Lover explores the intense affair between the
sexually frustrated Connie - whose husband, Clifford, is paralysed
from the waist down - and Oliver Mellors, the family
First published in 1928, the novel challenged the social and sexual
taboos of its time and was immediately banned as obscene.
Lawrence's last and most famout work of fiction, it was eventually
published in full in 1960 to mark the thirtieth anniversary of the