From Tolkien Gateway
|Position||Lawyer and Mountaineer|
|Affiliation||The Notion Club|
Sir Gerard Manface was a member of the Notion Club.
Sir Gerard Manface was educated at All Souls and became a lawyer by occupation. His main hobby was mountaineering and he was well traveled. He had many children, for whom he wrote many unpublished books and tales. He was a special friend of Philip Frankley, though he was not resident in Oxford and seldom appeared at the Notion Club.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Sauron Defeated, "Part Two: The Notion Club Papers: Foreword and List of Members"