New book explores whether Abraham Lincoln was gay


The historical fiction “Courting Mr. Lincoln” focuses on the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and his future wife, Mary Todd — as well as his best friend, Joshua Speed, with whom he shared a bed while living in Springfield, Ill. The Post talked to author Louis Bayard about why Honest Abe’s sex life made such compelling…

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