The Tale of Genji: Dreams at Dawn, Volume 3

By Waki Yamato

One of Prince Genji’s lovers is the daughter of his political rival as well as the consort of Genji’s own brother. Dangerous love sometimes brings tragedy. Though Genji has now married Lady Murasaki, who’s grown up to look just like Princess Fujitsubo, his search for the ideal woman continues. He continues to see Oborozukiyo, his brother’s wife, in an ongoing affair, but eventually, they’re discovered. Suspected of plotting treachery, Genji is ousted from the political world …

Feb 26 2019 | 257 pages