Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,471 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,474 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,376 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 10,231 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 13,031 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 13,707 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 13,805 King John History
8 13,923 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 14,408 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 14,602 Henry VI, Part III History
11 15,226 Henry VIII History
12 15,652 Henry VI, Part I History
13 15,667 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 15,827 Pericles History
15 17,097 Henry VI, Part II History
16 19,079 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 21,666 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 21,792 Henry IV, Part II History
19 22,557 Richard II History
20 22,721 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 23,464 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
22 23,561 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
23 23,789 Coriolanus Tragedy
24 25,429 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 25,555 Measure for Measure Comedy
26 25,564 Winter's Tale Comedy
27 26,082 Richard III History
28 27,653 Henry V History
29 28,793 As You Like It Comedy
30 29,363 Sonnets Sonnet
31 29,720 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 30,055 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 30,368 Henry IV, Part I History
34 34,249 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 35,764 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 37,545 Tempest Comedy
37 38,243 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 51,979 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 68,325 King Lear Tragedy
40 81,794 Othello Tragedy
41 108,887 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 145,300 Hamlet Tragedy
43 158,347 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on May 30, 2016 at 6:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,233,898 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,364,155 (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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