Most-searched works within OSS

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# Search count Work Genre
1 184,875 Winter's Tale Comedy
2 118,856 Venus and Adonis Poem
3 124,767 Two Gentlemen of Verona Comedy
4 225,365 Twelfth Night Comedy
5 184,368 Troilus and Cressida Tragedy
6 174,496 Titus Andronicus Tragedy
7 146,633 Timon of Athens Tragedy
8 183,577 Tempest Comedy
9 161,411 Taming of the Shrew Comedy
10 171,822 Sonnets Sonnet
11 403,494 Romeo and Juliet Tragedy
12 198,630 Richard III History
13 175,392 Richard II History
14 156,011 Rape of Lucrece Poem
15 11,733 Phoenix and the Turtle Poem
16 151,288 Pericles History
17 47,412 Passionate Pilgrim Poem
18 308,367 Othello Tragedy
19 182,365 Much Ado about Nothing Comedy
20 217,580 Midsummer Night's Dream Comedy
21 156,521 Merry Wives of Windsor Comedy
22 197,407 Merchant of Venice Comedy
23 170,835 Measure for Measure Comedy
24 464,831 Macbeth Tragedy
25 52,394 Lover's Complaint Poem
26 191,142 Love's Labour's Lost Comedy
27 292,451 King Lear Tragedy
28 165,735 King John History
29 178,077 Julius Caesar Tragedy
30 174,218 Henry VIII History
31 183,617 Henry VI, Part III History
32 200,296 Henry VI, Part II History
33 199,697 Henry VI, Part I History
34 258,425 Henry V History
35 221,430 Henry IV, Part II History
36 230,090 Henry IV, Part I History
37 470,404 Hamlet Tragedy
38 228,140 Cymbeline Tragedy
39 230,740 Coriolanus Tragedy
40 143,582 Comedy of Errors Comedy
41 218,237 As You Like It Comedy
42 240,474 Antony and Cleopatra Tragedy
43 217,512 All's Well That Ends Well Comedy

Last updated on November 22, 2019 at 1:00 pm (GMT0)

There have been 13,028,080 total searches since search logging began on September 22, 2012. Of those, 8,588,505 (65.9%) 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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