Lady Chatterley's Lover Author:D. H. Lawrence Banned from the mails when it was first published in the spring of 1959, Lady Chatterley's Lover was brought to court and vindicated in the now famous decision by judge Frederick Van Pelt Bryan. — "It may, in fact . . . be said that these scenes in Lady Chatterley's Lover contain the best descriptions of sexual experience that have yet been writt... more »en in English. It is certainly not true, as is sometimes asserted, that erotic sensation either cannot or ought no to be written about. D. H. Lawrence has demonstrated here how interesting and how varied they are, and how important to the comprehension of emotional situations in which they play a part.