Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 13,645 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
2 25,430 Measure for Measure Comedy
3 29,947 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
4 28,648 As You Like It Comedy
5 25,430 Winter's Tale Comedy
6 35,600 Merchant of Venice Comedy
7 23,438 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
8 14,323 Comedy of Errors Comedy
9 15,545 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
10 38,085 Twelfth Night Comedy
11 37,301 Tempest Comedy
12 22,580 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
13 51,754 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
14 23,324 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
15 14,518 Henry VI, Part III History
16 22,459 Richard II History
17 27,461 Henry V History
18 15,136 Henry VIII History
19 25,955 Richard III History
20 15,541 Henry VI, Part I History
21 13,701 King John History
22 30,181 Henry IV, Part I History
23 16,966 Henry VI, Part II History
24 15,743 Pericles History
25 21,644 Henry IV, Part II History
26 3,456 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
27 1,468 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
28 12,924 Rape of Lucrece Poem
29 4,347 Lover's Complaint Poem
30 10,143 Venus and Adonis Poem
31 29,221 Sonnets Sonnet
32 157,867 Macbeth Tragedy
33 25,290 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
34 144,486 Hamlet Tragedy
35 80,977 Othello Tragedy
36 29,543 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
37 18,946 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
38 34,105 Julius Caesar Tragedy
39 108,417 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
40 23,616 Coriolanus Tragedy
41 67,952 King Lear Tragedy
42 13,831 Timon of Athens Tragedy
43 21,534 Cymbeline Tragedy

Last updated on May 24, 2016 at 9:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,217,522 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,356,589 (42.2%) 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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