Lady Chatterley's Lover

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Jan Förlag, 1956 - Adultery - 279 pages
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Banned in 1928, and when it was published here in 1960, this frank depiction of a young woman's sensual awakening was at the centre of a sensational obscenity trial in 1963. Constance Chatterley is deeply unhappy; married to an invalid, she is almost as inwardly paralysed as her husband. Oppressed by her dreary life, she finds refuge and regeneration in the arms of Mellors the game-keeper.

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I also really appreciated the depiction of intimacy. - LibraryThing
I found Lawrence's writing to be a bit repetitive. - LibraryThing
I found the ending extremely unpredictable. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - crashmyparty - LibraryThing

I knew, before reading this book, that Lady Chatterley's Lover had a scandalous history, so I figured it must get pretty hot and heavy. But I didn't expect the eloquent, elegant authorship of this ... Read full review

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User Review  - GraceZ - LibraryThing

Very mixed feelings about this book. At first I really didn't like it that much. I found Lawrence's writing to be a bit repetitive. He would come up with a nice way of describing something, and then ... Read full review


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