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Lady Chatterley's Lover - D.H. Lawrence, Doris Lessing, Chester Brown, Michael Squires
Lady Chatterley's Lover
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One of the most extraordinary literary works of the twentieth century, Lady Chatterley's Lover was banned in England and the United States after its initial publication in 1928. The unexpurgated edition did not appear in America until 1959, after one of the most spectacular legal battles in... show more
One of the most extraordinary literary works of the twentieth century, Lady Chatterley's Lover was banned in England and the United States after its initial publication in 1928. The unexpurgated edition did not appear in America until 1959, after one of the most spectacular legal battles in publishing history.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780143039617 (014303961X)
ASIN: 014303961X
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Pages no: 364
Edition language: English
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rameau's ramblings
rameau's ramblings rated it
1.0 I don't think D. H. Lawrence liked women much.
This is a terrible, racist book. That's where the only remaining shock factor lies. Recommended reading to no one.
Oh My Aslan
Oh My Aslan rated it
I decided to read this book because it was a famous banned book. It was seen by many as being obscene. This was an interesting book. Some of the sex parts were unintentionally funny (ex. Mellors comparing his wife's vagina to a beak and all the John Thomas/Lady Jane talk). On the other hand it did...
Dem
Dem rated it
1.0 Lady Chatterley's Lover
Book Club Read for November for Sit in Book Club.I finished this book only because it was a bookclub read and in order to discuss a book at meetings I really feel I need the full story. I thought this book was crap and I will explain why I thought so.The Novel was banned and I do think that if it h...
Flicker Reads
Flicker Reads rated it
4.0 Lady Chatterley's Lover
Really, a very tender and beautiful love story. I'm not a subscriber to its philosophy, but I think that it is very true to itself and quite interesting. There is nothing overtly lurid in its sexuality; compared to today's use of sex in stories, it is extremely tasteful - even soulful. My one issue ...
Aerin
Aerin rated it
3.5 Review: Lady Chatterley's Lover, by D.H. Lawrence
I think that Lady Chatterley's Lover is a book a lot of people have heard about, but perhaps not so many have read - at least, not since its heyday in the 60's as a bohemian cult novel, free-love manifesto, and object lesson in the sordid appeal of banned books. And to this day, it has a certain r...
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