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Fragment 17 of Empedocles has long been recognized as the most important in the corpus. In 1998, the significance of this 35-line fragment was further increased by the publication of the Strasbourg papyrus, containing roughly 74 lines of Empedocles.
Trepanier, Simon (2000) "The Structure of Empedocles' Fragment 17," Essays in Philosophy: Vol. 1: Iss. 1, Article 1.