Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 75,492 Macbeth Tragedy
2 73,389 Hamlet Tragedy
3 45,284 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 40,076 Othello Tragedy
5 34,814 King Lear Tragedy
6 24,409 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
7 17,881 Tempest Comedy
8 17,318 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 17,084 Twelfth Night Comedy
10 16,906 Julius Caesar Tragedy
11 15,614 Henry IV, Part I History
12 15,567 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
13 15,303 Sonnets Sonnet
14 13,840 As You Like It Comedy
15 13,792 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
16 13,740 Measure for Measure Comedy
17 12,902 Henry V History
18 12,858 Richard III History
19 12,440 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 11,490 Coriolanus Tragedy
21 11,369 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 11,238 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 10,518 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 10,113 Richard II History
25 9,973 Henry IV, Part II History
26 9,738 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 9,695 Cymbeline Tragedy
28 8,802 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
29 8,135 Pericles History
30 7,616 Henry VI, Part II History
31 7,017 Comedy of Errors Comedy
32 6,967 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
33 6,908 Henry VI, Part I History
34 6,544 Henry VI, Part III History
35 6,280 Henry VIII History
36 6,166 Timon of Athens Tragedy
37 5,788 King John History
38 5,549 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
39 5,472 Rape of Lucrece Poem
40 4,326 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 1,806 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 1,563 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 600 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on September 17, 2014 at 5:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,571,394 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 646,939 (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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