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VATICAN PUBLISHING HOUSE
Long associated with the names of Aldo Manunzio and sons, and linked with the Vatican Press, the Editrice Vaticana now handles the numerous publications of the congregations and organs of the Roman Curia. It became an autonomous agency in 1926.