How Long to Read The Birds

By Aristophanes

How Long Does it Take to Read The Birds?

It takes the average reader 1 hour and 44 minutes to read The Birds by Aristophanes

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


This is an English translation of Aristophanes’ greatest comedy the Birds and is the story of birds taking control of the government. Includes background material on the historical and cultural context of this work, suggestions for further reading, and notes. Focus Classical Library provides close translations with notes and essays to provide access to understanding Greek culture.

How long is The Birds?

The Birds by Aristophanes is 103 pages long, and a total of 26,059 words.

This makes it 35% the length of the average book. It also has 32% more words than the average book.

How Long Does it Take to Read The Birds Aloud?

The average oral reading speed is 183 words per minute. This means it takes 2 hours and 22 minutes to read The Birds aloud.

What Reading Level is The Birds?

The Birds is suitable for students ages 10 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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