Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 29,530 As You Like It Comedy
2 26,268 Winter's Tale Comedy
3 36,650 Merchant of Venice Comedy
4 25,622 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
5 14,819 Comedy of Errors Comedy
6 16,202 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
7 38,925 Twelfth Night Comedy
8 38,372 Tempest Comedy
9 23,380 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
10 53,091 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
11 24,216 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
12 14,084 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
13 26,114 Measure for Measure Comedy
14 31,269 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
15 15,713 Henry VIII History
16 26,825 Richard III History
17 16,189 Henry VI, Part I History
18 14,276 King John History
19 31,100 Henry IV, Part I History
20 17,735 Henry VI, Part II History
21 16,272 Pericles History
22 22,507 Henry IV, Part II History
23 15,088 Henry VI, Part III History
24 23,064 Richard II History
25 28,684 Henry V History
26 1,507 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
27 13,478 Rape of Lucrece Poem
28 4,552 Lover's Complaint Poem
29 10,609 Venus and Adonis Poem
30 3,587 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
31 30,816 Sonnets Sonnet
32 147,896 Hamlet Tragedy
33 83,308 Othello Tragedy
34 30,807 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
35 19,723 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
36 34,899 Julius Caesar Tragedy
37 112,158 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
38 24,523 Coriolanus Tragedy
39 69,505 King Lear Tragedy
40 14,403 Timon of Athens Tragedy
41 22,421 Cymbeline Tragedy
42 161,499 Macbeth Tragedy
43 26,008 Titus Andronicus Tragedy

Last updated on July 2, 2016 at 5:00 am (GMT0)

There have been 3,316,946 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 1,402,274 (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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