by (one's) own hand

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by (one's) own hand

Committed by oneself or as a direct result of one's actions. Though she put everything she had into the company, it was by her own hand that it became marred by corruption and scandal.
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Who fired these shots may never be fully known, but BY HIS OWN HAND takes a healthy stab at a case with no eyewitnesses.
Ellis' style is to eloquently detail ocean life and illustrate it with drawings by his own hand.