Lady Chatterley's Lover Author:D.H. Lawrence First published in Florence in 1928, Lady Chatterley's Lover was banned in England until a celebrated high-court judgment in 1960. The passionate relationship between a Lady and a working-class man, as described by D.H. Lawrence, was considered obscene. — The story concerns a young married woman, Constance (Lady Chatterley), whose upper-class hus... more »band has been paralysed and rendered impotent. Her sexual frustration leads her into an affair with the gamekeeper, Oliver Mellors.
A watershed in twentieth-century literary fiction because of its sensational content, the novel has earned for itself an enduring readership and lasting notoriety.« less