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The Lady Chatterley's Lover Trial

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When Penguin Books tried to publish the unexpurgated version of Lady Chatterley's Lover in 1960, they were promptly prosecuted under the Obscene Publication Act, which Parliament had passed the previous year. To mark the thirtieth anniversary of the trial, the court transcript is reproduced in this text, along with a comprehensive introduction by the late H. Montgomery Hyde, setting out the legal and social background to the case.

This text is in good, used condition with minor wear visible on the dust jacket only.

This book would make an interesting read for fans of D. H. Lawrence's famous 1928 text, or those interested in publishing laws and the history of literary freedom.

Item details

Author(s):
H. Montgomery Hyde (editor)
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
The Bodley Head, London
Title:
The Lady Chatterley's Lover Trial

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When Penguin Books tried to publish the unexpurgated version of Lady Chatterley's Lover in 1960, they were promptly prosecuted under the Obscene Publication Act, which Parliament had passed the previous year. To mark the thirtieth anniversary of the trial, the court transcript is reproduced in this text, along with a comprehensive introduction by the late H. Montgomery Hyde, setting out the legal and social background to the case.

This text is in good, used condition with minor wear visible on the dust jacket only.

This book would make an interesting read for fans of D. H. Lawrence's famous 1928 text, or those interested in publishing laws and the history of literary freedom.

Author(s):
H. Montgomery Hyde (editor)
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
The Bodley Head, London
Title:
The Lady Chatterley's Lover Trial

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