Lady Chatterley's Lover ~ Banned in 1929

Lady Chatterley's Lover ~ Banned in 1929

by D. H. Lawrence
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Lady Chatterley's Lover ~ Banned in 1929 by D. H. Lawrence

Lady Chatterley's Lover is a novel by D. H. Lawrence written in 1928. The publication of the book caused a scandal due to its explicit sex scenes, including previously banned four-letter words, and perhaps particularly because the lovers were a working-class male and an aristocratic female.

The story is said to have originated from events in Lawrence's own unhappy domestic life, and he took inspiration for the settings of the book from Ilkeston in Derbyshire where he lived for a while. According to some critics the fling of Lady Ottoline Morrell with "Tiger", a young stonemason who came to carve plinths for her garden statues also influenced the story.

This edition is from the original. Read this classic story by D. H. Lawrence now!

Product Details

BN ID: 2940012262387
Publisher: Robin Michell
Publication date: 03/01/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 145,119
File size: 320 KB

About the Author

Date of Birth:

September 11, 1885

Date of Death:

March 2, 1930

Place of Birth:

Eastwood, Nottinghamshire, England

Place of Death:

Vence, France

Education:

Nottingham University College, teacher training certificate, 1908

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Lady Chatterley's Lover ~ Banned in 1929 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous 8 months ago
Enjoyed the writing.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love romance stories and this one is a classic. Very well written and entertaining. So much better than a 'dime store' novel of today!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Bn..........