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Pontius who loves you know a joke

DMI number:
16882
First Line:
Pontius who loves you know a joke
Last Line:
Pray bring your brother wits to see it
Poem Genre / Form:
Comic verse, Joke / jest, and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Marriage, Part of the body[Hair], Sex / relations between the sexes[Battle of wits], and Wit
Related People
Author:
Matthew Prior
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Wright and Spears I: 684-5.
Content/Publication
Title:
Miscellaneous works of his late excellency Matthew Prior [ECCO] [T75653]
Page No(s):
pp.71-72
Poem Title:
Pontius and Pontia.
Attribution:
Matthew Prior
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
Poems on several occasions [T75638] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
Pontius and Pontia.
Attribution:
Title-page attribution, 'By Matthew Prior, Esq'.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
Poems on several occasions [T75645]
Page No(s):
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
Pontius and Pontia.
Attribution:
Title-page attribution, 'By Matthew Prior, Esq'.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
Poems on several occasions [T75657]
Page No(s):
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
Pontius and Pontia.
Attribution:
Title-page attribution, 'By Matthew Prior, Esq'.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
Title:
The muse's vagaries or the merry mortal's companion [Part I] [ESTC T170724]
Page No(s):
pp.24-25
Poem Title:
Pontius and Pontia.
Attribution:
Contents page attribution: By the same [i.e. Prior]
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior