I would have liked a book as well...
here is what I found on MAK's site www.mak.magic.com
looks like to different versions one normal with these features;
Included on the DVDs:
Rare lost film lectures
Original drawings of Grants illusions
Vintage film footage with Gen Grant Jay & Francis Marshall and other greats
Interviews with people who knew Grant
Color film footage of Grant demonstrating his creations
Experience the history of this most amazing magician, inventor and teacher.
There are also a host of special features you will want to see including downloadable copies of Grant's most popular manuscripts & a slide show tour showing how the effects came to be.
and a special collectors addition limited to 100 copies;
Special Edition Collectors Exclusive
Limited to 100 numbered copies
All the great features included in the 3 DVD disk set
Booklet of U.F. Grants unpublished personal creations, limited to 100 pieces.
23 by 34 inch poster for your magic room.
Best of all a portrait of U.F. Grant burned into a piece of solid oak. sample can be found here http://www.vermontwoodburnings.com
I can't wait to get a copy for me as I also drooled over the old catalogs myself....