Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 3,022 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 9,650 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 11,047 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 22,625 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 26,160 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
6 29,113 Timon of Athens Tragedy
7 30,848 Rape of Lucrece Poem
8 32,067 Comedy of Errors Comedy
9 32,312 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
10 32,685 King John History
11 34,517 Pericles History
12 34,543 Henry VIII History
13 36,001 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
14 39,407 Henry VI, Part II History
15 42,663 Henry VI, Part III History
16 43,602 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
17 43,858 Henry VI, Part I History
18 44,431 Richard II History
19 46,551 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
20 46,626 Winter's Tale Comedy
21 47,301 Measure for Measure Comedy
22 47,572 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 50,203 Cymbeline Tragedy
24 52,633 Richard III History
25 52,921 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
26 54,439 Sonnets Sonnet
27 54,862 Henry IV, Part II History
28 55,212 Coriolanus Tragedy
29 60,322 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 62,381 Henry IV, Part I History
31 63,869 As You Like It Comedy
32 64,085 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 64,444 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
34 64,719 Tempest Comedy
35 66,961 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 67,531 Henry V History
37 70,974 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 90,984 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 119,847 King Lear Tragedy
40 147,163 Othello Tragedy
41 214,724 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 238,269 Hamlet Tragedy
43 282,577 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on June 22, 2018 at 5:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 5,811,487 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,694,386 (46.4%) 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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