Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 2,908 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 9,282 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 10,672 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 21,902 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 25,405 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
6 27,923 Timon of Athens Tragedy
7 29,790 Rape of Lucrece Poem
8 29,946 Comedy of Errors Comedy
9 31,202 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
10 31,390 King John History
11 33,294 Henry VIII History
12 33,356 Pericles History
13 34,556 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
14 37,597 Henry VI, Part II History
15 40,918 Henry VI, Part III History
16 41,766 Henry VI, Part I History
17 42,237 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
18 42,689 Richard II History
19 44,671 Winter's Tale Comedy
20 45,212 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
21 45,728 Measure for Measure Comedy
22 45,991 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
23 47,646 Cymbeline Tragedy
24 49,213 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
25 50,866 Richard III History
26 51,597 Henry IV, Part II History
27 51,706 Coriolanus Tragedy
28 52,523 Sonnets Sonnet
29 57,686 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 59,380 Henry IV, Part I History
31 60,491 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 60,598 As You Like It Comedy
33 61,247 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
34 62,081 Tempest Comedy
35 63,420 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 64,261 Henry V History
37 66,863 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 88,000 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 116,297 King Lear Tragedy
40 141,522 Othello Tragedy
41 201,931 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 231,970 Hamlet Tragedy
43 271,994 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on April 20, 2018 at 11:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 5,589,748 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,579,974 (46.2%) 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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