John Buchan lived here
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John Buchan lived here

John Buchan wrote The Thirty Nine Steps here.


Scottish author John Buchan (1875-1940) lived here between 1913 and 1919.

He was a prolific author, writing over 100 titles, the most famous being The Thirty Nine Steps which he wrote here. In the novel, the protagonist Richard Hannay, also lived here.

Location: 76 Portland Place, Marylebone, London, W1B 1NT