Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 30,169 As You Like It Comedy
2 26,825 Winter's Tale Comedy
3 38,333 Merchant of Venice Comedy
4 26,005 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
5 15,156 Comedy of Errors Comedy
6 16,584 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
7 39,362 Twelfth Night Comedy
8 39,003 Tempest Comedy
9 23,845 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
10 53,822 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
11 24,722 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
12 14,403 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
13 26,533 Measure for Measure Comedy
14 31,656 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
15 16,194 Henry VIII History
16 27,356 Richard III History
17 16,611 Henry VI, Part I History
18 14,666 King John History
19 31,721 Henry IV, Part I History
20 18,247 Henry VI, Part II History
21 16,638 Pericles History
22 23,056 Henry IV, Part II History
23 15,441 Henry VI, Part III History
24 23,481 Richard II History
25 29,377 Henry V History
26 1,546 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
27 13,872 Rape of Lucrece Poem
28 4,666 Lover's Complaint Poem
29 10,903 Venus and Adonis Poem
30 3,680 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
31 31,383 Sonnets Sonnet
32 148,991 Hamlet Tragedy
33 84,097 Othello Tragedy
34 31,351 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
35 20,166 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
36 35,416 Julius Caesar Tragedy
37 113,250 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
38 25,115 Coriolanus Tragedy
39 70,296 King Lear Tragedy
40 14,770 Timon of Athens Tragedy
41 22,973 Cymbeline Tragedy
42 162,427 Macbeth Tragedy
43 26,438 Titus Andronicus Tragedy

Last updated on July 31, 2016 at 3:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,367,996 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,424,709 (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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