Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,598 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,852 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,886 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 11,541 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 14,722 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 15,134 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 15,444 King John History
8 15,522 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 15,845 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 16,194 Henry VI, Part III History
11 17,273 Henry VIII History
12 17,358 Pericles History
13 17,402 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 17,531 Henry VI, Part I History
15 19,220 Henry VI, Part II History
16 21,179 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 24,047 Henry IV, Part II History
18 24,167 Cymbeline Tragedy
19 24,246 Richard II History
20 24,901 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 25,878 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 26,038 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 27,265 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 27,332 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 27,604 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 28,205 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 28,776 Richard III History
28 30,500 Henry V History
29 31,506 As You Like It Comedy
30 32,670 Sonnets Sonnet
31 32,711 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 33,016 Henry IV, Part I History
33 33,298 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
34 36,349 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 39,796 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 40,273 Tempest Comedy
37 40,776 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 55,368 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 72,178 King Lear Tragedy
40 85,763 Othello Tragedy
41 115,480 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 151,941 Hamlet Tragedy
43 167,059 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on September 29, 2016 at 6:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,486,615 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,476,082 (42.3%) 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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