Ashcroft and Mermin, Solid State
Physics (1976). Some material out of date, but still a very good book.
Kittel, Introduction to Solid-State Physics. Famous
undergraduate level text, many different editions.
and Lifshitz, Statistical Physics, Part 1 (Course of Theoretical Physics
Vol. 5, 3rd edition, 1980). Very thorough and insightful coverage of
and Pitaevski, Statistical Physics: Theory of the Condensed
State (Course of Theoretical Physics Vol. 9, 1980). More advanced, many-body topics.
Tinkham, Introduction to Superconductivity (2nd edition,
Sander, Advanced Condensed Matter Physics (2009)
Marder, Condensed Matter
Chaikin and Lubensky, Principles of
Condensed Matter Physics (2003).
book with a focus on “soft” condensed matter topics not covered in other
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