Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 27,177 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
2 15,803 Comedy of Errors Comedy
3 17,344 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
4 40,630 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 40,174 Tempest Comedy
6 24,822 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
7 55,136 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
8 25,782 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
9 15,097 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
10 27,496 Measure for Measure Comedy
11 33,160 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
12 31,322 As You Like It Comedy
13 28,136 Winter's Tale Comedy
14 39,708 Merchant of Venice Comedy
15 28,596 Richard III History
16 17,462 Henry VI, Part I History
17 15,388 King John History
18 32,769 Henry IV, Part I History
19 19,172 Henry VI, Part II History
20 17,317 Pericles History
21 23,988 Henry IV, Part II History
22 16,146 Henry VI, Part III History
23 24,196 Richard II History
24 30,428 Henry V History
25 17,216 Henry VIII History
26 14,661 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 4,867 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 11,493 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 3,840 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 1,592 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 32,595 Sonnets Sonnet
32 21,091 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
33 36,254 Julius Caesar Tragedy
34 115,149 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
35 25,976 Coriolanus Tragedy
36 72,048 King Lear Tragedy
37 15,462 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 24,089 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 166,613 Macbeth Tragedy
40 27,266 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
41 151,623 Hamlet Tragedy
42 85,563 Othello Tragedy
43 32,573 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy

Last updated on September 25, 2016 at 7:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 3,475,823 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,471,501 (42.3%) 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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