Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 17,318 Merchant of Venice Comedy
2 10,518 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
3 7,017 Comedy of Errors Comedy
4 6,967 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
5 17,084 Twelfth Night Comedy
6 17,881 Tempest Comedy
7 9,738 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
8 24,409 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
9 11,369 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
10 5,549 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
11 13,740 Measure for Measure Comedy
12 15,567 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
13 13,840 As You Like It Comedy
14 12,440 Winter's Tale Comedy
15 12,858 Richard III History
16 6,908 Henry VI, Part I History
17 5,788 King John History
18 15,614 Henry IV, Part I History
19 7,616 Henry VI, Part II History
20 8,135 Pericles History
21 9,973 Henry IV, Part II History
22 6,544 Henry VI, Part III History
23 10,128 Richard II History
24 12,902 Henry V History
25 6,280 Henry VIII History
26 5,472 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 1,806 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 4,326 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 1,563 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 600 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 15,303 Sonnets Sonnet
32 40,076 Othello Tragedy
33 13,792 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
34 8,802 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
35 16,906 Julius Caesar Tragedy
36 45,284 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
37 11,493 Coriolanus Tragedy
38 34,814 King Lear Tragedy
39 6,166 Timon of Athens Tragedy
40 9,695 Cymbeline Tragedy
41 75,492 Macbeth Tragedy
42 11,238 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
43 73,391 Hamlet Tragedy

Last updated on September 17, 2014 at 7:00 am (GMT-4)

There have been 1,571,476 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 646,966 (41.2%) 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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