Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 2,055 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 5,233 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 6,607 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 15,124 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 19,315 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 19,528 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 19,968 King John History
8 20,002 Comedy of Errors Comedy
9 21,024 Henry VI, Part III History
10 21,243 Timon of Athens Tragedy
11 21,730 Pericles History
12 21,872 Henry VIII History
13 22,119 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 23,350 Henry VI, Part I History
15 24,706 Henry VI, Part II History
16 26,517 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 30,213 Richard II History
18 30,762 Henry IV, Part II History
19 30,767 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
20 30,811 Cymbeline Tragedy
21 32,189 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 33,144 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 33,196 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
24 34,410 Measure for Measure Comedy
25 35,050 Winter's Tale Comedy
26 36,312 Richard III History
27 36,385 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
28 38,930 Henry V History
29 40,208 Sonnets Sonnet
30 40,302 As You Like It Comedy
31 40,628 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 40,859 Henry IV, Part I History
33 43,934 Julius Caesar Tragedy
34 44,881 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
35 48,635 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 50,148 Tempest Comedy
37 50,364 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 71,080 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 89,856 King Lear Tragedy
40 112,392 Othello Tragedy
41 156,322 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 186,797 Hamlet Tragedy
43 217,370 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on May 29, 2017 at 7:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 4,345,265 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,891,538 (43.5%) 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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