Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 631 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 1,644 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 1,931 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 4,547 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 5,740 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 5,987 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 6,149 King John History
8 6,558 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 6,680 Henry VIII History
10 6,956 Henry VI, Part III History
11 7,360 Henry VI, Part I History
12 7,494 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
13 7,503 Comedy of Errors Comedy
14 8,112 Henry VI, Part II History
15 8,474 Pericles History
16 9,364 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 10,340 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 10,427 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
19 10,753 Henry IV, Part II History
20 11,135 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
21 11,396 Richard II History
22 12,036 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 12,254 Coriolanus Tragedy
24 12,566 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 13,185 Winter's Tale Comedy
26 13,589 Richard III History
27 13,636 Henry V History
28 14,429 Measure for Measure Comedy
29 14,543 As You Like It Comedy
30 14,601 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
31 16,095 Sonnets Sonnet
32 16,670 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 17,259 Henry IV, Part I History
34 17,802 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 18,105 Twelfth Night Comedy
36 18,779 Merchant of Venice Comedy
37 19,226 Tempest Comedy
38 26,080 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 37,372 King Lear Tragedy
40 43,300 Othello Tragedy
41 47,137 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 78,245 Macbeth Tragedy
43 79,516 Hamlet Tragedy

Last updated on October 31, 2014 at 8:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,673,497 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 689,553 (41.2%) 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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