Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 12,546 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
2 8,479 Comedy of Errors Comedy
3 8,536 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
4 23,704 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 22,412 Tempest Comedy
6 12,698 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
7 31,277 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
8 13,810 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
9 7,421 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
10 15,967 Measure for Measure Comedy
11 19,317 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
12 16,519 As You Like It Comedy
13 14,832 Winter's Tale Comedy
14 21,891 Merchant of Venice Comedy
15 15,277 Richard III History
16 8,256 Henry VI, Part I History
17 7,030 King John History
18 20,068 Henry IV, Part I History
19 9,016 Henry VI, Part II History
20 9,433 Pericles History
21 12,171 Henry IV, Part II History
22 7,934 Henry VI, Part III History
23 13,186 Richard II History
24 15,498 Henry V History
25 7,587 Henry VIII History
26 6,552 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 2,255 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 5,227 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 1,873 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 784 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 18,066 Sonnets Sonnet
32 10,572 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
33 20,414 Julius Caesar Tragedy
34 56,616 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
35 14,122 Coriolanus Tragedy
36 42,245 King Lear Tragedy
37 7,348 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 11,754 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 95,368 Macbeth Tragedy
40 14,118 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
41 94,090 Hamlet Tragedy
42 51,550 Othello Tragedy
43 17,234 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy

Last updated on February 27, 2015 at 8:00 pm (GMT-5)

There have been 1,969,261 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 804,770 (40.9%) 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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