The Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 1889, Vol. 4 (Classic Reprint)
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Excerpt from The Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 1889, Vol. 4<br><br>In the doorways and under roofs of stables and other outhouses, or between closely - set rafters.<br><br>Under the roofs of caves they occur in clusters; often containing fifty or more nests, with isolated ones, or small clumps of two or three in close proximity to the central mass.<br><br>Their nests, which take a long time to construct, are composed of agglutinated saliva, mixed with a few feathers and straws; they are of no particular shape, but if in a hole or other confined place, it necessarily takes its shape they are at times long and narrow, occasionally almost round, but generally they are of an irregular oblong shape.<br><br>The entrance is a portion of the upper part of the nest left unfinished.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.