Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 29,315 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
2 28,033 As You Like It Comedy
3 24,722 Winter's Tale Comedy
4 34,819 Merchant of Venice Comedy
5 21,298 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
6 13,898 Comedy of Errors Comedy
7 15,082 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
8 36,779 Twelfth Night Comedy
9 35,250 Tempest Comedy
10 22,021 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
11 49,113 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
12 22,636 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
13 13,371 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
14 24,793 Measure for Measure Comedy
15 21,799 Richard II History
16 26,625 Henry V History
17 14,654 Henry VIII History
18 25,131 Richard III History
19 14,994 Henry VI, Part I History
20 13,273 King John History
21 29,426 Henry IV, Part I History
22 16,365 Henry VI, Part II History
23 15,352 Pericles History
24 20,950 Henry IV, Part II History
25 14,053 Henry VI, Part III History
26 1,418 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
27 12,491 Rape of Lucrece Poem
28 4,216 Lover's Complaint Poem
29 9,852 Venus and Adonis Poem
30 3,359 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
31 28,311 Sonnets Sonnet
32 24,690 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
33 141,466 Hamlet Tragedy
34 78,990 Othello Tragedy
35 28,729 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
36 18,454 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
37 33,230 Julius Caesar Tragedy
38 104,690 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
39 22,769 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 65,579 King Lear Tragedy
41 13,206 Timon of Athens Tragedy
42 20,842 Cymbeline Tragedy
43 154,979 Macbeth Tragedy

Last updated on April 29, 2016 at 1:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,131,737 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,316,206 (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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