Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 89,477 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
2 51,192 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
3 25,656 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 46,562 Measure for Measure Comedy
5 62,794 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
6 62,648 As You Like It Comedy
7 45,480 Winter's Tale Comedy
8 65,936 Merchant of Venice Comedy
9 45,686 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 31,258 Comedy of Errors Comedy
11 31,800 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
12 68,950 Twelfth Night Comedy
13 63,021 Tempest Comedy
14 43,039 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
15 34,040 Pericles History
16 54,033 Henry IV, Part II History
17 42,195 Henry VI, Part III History
18 43,598 Richard II History
19 66,268 Henry V History
20 34,111 Henry VIII History
21 51,751 Richard III History
22 43,292 Henry VI, Part I History
23 32,261 King John History
24 61,373 Henry IV, Part I History
25 38,877 Henry VI, Part II History
26 9,496 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
27 2,955 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
28 30,407 Rape of Lucrece Poem
29 10,874 Lover's Complaint Poem
30 22,238 Venus and Adonis Poem
31 53,440 Sonnets Sonnet
32 28,321 Timon of Athens Tragedy
33 49,203 Cymbeline Tragedy
34 278,559 Macbeth Tragedy
35 46,643 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
36 236,250 Hamlet Tragedy
37 144,491 Othello Tragedy
38 62,972 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
39 35,049 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
40 59,539 Julius Caesar Tragedy
41 208,495 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
42 53,961 Coriolanus Tragedy
43 118,266 King Lear Tragedy

Last updated on May 20, 2018 at 5:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 5,715,015 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,646,835 (46.3%) 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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