How Long to Read HAMLET

By William Shakespeare

How Long Does it Take to Read HAMLET?

It takes the average reader 21 hours and 26 minutes to read HAMLET by William Shakespeare

Assuming a reading speed of 250 words per minute. Learn more


The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, written by William Shakespeare between 1599 and 1601, is set in Denmark and recounts how Prince Hamlet exacts revenge on his uncle Claudius, who murdered the King, takes the throne and marries Hamlet's mother. Life of William Shakespeare is a biography of William Shakespeare by the eminent critic Sidney Lee. This book was one of the first major biographies of the Bard of Avon. It was published in 1898, based on the article contributed to the Dictionary of National Biography. William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely...

How long is HAMLET?

HAMLET by William Shakespeare is 1,256 pages long, and a total of 321,536 words.

This makes it 424% the length of the average book. It also has 393% more words than the average book.

How Long Does it Take to Read HAMLET Aloud?

The average oral reading speed is 183 words per minute. This means it takes 29 hours and 17 minutes to read HAMLET aloud.

What Reading Level is HAMLET?

HAMLET is suitable for students ages 12 and up.

Note that there may be other factors that effect this rating besides length that are not factored in on this page. This may include things like complex language or sensitive topics not suitable for students of certain ages.

When deciding what to show young students always use your best judgement and consult a professional.

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