"Blithe in spirit and unerring in vision."
-- New York Magazine
"An architect's romp though five boroughs."
-- The Daily Record
, New Jersey
"A book for architectural gourmands and gastronomic gourmets."
-- The Village Voice
"Keen wit and perceptive observations."
-- The Book of the Month Club
"A definitive record of New York's architectural heritage . . . a witty and helpful pocketful which serves as arbiter of architects, baedeker for boulevardiers, catalog for the curious, primer for preservationists, [and] sourcebook to students. For all who seek to know of New York, it is here.
No home should be without a copy."
-- Municipal Art Society
"Smart, vivid, funny, and opionated."
-- The New York Times
Identifies major architectural sites in the five boroughs of New York City and offers suggestions for walking tours in each neighborhood.