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This is the home site of Stephen W. Plumb, author of the new 2006 book "Notable New York: A Walking Guide to the Historic Homes of Famous (and Infamous) New Yorkers." It has been published in two volumes covering the West and East Sides of Manhattan.

Book One:
Notable New York
A Walking Guide to the Historic Homes of Famous (and Infamous) New Yorkers. The West Side & Greenwich Village.

Book Two:
Notable New York
A Walking Guide to the Historic homes of Famous (and Infamous) New Yorkers. The East Side.

These two volumes in combination identify 1500 people in 62 walking tours with street maps, photos, and anecdotes about the colorful lives of these memorable New Yorkers at each destination.


Steve Plumb's Notable New York books are available in the U.S. and in Canada in travel book stores, independent book stores, chain bookstores, as well as through internet book sellers. Individual copies of the books may be obtained from the publisher at 1-800-669-4908. Notable New York is handled to the bookselling trade through IPG Books, Chicago (1 - 800 888-4741)


Other books by the Author:

The Streets Where They Lived: A Walking Guide to the Residences of Famous New Yorkers (1989)

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