Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,503 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,571 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,525 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 10,545 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 13,404 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 14,022 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 14,211 King John History
8 14,348 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 14,758 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 15,029 Henry VI, Part III History
11 15,632 Henry VIII History
12 16,114 Henry VI, Part I History
13 16,130 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 16,217 Pericles History
15 17,653 Henry VI, Part II History
16 19,619 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 22,316 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 22,407 Henry IV, Part II History
19 22,999 Richard II History
20 23,284 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 24,104 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 24,426 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 25,565 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 25,930 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 26,025 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 26,186 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 26,735 Richard III History
28 28,487 Henry V History
29 29,417 As You Like It Comedy
30 30,619 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
31 30,692 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 30,740 Sonnets Sonnet
33 30,985 Henry IV, Part I History
34 34,816 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 36,520 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 38,254 Tempest Comedy
37 38,846 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 52,930 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 69,371 King Lear Tragedy
40 83,214 Othello Tragedy
41 111,321 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 147,651 Hamlet Tragedy
43 161,339 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on June 26, 2016 at 8:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,306,135 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,396,641 (42.2%) 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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