Swift, in the care of his relatives, was sent to school at Kilkenny Grammar School. The young man was educated because of the patronage of his Uncle, Godwin Swift. The reader gets facts about the lands he visits; with no signs of emotion or passion.
The Houyhnhnms are very curious about Gulliver, who seems to be both a Yahoo and civilized, but, after Gulliver describes his country and its history to the master Houyhnhnmthe Houyhnhnm concludes that the people of England are not more reasonable than the Yahoos. After the Restoration, Anglican divines were understandably wary of such potentially subversive readings of Scripture.
He finds the farm fields in ruin and the people living in apparent squalor. Who wrote this essay? To conclude; what liberty Adam had at first to make any complex Ideas of mixed Modes, by no other Pattern, but by his own Thoughts, the same have all Men ever since had.