Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 25,577 Tempest Comedy
2 14,936 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
3 35,975 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
4 15,848 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
5 8,829 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
6 17,948 Measure for Measure Comedy
7 21,742 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
8 18,942 As You Like It Comedy
9 17,548 Winter's Tale Comedy
10 25,565 Merchant of Venice Comedy
11 14,733 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
12 9,582 Comedy of Errors Comedy
13 9,779 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
14 27,596 Twelfth Night Comedy
15 10,456 Henry VI, Part II History
16 10,751 Pericles History
17 13,874 Henry IV, Part II History
18 9,195 Henry VI, Part III History
19 15,100 Richard II History
20 17,655 Henry V History
21 8,751 Henry VIII History
22 17,588 Richard III History
23 9,590 Henry VI, Part I History
24 8,322 King John History
25 22,186 Henry IV, Part I History
26 6,166 Venus and Adonis Poem
27 2,169 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
28 960 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
29 7,718 Rape of Lucrece Poem
30 2,755 Lover's Complaint Poem
31 20,715 Sonnets Sonnet
32 49,962 King Lear Tragedy
33 8,573 Timon of Athens Tragedy
34 13,667 Cymbeline Tragedy
35 113,230 Macbeth Tragedy
36 16,360 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
37 104,710 Hamlet Tragedy
38 58,889 Othello Tragedy
39 20,332 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
40 12,312 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
41 24,514 Julius Caesar Tragedy
42 72,664 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
43 16,239 Coriolanus Tragedy

Last updated on July 1, 2015 at 12:00 pm (GMT-4)

There have been 2,293,197 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 934,732 (40.8%) 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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