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Try a Dull Knife (1968) [Short Story]
by Harlan Ellison Rating: Weighted - 7.9 / Average - 8.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (IBList user synopsis):

A man discovers that there is a limit to how much of others' problems he can take on to himself.

First appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October, 1968.

Original title: Try a Dull Knife
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorVampires

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Beast That Shouted Love at the Heart of the World, the (1969) [Collection]
      Author: Harlan Ellison
     Alone Against Tomorrow: A 10-Year Survey (1971) [Collection]
      Author: Harlan Ellison
     Time of the Eye, the (1974) [Collection]
      Author: Harlan Ellison
     Mammoth Book of Vampires, the (1992) [Anthology]
      Authors: Neil Gaiman , Harlan Ellison , Clive Barker , Tanith Lee , F. Paul Wilson , Ramsey Campbell , Michael Marshall Smith , Robert Bloch , Brian Lumley , Paul J. McAuley , Brian M. Stableford , Howard Waldrop , Melanie Tem , Steve Rasnic Tem , Nancy Holder , Manly Wade Wellman , Karl Edward Wagner , Chelsea Quinn Yarbro , Graham Masterton , Kim Newman , Basil Copper , Peter Tremayne , Christopher Fowler , F. Marion Crawford , Simon Clark , Dennis Etchison , Nancy Kilpatrick , David J. Schow , Hugh B. Cave , Tina Rath , Sydney J. Bounds , Richard Christian Matheson , Frances Garfield , R. Chetwynd-Hayes , Les Daniels , John Burke

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