For The Week she named six favorite books that also make the most of lists.
One of her titles:
The Kama Sutra by VatsayanaRead about the other five titles.
Sure, we all know the exhaustively gymnastic mix-and-match listings of Sexual Union found here (“Congress of the Cow”!). But don’t overlook the lists on how to choose friends and messengers, resolve “love quarrels,” the Arts & Sciences to be studied, and generally terrific (and still relevant) relationship advice.
John Sutherland, in his list of books about lists, intentionally omitted one title that Ison includes.