Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 24,216 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
2 53,560 Twelfth Night Comedy
3 52,084 Tempest Comedy
4 33,384 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
5 73,928 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
6 35,510 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy
7 20,930 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
8 36,950 Measure for Measure Comedy
9 48,671 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
10 43,770 As You Like It Comedy
11 37,450 Winter's Tale Comedy
12 51,437 Merchant of Venice Comedy
13 37,998 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
14 21,867 Comedy of Errors Comedy
15 22,590 King John History
16 44,686 Henry IV, Part I History
17 27,528 Henry VI, Part II History
18 24,788 Pericles History
19 35,579 Henry IV, Part II History
20 31,516 Henry VI, Part III History
21 32,950 Richard II History
22 44,676 Henry V History
23 24,530 Henry VIII History
24 39,440 Richard III History
25 27,659 Henry VI, Part I History
26 22,400 Rape of Lucrece Poem
27 7,690 Lover's Complaint Poem
28 17,357 Venus and Adonis Poem
29 6,242 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
30 2,246 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
31 42,611 Sonnets Sonnet
32 161,945 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
33 36,993 Coriolanus Tragedy
34 94,494 King Lear Tragedy
35 22,998 Timon of Athens Tragedy
36 34,185 Cymbeline Tragedy
37 223,772 Macbeth Tragedy
38 35,332 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
39 192,732 Hamlet Tragedy
40 115,749 Othello Tragedy
41 44,380 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
42 28,420 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
43 46,337 Julius Caesar Tragedy

Last updated on July 22, 2017 at 6:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 4,565,499 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 2,029,984 (44.5%) 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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