Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 2,682 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 8,612 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 9,994 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 20,714 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 24,181 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
6 26,483 Timon of Athens Tragedy
7 26,890 Comedy of Errors Comedy
8 28,235 Rape of Lucrece Poem
9 28,737 King John History
10 28,942 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
11 30,770 Henry VIII History
12 31,482 Pericles History
13 32,880 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
14 34,185 Henry VI, Part II History
15 37,698 Henry VI, Part I History
16 38,171 Henry VI, Part III History
17 39,480 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
18 39,675 Richard II History
19 42,031 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
20 42,411 Winter's Tale Comedy
21 42,662 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
22 42,875 Measure for Measure Comedy
23 43,132 Cymbeline Tragedy
24 44,800 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
25 46,473 Henry IV, Part II History
26 47,159 Coriolanus Tragedy
27 47,893 Richard III History
28 49,174 Sonnets Sonnet
29 53,564 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 54,689 Henry IV, Part I History
31 55,103 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 55,551 As You Like It Comedy
33 57,740 Henry V History
34 57,783 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
35 58,435 Tempest Comedy
36 59,901 Merchant of Venice Comedy
37 62,663 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 83,393 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 108,963 King Lear Tragedy
40 130,182 Othello Tragedy
41 183,752 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 219,590 Hamlet Tragedy
43 249,725 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on January 23, 2018 at 9:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 5,231,936 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,393,692 (45.8%) 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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