Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 696 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 1,745 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 2,081 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 4,801 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 6,117 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 6,373 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
7 6,504 King John History
8 6,929 Timon of Athens Tragedy
9 7,115 Henry VIII History
10 7,471 Henry VI, Part III History
11 7,772 Henry VI, Part I History
12 7,914 Comedy of Errors Comedy
13 7,979 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 8,578 Henry VI, Part II History
15 8,951 Pericles History
16 9,967 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 11,016 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 11,469 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
19 11,498 Henry IV, Part II History
20 11,716 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
21 12,284 Richard II History
22 12,830 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 13,154 Coriolanus Tragedy
24 13,256 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 13,942 Winter's Tale Comedy
26 14,482 Henry V History
27 14,533 Richard III History
28 15,149 Measure for Measure Comedy
29 15,502 As You Like It Comedy
30 15,840 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
31 17,089 Sonnets Sonnet
32 17,839 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 18,986 Henry IV, Part I History
34 18,990 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 20,345 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 20,846 Tempest Comedy
37 22,361 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 28,961 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 40,069 King Lear Tragedy
40 47,758 Othello Tragedy
41 50,687 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 86,869 Hamlet Tragedy
43 87,669 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on December 20, 2014 at 5:00 pm (GMT-5)

There have been 1,818,650 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 748,228 (41.1%) 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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