Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 1,419 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
2 3,365 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
3 4,223 Lover's Complaint Poem
4 9,874 Venus and Adonis Poem
5 12,528 Rape of Lucrece Poem
6 13,225 Timon of Athens Tragedy
7 13,294 King John History
8 13,385 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
9 13,941 Comedy of Errors Comedy
10 14,080 Henry VI, Part III History
11 14,677 Henry VIII History
12 15,023 Henry VI, Part I History
13 15,117 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 15,386 Pericles History
15 16,401 Henry VI, Part II History
16 18,487 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
17 20,877 Cymbeline Tragedy
18 20,984 Henry IV, Part II History
19 21,319 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
20 21,854 Richard II History
21 22,059 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
22 22,674 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
23 22,810 Coriolanus Tragedy
24 24,722 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
25 24,762 Winter's Tale Comedy
26 24,843 Measure for Measure Comedy
27 25,162 Richard III History
28 26,663 Henry V History
29 28,069 As You Like It Comedy
30 28,377 Sonnets Sonnet
31 28,786 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
32 29,363 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 29,470 Henry IV, Part I History
34 33,282 Julius Caesar Tragedy
35 34,872 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 35,305 Tempest Comedy
37 36,953 Twelfth Night Comedy
38 49,187 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
39 65,681 King Lear Tragedy
40 79,109 Othello Tragedy
41 104,802 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 141,605 Hamlet Tragedy
43 155,229 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on April 30, 2016 at 10:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,136,971 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,318,343 (42.0%) 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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