OTA Top Downloads 2016

Date: 5 January 2017

The top 20 most frequently downloaded items from the Oxford Text Archive in the calendar year 2016.

Number of downloads Title Author ID Class
9313The poems of John KeatsKeats, John, 1795-18213259text
8351VOICE: Vienna-Oxford International Corpus of EnglishBarbara Seidlhofer2542corpus
6543British National Corpus, XML editionBNC Consortium2554corpus
4936British National Corpus, Baby editionBNC Consortium2553corpus
4616The four seasons, and other poems. By James ThomsonThomson, James, 1700-1748.3549ECCO
4407An account of the proceedings against the rebels, and other prisoners, tried before the Lord Chief Justice Jefferies: and other judges in the west of England, in 1685. for taking arms under the Duke of Monmouth. ... To which is prefix'd, the Duke of Monmouth's, the Earl of Argyle's, and the Pretender's declarations, that the reader may the better judge of the cause of the several rebellions.4431ECCO
3696Beggar's opera. Libretto.Gay, John, 1685-17323257text
3663New York newspaper advertisements and news items: 1777-17793151text
3613The history of the most noble Order of the Garter: Wherein is set forth an account of the town, castle, chappel, and college of Windsor; ... To which is prefix'd, a discourse of knighthood in general, ... Collected by Elias Ashmole, ... The whole illustrated with proper sculptures.Ashmole, Elias, 1617-1692.5268ECCO
3564The peerage of Scotland: containing an historical and genealogical account of the nobility of that Kingdom. ... By George Crawfurd, Esq;.Crawford, George, fl. 1710.5301ECCO
3517The peerage of Scotland: containing an historical and genealogical account of the nobility of that kingdom, ... collected from the public records, and ancient chartularies of this nation, ... Illustrated with copper-plates. By Robert Douglas, Esq;.Douglas, Robert, Sir, 1694-1770.5314ECCO
3514The Life of Charlotte BrontëGaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-18653094text
3014Miscellaneous works: of Edward Gibbon, Esquire. With memoirs of his life and writings, composed by himself: illustrated from his letters, with occasional notes and narrative, by John Lord Sheffield. In two volumes. ... [pt.1]Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794.4652ECCO
2771The history and antiquities of the town and county of the town of Newcastle upon Tyne: including an account of the coal trade of that place and embellished with engraved views of the publick buildings, &c. ... By John Brand, ... [pt.1]Brand, John, 1744-1806.5299ECCO
2547The history of Newcastle upon Tyne: or, the ancient and present state of that town. By the late Henry Bourne, ...Bourne, Henry, 1696-1733.5244ECCO
2441The Catholic encyclopediaDictionaries, etc.3156text
2384The Roaring Girl or Moll CutpurseDekker, Thomas and Middleton, Thomas3006text
2169The history of English poetry: from the close of the eleventh to the commencement of the eighteenth century. To which are prefixed, two dissertations. ... By Thomas Warton, ... [pt.1]Warton, Thomas, 1728-1790.5308ECCO
2118The history and antiquities of the county palatine, of Durham: by William Hutchinson ... [pt.2]Hutchinson, William, 1732-1814.4835ECCO
2089The unsex'd females: a poem, addressed to the author of the Pursuits of literaturePolwhele, Richard, 1760-18383251text