Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,789 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 4,167 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 5,285 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 12,457 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 15,876 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 16,371 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 16,497 King John History
8 16,716 Comedy of Errors Comedy
9 17,095 Timon of Athens Tragedy
10 17,259 Henry VI, Part III History
11 18,305 Henry VIII History
12 18,407 Pericles History
13 18,589 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 18,715 Henry VI, Part I History
15 20,475 Henry VI, Part II History
16 22,483 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 25,509 Henry IV, Part II History
18 25,632 Cymbeline Tragedy
19 25,890 Richard II History
20 26,522 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 27,255 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 27,651 Coriolanus Tragedy
23 28,798 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
24 28,823 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
25 29,298 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 29,913 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 30,726 Richard III History
28 32,259 Henry V History
29 33,668 As You Like It Comedy
30 34,529 Sonnets Sonnet
31 34,719 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 35,162 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 35,174 Henry IV, Part I History
34 37,850 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 42,112 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 42,356 Tempest Comedy
37 43,850 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 58,478 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 77,524 King Lear Tragedy
40 92,699 Othello Tragedy
41 124,215 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 162,047 Hamlet Tragedy
43 180,803 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on December 11, 2016 at 10:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,716,799 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,579,112 (42.5%) 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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