 210,068 Cymbeline Tragedy
12 206,088 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
13 204,519 As You Like It Comedy
14 204,515 Henry IV, Part II History
15 202,530 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
16 188,456 Richard III History
17 185,724 Merchant of Venice Comedy
18 183,595 Henry VI, Part I History
19 183,295 Henry VI, Part II History
20 178,851 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 175,540 Winter's Tale Comedy
22 174,677 Tempest Comedy
23 174,122 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
24 171,690 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
25 168,851 Henry VI, Part III History
26 168,008 Julius Caesar Tragedy
27 166,465 Richard II History
28 165,368 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
29 163,608 Sonnets Sonnet
30 160,112 Measure for Measure Comedy
31 160,071 Henry VIII History
32 154,008 King John History
33 153,043 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
34 147,579 Rape of Lucrece Poem
35 146,073 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
36 143,670 Pericles History
37 138,795 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 132,589 Comedy of Errors Comedy
39 114,996 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
40 112,533 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 48,814 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 44,843 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 11,106 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 12,377,833 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 8,071,091 (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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