Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 30,326 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
2 17,876 Comedy of Errors Comedy
3 19,803 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
4 46,081 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 44,969 Tempest Comedy
6 28,156 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
7 62,924 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
8 29,050 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
9 17,859 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
10 30,885 Measure for Measure Comedy
11 38,411 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
12 35,881 As You Like It Comedy
13 31,656 Winter's Tale Comedy
14 44,183 Merchant of Venice Comedy
15 32,814 Richard III History
16 20,128 Henry VI, Part I History
17 17,700 King John History
18 36,964 Henry IV, Part I History
19 21,950 Henry VI, Part II History
20 19,503 Pericles History
21 27,050 Henry IV, Part II History
22 18,447 Henry VI, Part III History
23 27,465 Richard II History
24 33,986 Henry V History
25 19,486 Henry VIII History
26 17,146 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 5,677 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 13,419 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 4,454 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 1,875 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 36,575 Sonnets Sonnet
32 23,947 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
33 39,828 Julius Caesar Tragedy
34 136,674 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
35 29,206 Coriolanus Tragedy
36 82,473 King Lear Tragedy
37 18,192 Timon of Athens Tragedy
38 27,408 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 195,773 Macbeth Tragedy
40 30,211 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
41 171,562 Hamlet Tragedy
42 99,651 Othello Tragedy
43 36,642 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy

Last updated on February 23, 2017 at 2:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,942,109 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,689,492 (42.9%) 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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