Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 2,575 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 7,978 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 9,120 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 19,987 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 23,267 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
6 25,079 Comedy of Errors Comedy
7 25,535 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 26,395 King John History
9 26,971 Rape of Lucrece Poem
10 27,481 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
11 28,469 Henry VIII History
12 29,647 Pericles History
13 31,565 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
14 31,771 Henry VI, Part II History
15 34,048 Henry VI, Part I History
16 35,798 Henry VI, Part III History
17 37,291 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
18 37,926 Richard II History
19 39,931 Cymbeline Tragedy
20 40,613 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
21 40,788 Winter's Tale Comedy
22 40,911 Measure for Measure Comedy
23 41,224 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
24 41,683 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
25 42,716 Henry IV, Part II History
26 43,594 Coriolanus Tragedy
27 45,732 Richard III History
28 47,091 Sonnets Sonnet
29 50,739 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 51,337 Henry IV, Part I History
31 51,506 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 52,210 As You Like It Comedy
33 53,245 Henry V History
34 55,331 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
35 55,885 Tempest Comedy
36 57,635 Merchant of Venice Comedy
37 59,411 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 80,138 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 103,606 King Lear Tragedy
40 124,654 Othello Tragedy
41 174,048 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 208,318 Hamlet Tragedy
43 237,081 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on November 19, 2017 at 3:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 4,986,232 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,265,604 (45.4%) 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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