Mr. Aschersleben

Mr. Aschersleben

Biography: 

Half-brother to the wife of Karl David Kircheisen.

Life with Boswell: 

Boswell met him at the Kircheisens in Berlin on August 27, 1764, describing him as a "captain of the cavalry, [who] was so much wounded that he quitted the service. He is a changable, splenetic, unhappy man."