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Good Anatomy for Artists Book?

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I wound up with a few amazon.com gift certificates, so I wanted to get a good anatomy book to study, one targeted at artists with lots of useful diagrams and explanations of muscle and bone, so that I can master the human form. Any suggestions of good/useful books that you pros studied back in the day and found helpful?

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Anatmony for the Artist as mentioned above is a good resource, also you might wanna look at these:

The Human Machine (Bridgman)
http://www.amazon.com/Human-Machine-George-B-Bridgman/dp/0486227073/ref=pd_bbs_sr_5/102-3322613-5742519?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1183980962&sr=8-5

Constructive Anatomy (Bridgman)
http://www.amazon.com/Constructive-Anatomy-Dover-Books-Instruction/dp/0486211045/ref=pd_bbs_sr_2/102-3322613-5742519?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1183980962&sr=8-2

Vilppu Drawing Manual (Villpu)
http://www.amazon.com/Vilppu-Drawing-Manual-Glenn-V/dp/189205311X/ref=pd_bbs_2/102-3322613-5742519?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1183980977&sr=8-2

and here's a 30 page PDF byr Erik M. Gist: (Amazing figurative artist)
http://www.erikgist.com/ErikGist_WattsAtelierFigureTutorial.pdf

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Thanks! The gift certificate doesn't work for any of them for some reason... (I think because they're not sold directly by amazon), but I might buy one anyway. Gotta learn my anatomy

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