D'Arcy, Martin Cyril, 1888-1976Alternative names
British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001123.0x000375
English Jesuit, philosopher, and author.
D'Arcy was born in Bath. He attended Oxford and the Pontifical Gregorian University; was ordained a priest in 1921. In 1927 he joined the faculty at Oxford and during this time received into the church a stream of famous converts, most notably, Evelyn Waugh. Between 1945 and 1950 he served as provincial superior of the Jesuits in England. D'Arcy authored 20 books, mainly on philosophical and religious topics. He died in London at the age of 88 in 1976.
From the description of Martin Cyril D'Arcy collection, 1940-1980, undated. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 31958266
- Philosophy and religion
- Penn, Buckinghamshire (as recorded)
- England (as recorded)