Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 604 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 1,588 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 1,841 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 4,415 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 5,552 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 5,658 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 5,874 King John History
8 6,269 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 6,411 Henry VIII History
10 6,678 Henry VI, Part III History
11 7,051 Henry VI, Part I History
12 7,129 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
13 7,175 Comedy of Errors Comedy
14 7,821 Henry VI, Part II History
15 8,242 Pericles History
16 9,014 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 9,948 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 9,960 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
19 10,236 Henry IV, Part II History
20 10,378 Richard II History
21 10,744 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
22 11,527 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 11,532 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
24 11,742 Coriolanus Tragedy
25 12,676 Winter's Tale Comedy
26 13,089 Richard III History
27 13,150 Henry V History
28 13,929 Measure for Measure Comedy
29 14,064 As You Like It Comedy
30 14,065 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
31 15,604 Sonnets Sonnet
32 15,965 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 16,054 Henry IV, Part I History
34 17,176 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 17,341 Twelfth Night Comedy
36 17,688 Merchant of Venice Comedy
37 18,324 Tempest Comedy
38 24,965 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 35,647 King Lear Tragedy
40 40,658 Othello Tragedy
41 45,717 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 74,458 Hamlet Tragedy
43 76,149 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on October 1, 2014 at 6:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,598,871 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 658,340 (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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