Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 657 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 1,683 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 2,005 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 4,686 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 5,930 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 6,135 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 6,310 King John History
8 6,734 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 6,899 Henry VIII History
10 7,232 Henry VI, Part III History
11 7,576 Henry VI, Part I History
12 7,678 Comedy of Errors Comedy
13 7,696 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 8,335 Henry VI, Part II History
15 8,749 Pericles History
16 9,637 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 10,609 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 11,073 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
19 11,166 Henry IV, Part II History
20 11,432 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
21 11,876 Richard II History
22 12,416 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 12,586 Coriolanus Tragedy
24 12,948 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 13,509 Winter's Tale Comedy
26 14,061 Henry V History
27 14,107 Richard III History
28 14,767 Measure for Measure Comedy
29 14,935 As You Like It Comedy
30 15,102 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
31 16,658 Sonnets Sonnet
32 17,234 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 17,869 Henry IV, Part I History
34 18,412 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 19,637 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 19,920 Tempest Comedy
37 20,852 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 28,119 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 38,629 King Lear Tragedy
40 45,927 Othello Tragedy
41 48,978 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 82,061 Macbeth Tragedy
43 83,047 Hamlet Tragedy

Last updated on November 23, 2014 at 10:00 am (GMT-5)

There have been 1,746,547 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 719,126 (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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