Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 538,348 Macbeth Tragedy
2 208,045 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
3 542,687 Hamlet Tragedy
4 351,181 Othello Tragedy
5 299,224 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
6 220,006 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
7 209,632 Julius Caesar Tragedy
8 456,378 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
9 295,441 Coriolanus Tragedy
10 342,783 King Lear Tragedy
11 185,287 Timon of Athens Tragedy
12 291,076 Cymbeline Tragedy
13 201,460 Sonnets Sonnet
14 14,171 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
15 185,265 Rape of Lucrece Poem
16 63,141 Lover's Complaint Poem
17 141,079 Venus and Adonis Poem
18 57,258 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
19 207,290 Richard II History
20 310,498 Henry V History
21 209,471 Henry VIII History
22 233,872 Richard III History
23 239,040 Henry VI, Part I History
24 198,325 King John History
25 279,961 Henry IV, Part I History
26 240,875 Henry VI, Part II History
27 178,673 Pericles History
28 271,323 Henry IV, Part II History
29 218,662 Henry VI, Part III History
30 148,201 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
31 201,148 Measure for Measure Comedy
32 212,936 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
33 268,555 As You Like It Comedy
34 218,334 Winter's Tale Comedy
35 231,330 Merchant of Venice Comedy
36 192,745 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
37 184,274 Comedy of Errors Comedy
38 185,287 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
39 272,602 Twelfth Night Comedy
40 214,738 Tempest Comedy
41 225,696 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
42 247,542 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
43 266,698 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on June 4, 2020 at 5:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 15,180,124 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 10,240,394 (67.5%) 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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