Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 536,159 Macbeth Tragedy
2 535,008 Hamlet Tragedy
3 454,683 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
4 349,576 Othello Tragedy
5 341,268 King Lear Tragedy
6 308,464 Henry V History
7 295,051 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
8 289,455 Coriolanus Tragedy
9 284,919 Cymbeline Tragedy
10 275,052 Henry IV, Part I History
11 271,486 Twelfth Night Comedy
12 266,291 Henry IV, Part II History
13 265,245 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
14 264,302 As You Like It Comedy
15 246,329 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
16 239,575 Henry VI, Part II History
17 237,734 Henry VI, Part I History
18 232,511 Richard III History
19 229,815 Merchant of Venice Comedy
20 224,379 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
21 218,549 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
22 217,424 Henry VI, Part III History
23 216,978 Winter's Tale Comedy
24 213,525 Tempest Comedy
25 211,855 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
26 208,508 Julius Caesar Tragedy
27 208,290 Henry VIII History
28 206,814 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
29 206,038 Richard II History
30 200,135 Sonnets Sonnet
31 199,958 Measure for Measure Comedy
32 197,146 King John History
33 190,773 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
34 184,156 Timon of Athens Tragedy
35 184,135 Rape of Lucrece Poem
36 184,124 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
37 180,788 Comedy of Errors Comedy
38 177,617 Pericles History
39 147,328 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
40 140,224 Venus and Adonis Poem
41 62,704 Lover's Complaint Poem
42 56,881 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
43 14,095 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem

Last updated on May 26, 2020 at 11:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 15,070,051 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 10,155,162 (67.4%) 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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