Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 2,460 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 7,358 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 8,629 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 19,226 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 22,307 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
6 23,920 Comedy of Errors Comedy
7 24,556 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 25,006 King John History
9 25,594 Rape of Lucrece Poem
10 26,272 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
11 27,011 Henry VIII History
12 27,915 Pericles History
13 30,270 Henry VI, Part II History
14 30,292 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
15 31,760 Henry VI, Part I History
16 34,223 Henry VI, Part III History
17 35,785 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
18 35,949 Richard II History
19 37,967 Cymbeline Tragedy
20 39,045 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
21 39,114 Measure for Measure Comedy
22 39,303 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 39,314 Winter's Tale Comedy
24 39,890 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
25 40,067 Henry IV, Part II History
26 41,211 Coriolanus Tragedy
27 43,034 Richard III History
28 45,085 Sonnets Sonnet
29 48,465 Henry IV, Part I History
30 48,664 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
31 49,073 Julius Caesar Tragedy
32 49,377 As You Like It Comedy
33 49,886 Henry V History
34 53,048 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
35 53,969 Tempest Comedy
36 54,720 Merchant of Venice Comedy
37 56,901 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 76,998 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 99,055 King Lear Tragedy
40 118,828 Othello Tragedy
41 168,669 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 199,370 Hamlet Tragedy
43 230,640 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on September 26, 2017 at 6:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 4,791,507 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,166,725 (45.2%) 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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