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From the archives

Untying the Knot

A new book untangles historical confusion and contemporary anxieties about marriage

Thou Art Anxious

Decisions, decisions

Keep in Touch

Why digital connections can’t sustain health, happiness or politics

The Wayward Ones

The lives of mistresses examined through the ages.

Sondra Gotlieb

A History of Mistresses

Elizabeth Abbott


510 pages, hardcover

ISBN: 0002000466

Sondra Gotlieb is author of, among other books, True Confessions, which won the Leacock Prize for Humour, and Wife Of, which was a finalist for the same prize. She currently writes a humour column for the National Post.